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alanh_7
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From: Ajax, Ontario, Canada
Registered: Apr 2008

posted 01-15-2011 10:35 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for alanh_7   Click Here to Email alanh_7     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
I am not a model builder, however I recently purchased a series of technical drawings from Glenn Johnson at Real Space Models. I intend to use them as reference material for space paintings.

Most space modellers likely know this, but others who just wish to purchase a series of excellent technical drawings, these are the ones to get.

David Weeks draughtsmanship it outstanding and the quality of the printing is excellent. I picked up several sets:

  • Skylab
  • Gemini
  • Apollo Spacecraft and Supplemental which includes the Lunar Module
  • Saturn 1B
I did not pickup the Saturn V and Mercury to complete the set. I wish I had. Another time.

All the drawings or outstanding but I wish I had bought the the Skyklab drawings in the fall. I would have had the 8 remaining crew sign one of the sheets and had it framed. They are that good.

I hate to use the drawings for fear of ruining them.

Glenn Johnson's Real Space Models offer excellent service and the price for these drawings was outstanding.

Retro Rocket
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Posts: 245
From: Santa Paula, Ca,. USA
Registered: Dec 2007

posted 01-15-2011 03:26 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for Retro Rocket   Click Here to Email Retro Rocket     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
I bought the Skylab set but never used it, if you're interested in buying it e-mail me.

Obviousman
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From: NSW, Australia
Registered: May 2005

posted 01-15-2011 11:58 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for Obviousman   Click Here to Email Obviousman     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
I'm considering having my sets framed or laminated. They really are fantastic.

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