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Vickers Transoceanic Airship

Illustration of Vickers airship Photo of airship model

Skill Level 3/5
Previous experience recommended.

This model builds into a detailed 1:700 scale replica of the transoceanic airship in the markings used on a 1919 Vickers display model. The completed model is slightly under 14 inches / 36cm in length.

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.

See photos of the finished model.
Brief history and related links.

The model files

vickers_inst.pdf - 157 KiB - This document contains the instructions only (3 pages).

vickers_parts.pdf - 2.27 MiB - This document contains the parts for the airship model (3 pages).

The parts and instructions are in Adobe PDF format. Your web browser may allow you to read and print these files, otherwise you'll need a PDF reader such as Adobe's Acrobat Reader or Foxit Reader.

Last updated on 5 February 2021 
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