Rocketship Mark IV

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Project by bj383ss posted 08-15-2014 12:23 PM 1897 views 17 times favorited 29 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my favorite out of all 4. I had a lot of fun building it and turning it. It is the first time I have a made a segmented turning. I added some brass brads to give it a steam punk feel.



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#1 posted 08-15-2014 12:27 PM

I have to agree that this is my favourite out of the 4 you have posted well made and finished

-- Derek, Kent, UK,

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#2 posted 08-15-2014 12:33 PM

Great job and I like the jig you made to do the drilling!
All are real nice but I agree this one is the top.

-- (the only thing in there she says is....tap on head..........tap..........tap..... saw dust) - James

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#3 posted 08-15-2014 01:03 PM

Those are so cool. Brought me right back to the old movies I’d watch. Well done.

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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#4 posted 08-15-2014 01:24 PM

That’s awesome.

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#5 posted 08-15-2014 01:29 PM

I like them all. Real cool! Those would be awesome peppermills.

-- stay thirsty my friends...

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#6 posted 08-15-2014 02:39 PM

Nice!!!! I love the design of the ship….very similar to Buck Rogers or Bug’s Bunny (ie. Looney Tunes!). Did you come up with this yourself or plans?

-- Al,New Jersey -To thine own self be true

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#7 posted 08-15-2014 02:59 PM

Really cool stuff.

-- Chris K

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#8 posted 08-15-2014 03:07 PM

That is my favorite one also…however they are all nice. Buck Rogers would be very proud..!

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#9 posted 08-15-2014 03:13 PM

I like the last one best too. Being a utilitarian, I would like to see it also function as a container, but it’s very cool just the way it is. Very nice work on this.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#10 posted 08-15-2014 04:14 PM

Very cool. I’m gonna have to make one for my nephew!

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#11 posted 08-15-2014 04:47 PM

This is so cool.
What a fun way to dream about what could have been.
I like these a lot.


-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#12 posted 08-15-2014 04:50 PM

Ditto on cool! Very nice work.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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#13 posted 08-15-2014 08:51 PM

Fun group of projects. Really like this one. Kind of reminds me of Marvin the Martian’s ship.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#14 posted 08-15-2014 09:11 PM

I love these! great job and thanks for sharing!

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#15 posted 08-15-2014 09:21 PM

Wallace and Gromit, move over!

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