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Apr 27, 2006, 10:19 AM
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Need plans for building the body of submarine

I want to build a submarine, but the first step is to build the body of the submarine , can anyone give me some suggestions or plans on how to build it using the material found in our daily life.
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Apr 27, 2006, 02:44 PM
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First, determine what kind of submarine you want to build. A scale sub, "toy" sub, or just a "plain Jane" submarine?

You can use PVC pipe and fittings to construct a simple hull, if you want to go that route.

You can also build a mold out of wood, rigid foam, or other material, and lay up some fiberglass over that for a hull.

Or, you can go with a ready made kit to build, which would probably be the best route if this is to be your first sub. I'm currently almost finished with my Revell Type VII conversion (very slow build for me).

You also want to figure out how much you are willing to spend on this project.
Apr 27, 2006, 03:17 PM
Man from Atlantis
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Good link for building your own from cheap(ish) materials-
Apr 27, 2006, 05:57 PM
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Lots of plans here:

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