I admit it. I really liked coolrockets.com‘s Space Tub. I have one here. I’m thinking of selling it, though, as I really have to get rid of the bulk of my toy collection. Here it is:
So before bidding this one a fond farewell, I opted to make my own version of it, with minor changes, so I don’t have to be lonely no more.
Here are the parts:
Body in two pieces, rear and front, pegs to fit them together, a cockpit which has two window sections, unlike the original, a cowl to fit around the cockpit, with a fin slotted into the cockpit, and two on the sides, which form a perfect triple rocket. Top it off with an engine and nose spear.
And it looks like this when completed:
And to finish it off, to be like the original, I added a sewing pin:
And here he is alongside his larger brother (printed at 1.44x scale) with a slightly larger sewing pin: