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Printing a hull. The light weight models used for testing had no internal structure.
Detail of balance. 20 readings were taken by photographing the balance at 5 second intervals.
The results were not precise but an average reading showed the selected hull shape
to be the one of the best out of the eight shapes tested
Detail of model under test. The brown filler was added to ballast it to weight.