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Tip O' The Day


Tip O' The Day

Common household shapes for parts    


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Category:

   Scratchbuilding

Submitted By:

   Erin Lantz

Tip:

   Look around at home and work for things that look like parts of what you're building. Take em home and make molds of them to cast parts for yur project. I've used Vanilla bottles, Perrier bottles, dog bowls, human bowls, frisbees, Sharpie marker bodies, and yes, even a Tampon. Look at em, they look like warp nacells! Just keep your eyes open....


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