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atic: 1:35 Bonco XXIII with interior

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  • Kim Sleep
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    Holy Crap...that is truly amazing!

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  • DrSchmidt
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    Fuel lines and the pusch rods for the rocking levers....tedious.

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  • trout
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    No, Bob will replace David with AI technology that will mimic David's responses. David will become like the (old) show Max Headroom. He will live forever!

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  • Subculture
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    Dave's Id monster is about to go on the rampage. Cue eerie electronic sounds from the Barron's.

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  • He Who Shall Not Be Named
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    That picture of the engine makes it very clear: the machines make model parts better than any human hand could. The ghosts of the Krell beckon!

    David

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  • DrSchmidt
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    Diesel is taking shape. Quite pleased with the quality of the 3D-printed parts...

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  • DrSchmidt
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    Started priniting the parts for the Diesel. Took me some time to get the motor block right, but getting there.

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  • DrSchmidt
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    Started experimenting with my new 3D printer. Some t-frames for first fitting tests. Quite pleased with it...

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  • DrSchmidt
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    Added the stern hydroplane drive. Again a rotating shaft drives a gear that re-directs the rotation downwars by 90°. A threaded drive then translates the rotation into an up and down movement that is then re-directed via a deflection lever towards the plane itself....tricky.

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  • DrSchmidt
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    Puzzle work....the rudder works via a thread drive. The respective crank rods are a pain to fit in. Had to re-design the ventilation tubes more than one time.

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  • DrSchmidt
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    Click image for larger version  Name:	Screenshot 2020-01-25 at 17.11.24.png Views:	0 Size:	97.2 KB ID:	136325Found a basic drawing of a Dräger circulating blower. This is one installed in a Type IXc, but similar ones were also installed in the XXIII boats.

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  • DrSchmidt
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    Working on the toilet...a special one that was emptied using compressed air.

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  • DrSchmidt
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    The creeper motor support.....elegant solution they found back then:

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  • DrSchmidt
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    That's exactly what I'm planning to do....

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  • Subculture
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    If you're planning on printing this, it'll probably pay you to buy your own printer with the price of them these days, versus bureau costs.

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