Build Your Own Space Rocket


Model Space Rocket
Seems we have 2 totally different cardboard home builds to report on today which is strange as normally we don’t have any. The latest thing to make is a 1:48 scale model of the Apollo V rocket, which may not be as functional as the cardboard box speaker but it looks a load cooler.

This model is the sort of weekend family project, which will likely mean Dad taking over when the kids get bored. As well as the model looking cool, the other great thing about it is that it is totally free. You can download full instructions and templates in PDF format (though you’ll have to supply card and glue). The web site it’s on is pretty ropey and hard to read (Arrrg Comic Sans font) but the PDF’s look very professional and easy to follow.

[ Saturn V Rocket. version 2.0 found via Boing Boing

4 reviews or comments

jleslie48 Says: January 26, 2006 at 7:56 pm

“The web site it’s on is pretty ropey and hard to read (Arrrg Comic Sans font)…”

that’s because we are too busy building models than worrying about silly little html…

Al Says: January 27, 2006 at 12:49 am

Well said, the models are absolutely awesome :).

madison Says: April 18, 2006 at 3:03 pm

This isn’t that good it’s wayyyyy to wordy!

Juan martinez Says: March 17, 2011 at 6:20 pm

The link doesnt work can anyone send me the PDF file to work on this project is for my sons science project thank you

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