[BB17] Microsails Encore

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[BB17] Microsails Encore

Post by Zahru II » Thu Mar 16, 2017 2:37 am

After contributing to the 100 pcs fleets, I got the itch to have a crack at small fantasy boats again.

Norse Longboat

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Elven Frigate

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Ork Dreadnaught

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Note that the Norse ship is missing a 2x2 jumper in the .lxf - for some reason ldd scraps it due to improper placement.
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Post by Captain-Camper » Thu Mar 16, 2017 10:14 am

Hey this reminds me of Warhammer Man o' War and that's pretty cool!

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Re: [BB17] Microsails Encore

Post by aoffan23 » Thu Mar 16, 2017 12:07 pm

The 2x2 jumper issue is cause by some weird part of LDD that doesn't let stud connections and rod connections coexist. I've run into this problem before with other parts. You can remedy this by just moving the bar up slightly so that it doesn't touch the hollow stud of the jumper plate.

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Post by AnnoyedZebra » Thu Mar 16, 2017 12:12 pm

Those elven frigates are great

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Post by Zahru II » Thu Mar 16, 2017 12:41 pm

aoffan23 wrote:The 2x2 jumper issue is cause by some weird part of LDD that doesn't let stud connections and rod connections coexist. I've run into this problem before with other parts. You can remedy this by just moving the bar up slightly so that it doesn't touch the hollow stud of the jumper plate.
Hah, well whaddaya know. Thanks!

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Post by Captain-Camper » Thu Mar 16, 2017 2:06 pm

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The eleven ships are really reminding me of these!

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Post by Kommander Ken » Tue Apr 11, 2017 7:52 pm

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Man I am digging those longships.

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Re: [BB17] Microsails Encore

Post by aoffan23 » Wed Apr 12, 2017 9:05 pm

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I like them all, but my favourite touch is using the coloured lever bases to represent the shields.
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