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For those who want an MT-01

Discussion in 'The Pub' at netrider.net.au started by nil_orally, Jun 18, 2008.

  1. A do-it-yourself kit


     
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  2. I've put this on the back burner after building it over a couple of weeks.

    It takes ages and I've only started the push rods and engine fins.

    It'll look great... when I've finished... :oops:
     
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  3. Wonder if it would be possible to blow it up onto larger paper and make a larger model.

    Or even a full sized one lol

    I wish I was that bored and had that much time on my hands
     
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  4. Roarin made one of these - an R1 - while he was laid up with a broken somethingorother. It's all kinds of awesome, you can see the little header pipes and cylinders under the fairing. Amazing.
     
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  5. You’d want to use fairly thick paper or card because otherwise it simply wouldn’t hold its shape if it were any bigger
     
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  6. Most inkjets will do quite thick card if you ask 'em nicely. Certainly thicker than the manufacturers specify for Epsons and Canons. Probably voids your warranty though :) .
     
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  7. i once tried to create a life size woman in this fashion however the cardboard box was too rough.



    my apologies..im drunk :?
     
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  8. Print it out on an A0 plotter and stick the paper to thin hobby-board. Then use a jig-saw and scoring knife to make a full size version.

    buy why bother. You'll pick one of these up for a song in a few years.
     
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  9. You'd think so, but there's so many layers and glue on the MT-01 model that it seems to hold together quite well...
     
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