Mann Class 3D Starship Model

My very first 3D model!

 

You may remember (or even still have on your shelf) the old Star Trek Spaceflight Chronology book (1980) by Stan and Fred Goldstein illustrated by Rick Sternbach, and if so, you'll remember this picture:

 

 

It's the Mann Class USS Endurance. I figured it was simple enough to try and duplicate in 3dsmax, since it was mostly just basic geometric shapes. Here is my attempt:

 

 

It's pretty basic, but what do you expect from someone who's never used a 3D program before? :)

 

 

If you want the 3dsmax mesh and textures, here they are, in one convenient zip file:

mann1.zip (247k)