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Old 10 October 2011   #1
CG-47 Ticonderoga

Hello all!
I started a model of USN CG-47 Ticonderoga destroyer.



Unfortunately there are not so many photos of the first built vessel of that type. I couldn't find details about antennas placement on top of the mast.

 
Old 11 November 2011   #2
Try http://dodimagery.afis.osd.mil/index.html I did a quick search in still images for "CG-47" and found some photos of the masts circa 1983.

http://www.navy.mil/view_galleries.asp is useful as well, but they do not have as much historical photos.
 
Old 11 November 2011   #3
Thank you. I also found something
Keep working!


 
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Old 11 November 2011   #6
Adding detail...

 
Old 12 December 2011   #7
excellent detail and proportion i look for the result, my uss cg 70 model is not as good as you


 
Old 12 December 2011   #8
I don't think so. Your model has great detail.
I think it's not so matter the model itself. The realistic materails and env are much more important. Still I don't know how to model realistic sea surface at all. Foam, wawes, SS Scattering etc - it's a big question for me.
 
Old 12 December 2011   #9
Let's continue


Added safety net, hanger doors, Mk.26 launchers etc
 
Old 12 December 2011   #10
it``s starting to get shape, now don`t lose your patience detailes make all the difference. keep going
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Old 12 December 2011   #11
Thumbs up

Hey! This is looking really awesome, gonna keep my eyes in this thread for those nice pictures=)
Dont know if you finished modeling the"bulge" in the front yet but it looks a bit of and caught my eye.


Really impressive with the amount of detail your putting in to this=)
Keep it up
 
Old 12 December 2011   #12
Thanks!

Let's continue:

Added life rafts, ladders, antennas etc.



Many elements are low-poly. If my computer doesn't die in the end, I'll be able to add some tesselation later.
 
Old 12 December 2011   #13
Added Phalanx and AN/SLQ-32 suite.


 
Old 12 December 2011   #14
Looks great! look forward to see the final render
 
Old 12 December 2011   #15
Adding doors:


And some tesselation onthe body:
 
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