Aircraft Carrier Made of MATCHSTICKS!

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About: I have always loved the feeling of finishing the construction of an object and if I don't have something I need or want I usually give it a go to build it from what I have. Usually though, I look at a boring...

About 2 or 3 years ago, for some unknown reason, Idecided to make an aircraft carrier out of matchsticks. Just the carrier wasn't quite enough to satisfy my boredom at the time, so I went ahead and made an entire strike force of small aircraft to be placed on/around it. Building a carrier with a transverse deck would have been way too difficult to construct because of the different length matchsticks needed. I used two materials and one tool, Wood Glue, A few hundred Matches, and a Knife. I think the best-looking model I made to go with this is the helicopter.

Sorry for the bad quality photographs, my cellphone camera has a really bad autofocus system and changing zoom is impossible.

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    Lite it up and watch it go!

    Fuzzy as the pics may be, I love the tiny planes!