Time for action — making the boat the proper length
Now that you've made the reference blocks the right size, it's time to make the boat the same dimensions as the blocks.
- Change to the side view by pressing Numpad 3, and check in the upper-right corner of the 3D View window to make sure you are in Ortho mode. Press Numpad 5 if you are in Persp mode. Use Ctrl+MMB, and the mouse to zoom in, until the reference blocks fill almost all of the 3D View. Use Shift+MMB and the mouse to re-center the reference blocks.
- Select the boat with theRMB. Press the Tab key to go into Edit Mode, and then choose the Vertex Select mode button from the 3D View header.
- Press A to deselect all vertices. Then, select the boat's vertices on the right-hand side of the 3D ...