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Blender 3D Basics by Gordon Fisher

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Time for action — making the cockpit

Now building the hull will be similar to building the boat because you will be using extrusion and scaling:

  1. Press Numpad 7 to get the Top view.
  2. Select Face Select Mode on the 3D View header.
  3. Press C and use the mouse to select the faces over the cockpit and cabin on the template, as shown in the following screenshot. Press theRMB to stop selecting.
    Time for action — making the cockpit
  4. Press Numpad 3 to get the Side view.
  5. Press B and then theMMB to deselect the faces on the bottom of the hull that were previously selected, as shown in the following screenshot. Leave only the faces on the top of the hull selected.
  6. Go to the Properties window and select ...

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