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Re: 1/144 CVE flight deck

Posted by &#313;oren Pike on March 14, 2017, 8:21:39, in reply to "Re: 1/144 CVE flight deck"
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 If the flight was 3" in 144th, then you would multiply 3 x 12 = 36 FEET. OR 36/144. LOREN --Previous Message-- : : : Basic scale definition: : : 1/144 means one length unit on the model : represents 144 length units on the real : object. The length units can be any unit you : desire - inches, feet, meters, millimeters, : furlongs, light years, etc.. Notice that the : length units are the same. Typically when : you see a fraction with a denominator to a : power of two it is typically in English : units. In this case, one inch represents 144 : inches (12 feet). : : I don't know the exact width of a CVE's : flight deck planking, but I suspect it's : about three inches. At 1/144 scale this is : 3/144 inches = 1/48 inches ~ 0.02 inches ~ : 0.5 mm. : : Hope this helps and happy modeling! :

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