Thursday, April 08, 2010
Tell-No-Tales Thursdays: Hidden Details
Because the attraction is so dark, it’s easy to miss scenes and props as you ride through POTC. This tower is located at the end of the Wicked Wench Pirate battle scene, just as you are entering the scene of Carlos being dunked.
Right next to the tower is this area of the fortress:
Daveland reader and consistent commenter (always appreciated!) stu29573 has sent in photos of Moonliner model that he created from scratch for a contest. When I asked him how tall it was, his response was: “23 inches high—that’s 1/124 scale of the actual proposed vehicle (not the 1/3 scale model that was actually in Tomorrowland). When you’re a rocket nerd, such things are important!” Stu - no need to explain; I love detailed info like that! Stu even got this baby in the air: “I got several hundred feet out of her and brought her down on a parachute with just a busted footpad for damage!”
To read more about Stu's model, check out these 2 pdfs:
PDF 1 • PDF 2
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