Archive for June 2016

Aristarchus Plateau, SLDEM   Leave a comment

aristarch

240mm x 310mm model of Aristarchus Plateau made from maple lumber.  Data from map a planet 2 SLDEM.

 

Aristarchus_Plateau

Maple model ebonized with a black dye and finished with a dull lacquer.

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Posted June 9, 2016 by finkh in Uncategorized

Apollo 17 Landing Site   Leave a comment

Apollo-17-landing-site

1:250,000 scale model of Taurus Littrow Valley, landing site of Apollo 17.  Model derived from data obtained at Map a Planet 2 SLDEM.  There is still a bit of fuzz on the wooden model.

overhead

Overhead photo with labels and route of astronauts.

Taurus_Littrow

Maple model ebonized with black dye and finished with a dull lacquer.

Posted June 6, 2016 by finkh in Uncategorized