My First time posting here, and since this is where she will end up and since there is a WIP section on the forum I thought it suitable! Sorry for the long post, these are posts selected from the 26th of Jan!
Decided its been a few years since my last project, been wanting to do one of these since I first saw it!
Smit Panther is a ASD Tug 3213, She is 32.44m Long and 13.3m Wide.
She has 7268hp, 85 ton Bollard pull and a top speed of 14knots.
The Goal of this project will be game implementation ( Currently VSF ) and of course as a Sketchfab showpiece to join the rest. She will be modeled & Base Textured in Sketchup, UV Mapped & Baked in Blender, and final texturing will be done in Substance painter.
Engine is currently at 35600 Polys.
Just Completed the Aft Deck Crane, its a Heila knuckle boom crane type HLM 10-2S
Was modeled in the extendet position and folded as shown, was really nice folding all the parts when the models were ready!
Ive uploaded the 3d for viewing here:
Left in the rain for a few years :
Completed the Mampaey 100 ton Towing Hook, added abit more weathering in the standalone model for effect, when on the tug it will be in better shape
The 3d can be viewed here :
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