In this instructable we will show you how to make a model ship from balsa wood.
You will need:
- balsa wood rod,
- balsa wood thick bar,
- balsa wood thin bar,
- PVA glue,
Step 1: Cut out the shape of the ship
Mark the shape of the ship on thick balsa wood bar. The length of the ship is 9 cm. The shortest length of the triangles is 2 cm and 1.25 cm respectively.
Use saw to cut balse wood.
Use sand paper to perfect the edges.
Step 2: Cut out the shape of cabins
Mark the shape of cabins on thin balsa wood bar.
The length of the cabins is 5 cm.
Use saw to cut the shape.
Step 3: Cut out the shape of pipes
Mark the shape of cabins on balsa wood rod.
The length of the pipes is 2 cm.
Use saw to cut the shapes.
Step 4: Assemble the Ship
Assemble the ship with PVA glue, leave to dry for one day and you are done.