Cardington Airship Shed

Illustration of airship shed Photo of airship shed model

Skill Level: 3/5
Skill Level 3. Previous experience recommended.

This model builds into an accurate 1:700 scale replica of the Cardington Number One shed during the R101 era. The completed model is over 15 inches long.

You will need a colour printer capable of handling card or cover stock to print the parts sheets. 67 lb cover stock (approx 8.5 thousandths of an inch or 0.2 mm thick) is recommended.

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The model files

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shed_instr.pdf - 314 KiB - This document contains the instructions only (5 pages).
shed_parts.pdf - 7.43 MiB - This document contains the parts for the model (7 pages).
shed_base.pdf - 6.37 MiB - This document contains the parts for the optional display base (2 pages).

The parts and instructions are in Adobe PDF format. You'll need a PDF reader such as Adobe's Acrobat Reader or Foxit Reader to open and print the files.

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