Random list of wanted ships

Discussion in 'Science Fiction & Fantasy' started by Paragon, May 24, 2007.

  1. Kjev

    Kjev Member


    The Sentri is the Beasty. It's got the right wing shape. I'm still working out the cockpit and body in my mind. And the details. The movie version had feathers on the wings. The series versions have lines, and exposed greeblies.

    As for scale, I think 1:60 to 1:48 (25-28mm) would work.

  2. Paragon

    Paragon Active Member

    So are you going to create two seperate textures then, one for the movie version, and one for the TV version? I have to admit, I've never seen the movie.

    Also, if you do that, is there a chance you could then use the cockpit to make a "neelde threader" (gate glider)?
  3. cjd

    cjd Member

    great minds do think alike - i saw a picture of the needle threader earlier, & thought 'hmmm....'

  4. Jeff

    Jeff New Member

    Hi my name is jeff im new here im am looking for the starship uss prometheus paper model does any one know where i can look for it if so where can i upload it
  5. Paragon

    Paragon Active Member

    You mean from Star Trek?
  6. Jeff

    Jeff New Member

    yes it is
  7. Paragon

    Paragon Active Member

    PM me with your e-mail and I'll send you the file. It doesn't have Multi-Vector-Assault mode though.
  8. Kjev

    Kjev Member

    Centauri To Stargate

    Well, I'd planned on the TV version, simply becuase I liked the look better. The model I've seen (and this may have just been the paint job) had a lot of blue and gold and purple on it. Very Egyptian, and in my opinion, kinda . . . well it just didn't look right.

    Hadn't thought about the Needle Threader. I'd have to get some shots of that one.

  9. Paragon

    Paragon Active Member

    There aren't a whole hell of a lot of shots for it, but once you have a Death Glider cockpit, all you need to make is the ring.

    A blurry one that is pretty much all you can find on the internet:

    Here's one for a Half-Life 2 mod, not complete, and not terribly detailed:

    This is a 3d model for Star Trek Bridge Commander. It may not be accurate, I don't know, I haven't downloaded the model or seen any screenshots, but it has the potential to make your job easier if you can open it up:
    http://files.filefront.com/Goauld Needle Threader/;4953693;/fileinfo.html
  10. Kjev

    Kjev Member

    The Ring

    That's one of the few episodes of SG-1 I've actually seen. I think if I modified a ring from another ship (I think Jaybats has a jedi fighter with one).

    I want to do the standard version first, though. I imagine by the time I get it done, Jaybats will have beaten me to it.

    Part of what slows me down is I do all my designing in Illustrator, since I don't really have a decent CAD program or know how to use one.

  11. OhioMike

    OhioMike Member

    Hello all, This probablys shows my age but would love to see a "Valley Forge" from Silent running, and of course a better Discovery(instead of the Hako version now available) and a Leonov from 2010!!!!
  12. Paragon

    Paragon Active Member

    I was about to add them...but I can't edit the post anymore. So, here's the updated list:

    Star Trek:
    0-Romulan Valdore
    0-Reman Scimitar
    0-Reman Fighter
    0-Cardassian Hideki
    0-Jem'hadar Attack ship
    0-Jem'hadar Battlecruiser
    0-Jem'hadar Supercruiser
    0-Argo Shuttle
    2-Son'a Battleship
    0-Son'a Attack ship
    0-Son'a Collector
    0-Son'a Shuttle/Fighter
    0-USS Enterprise NCC-1701-C
    0-USS Prometheus Multi-vector assault mode
    0-USS Dauntless
    0-USS Ahwahnee
    0-USS Thunderchild
    0-USS Curry - 1
    0-USS Centaur
    0-Federation Scout
    0-Excelsior Study 1 - 1
    0-Excelsior Study 2 - 1
    0-Excelsior Study 3 - 1.
    0-Peregrin Class Fighter
    0-Vulcan Lander
    0-Maquis Raider
    0-Andorian Warship
    0-Breen Ship
    1-McQuarry's Enterprise
    0-Klingon "Augment" ship
    0-Klingon D5
    0-Klingon Early Bird of Prey
    0-Romulan Early Bird of Prey

    Stargate SG-1:
    0-Death Glider
    0-Gate Glider
    0-Apophis' mothership
    0-Anubis' mothership
    0-Ori motherships
    0-Ori fighters
    1-Asgard Science Ship

    Stargate Atlantis:
    0-Wraith Dart
    0-Wraith Cruiser
    0-Wraith Hive Ship
    0-Orion or Aurora (ancient ship)

    Battlestar Galactica:
    0-Heavy Raider
    0-Resurrection Ship
    0-Olympic Carrier
    0-Stealth Star (difficult I'm sure)
    0-Colonial Movers
    0-Astral Queen
    0-"Agro Ship"


    0-Peacekeeper Command Carrier
    0-Peacekeeper Prowler
    0-Farscape 1
    0-Aeryn's Prowler

    1-Pelican Dropship - 1 - 2 - 3 - 4


    Chronicles of Riddick

    Silent Running
    0-Valley Forge

    0-Alexi Leonov

    Red Dwarf
    0-Red Dwarf
    0-Blue Midget
    0-White Midget

    Judge Dredd
    0-Justice 1

    Buck Rodgers
    0-Hawk Fighter


    Space: Above and Beyond
    0-Chig Fighter
    0-Chig Carrier
    0-Chig Destroyer
    0-Chig Transport
    0-Chig Washfighter (red fighter)
    0-Chiggy von Richthofen
    0-Chig Ambassador Ship
    0-Chig Tank

    Independence Day
    1-Alien Fighter
  13. Paragon

    Paragon Active Member

    You mean a model of Discovery like this? (sorry, not a kit)

    As for Leonov, you could always try to pull one together using Jaybat's new Omega as a starting place.
  14. Kjev

    Kjev Member

    You missed the Orai Toilet-bowl ships. (Sorry that's just what they remind me of), the Saratoga from Space: Above & Beyond. Chig cruisers from the same series, The Prison Ship, Agro Ship, and Colonial Movers from Battlestar Galactica, and the Thunderhawk and Hawk Fighters from Buck Rogers.
  15. cjd

    cjd Member

    I've already put in my vote for Moya, but I hav'nt seen any mention of the Sulaco and Narcissus from Aliens - I'd also love to see a Predator ship, Red Dwarf, Starbug, Blue Midget and finally Justice 1 from Judge Dredd!

  16. Paragon

    Paragon Active Member

    I caleld them mother ships.

    Never saw that series, I'm probably too young.

    I could add them, I just didn't think of them as quite as essential. Colonial Movers would be pretty easy to do in card though.

    Two more I don't know. :p

    Boy is this list getting long! I think Sulaco is underway somewhere, (the aliens papermodel site maybe?) though I'm not so sure about the status of that project.

    Not sure what Starbug or Blue Midget are from...I guess Red Dwarf? I've only seen enough episodes to know its the name of the show and the ship (that means two).:roll:

    Anyway, all added.
  17. Paragon

    Paragon Active Member

    Researched Red Dwarf a little, wanted to know what ships I was putting on the list. Might I ask which versions of the ships you want?

    I also figured I'd add White Midget.
  18. Nothing

    Nothing Longtime Member

    id like to see a reaver from sernity.
  19. Dyna-Soar

    Dyna-Soar Member

  20. cjd

    cjd Member

    Being a Red Dwarf 'purist', the original versions please.

    BTW, thank you for doing all this.


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