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Awesome Aircraft Carrier

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by Stickseler, Jul 3, 2006.

  1. Stickseler

    Stickseler 3/4 ton status

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    I wish I had the patience :bow: :bow: :bow:

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  2. Stickseler

    Stickseler 3/4 ton status

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    That is awesome. :saweet:
     
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    I honestly don't want to calculate the amount of money it took to create that.
     
  5. Desert Rat

    Desert Rat Fetch the comfy chair

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    Somebody isn't getting laid..............
     
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    When I was into modeling, every once in awhile I got one of the modeling magazines. One issue, they had a feature on a model that IIRC was the USS Enterprise. I don't remember what scale, but it was a complete model like this one, complete with takeoffs and landings being depicted on the deck.
     
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    someone needs to get out of the house
     
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    Good God, that's a lotta Legos!

    Somebody definitely needs to get laid...
     
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    He was out of the house... didn't you see him by the water?

    I wonder if that thing would float?
     
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    lol what do you think he did after that picture
     
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    Wow.. straight up wow...
     
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    You were a model? :bow: :haha:
     
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    Nor the time it took either.......:eek1:
     
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    I work on the real USS Harry S. Truman. He did pretty good on the outside but of course there are small probs with it. There is no way I could or would ever do that. I wonder how many hours that took...
     
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    I bet it would. I used to make stuff out of Legos to put into the fish tank (until I got tired of cleaning them afterwards) and they would always float if I didin't build it under water because of the trapt air. When you pop them together a tiny bit of air is captured inside of the bricks, not a lot but enough to float the two bricks. Do that over and over and he's got a ton of air in there.

    -Avery
     
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    I was going about the would it float equation differently. I started thinking in terms of displacement and got to wondering if it really would float. I'm not so sure it would
     
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    Maybe it's hollow inside? I bet it's superglues together too...
     
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    Can you say OCD....
     
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    It would probably float, but unless its weighted at the bottom it would not be very stable. Most likley it would end up on its side.
     
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    I never seen that set at Toys-r-us?
     

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