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$814
pledged of $376 goal
backers

All or nothing. This project will only be funded if it reaches its goal by .

About

3D Printable Aircraft Models 

Whether you need more models for your games or just like to print and paint scale aircraft, the possibilities are endless.  These aircraft are modeled at 1:144 scale which suits quite a few popular games on the market today.  

Having the STL files will allow you to scale them up or down to suit your needs.  *Note: scaling down too low may cause certain areas to become unprintable ie: wings, struts and propellers.

Retail pricing will be higher so here's your chance to get them at reduced cost!

Era's of Aviation

Without focusing too much on any particular era of Aviation history, Fickle Fiend Studio has created STL files that bridge the gap from the earliest days of flight to the most modern and advanced aircraft.

We are continuing to make more Aircraft for this project and anything added will be Free for all pledge levels $25 or higher.  Let's see what we can get done in the next 30 days!  You can let us know in the comments which era to focus on but we do have some ideas already.  

The Packages

Includes: 

  • Fokker Dr.I (Red Baron)
  • Fokker E.II
  • Gotha G.V Bomber
  • Sopwith Triplane

Includes:  

  • Messerschmitt Bf 109
  • P-47 Thunderbolt
  • Supermarine Spitfire
  • Vought F4U Corsair

 Includes:

  • F-16 Fighting Falcon
  • Hawk T2
  • MiG-21
  • Northrop F-5F Tiger II

Includes:

  • Mitsubishi F-2
  • Sea Harrier FA2
  • Sukhoi Su-34
  • Zivko Edge 540

This is the ALL in Pledge for Aircraft.  You get every airplane model shown plus the Hindenburg in 1:144 and 1:700 scale. 

Includes:

  • WWI AircraftFokker Dr.I, Fokker E.II, Gotha G.V Bomber, Sopwith Triplane
  • WWII AircraftMesserschmitt Bf 109, P-47 Thunderbolt, Supermarine Spitfire, Vought F4U Corsair
  • Post-War AircraftF-16 Fighting Falcon, Hawk T2, MiG-21, Northrop F-5F Tiger II
  • Modern AircraftMitsubishi F-2, Sea Harrier FA2 , Sukhoi Su-34, Zivko Edge 540
  • Propeller Pack

Some pictures to show the 1:144 scale.  It's HUGE!  But a 1:700 scale model is included so it'll actually fit on your machine.  Of course you can scale to any size as well. 

Everything in the 'Extras' category is free to backers.  This is where new models will be revealed as the campaign proceeds.  All Aircraft models will be FREE to anyone in a $25 or more pledge category and all Car models will be free to those who are All-In or add any car package.

WWI, WWII and Hindenburg Pledges will receive the Prop Pack.  This is to make it easier for you to print propellers for any of the aircraft should you need them.  2, 3 and 4 blade props included.

  First model added in Update #1, F-21 Kfir. 
  Free for all pledges of $25 or greater!

 Free Models #2 and 3 as per Update 3

 Another Freebie for those in the $25 or more pledge levels. See Update #4 for details on the...

Update #5 has details for the latest FREE model!  

Our previous Kickstarter was for cars models in Z-Scale (1:220) and was successful, but a lot of the planned packages remained locked.  They will be made available as Add-Ons to this campaign at a reduced price.  Please see the Previous Campaign for pictures of printed models.  

Pick and choose to your liking and get a killer discount!  
There are also several new automobile models that were not part of the previous campaign and have not yet been listed on the Fickle Fiend website.  Previous Backers who want just those cars can grab them here as well. 

**To add one or more packs, open up the Pledge Manager and increase your pledge by the amount shown on the pack(s) you want to add.**

In the following Add-Ons, the New Cars are outlined in yellow.

  • Models are for personal use only and may NOT be used for commercial purposes..BUT..feel free to print models for friends and give them away or recoup costs of materials, but no direct sale fro profit.
  • Car models are created at ~Z scale (1:220) but can be scaled up or down to suit your needs.
  • Airplane models are created at ~N scale (1:144) but can be scaled up or down to suit your needs.
  • You are receiving STL files which can be used to 3D print; there is no physical reward.
  • Models will show best detail when printed on a Resin printer.  

*** Following the campaign, models and/or packages will be made available through the FickleFiendStudio website. 

Getting Printed Models:

Fickle Fiend Studio is on Shapeways!  Currently we have several of our car models available with more to come.  The Aircraft will also be made available on the Shapeways store at some point following the campaign.

Risks and challenges

Late last year Fickle Fiend Studio launched a successful Z-Scale (1:220) Car STL File Pack campaign. The intent was to deliver high detail car models that could be printed at home or by any 3rd party outfit for personal use. These models are perfect game piece replacements for such games as Championship Formula Racing, Thunder Alley, Rallyman and any number of other Car racing games.

We delivered all campaign pledges within 1 month of finances closing.

This campaign is focused on airplanes and flying vehicles from all eras for the same purpose; personalized and custom models for games such as "Tripods & Triplanes", "Wing Leader", "Knights of the Air", "Air Force" and "Wings of Glory" or any other air combat or flight game or scenery project imaginable. They are modeled at 1:144 scale but they can be resized to suite ANY game as desired.

Following the campaign there will be a link to register an account on the Fickle Fiend Studio website where all of the relevant files will be made available to download. You can wait until then or register an account now and be ahead of the game.

The Sooner you Register the Sooner you Get your Files!

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