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Old 07-24-2011, 07:40 AM
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Question Resize Q.

hello does anyone know what % i would need, to get a 1/48 scale tank down to 1/72? if it hellps i have kodak printer.



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Old 07-24-2011, 07:53 AM
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I used the standard 48 divided by 72 on my calculator, and got .6666666666667

so 67%

disclaimer: I don't know if that's right. Hopefully somebody who does will chip in and give the right answer.
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Old 07-24-2011, 07:53 AM
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A quick use of the search function on the forum popped up these two threads.

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Try this handy itle site. http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Space-...e%20Converter/ Formulas to convert a scale model to another size for proper printer output. All you have to do is plug your numbers in and it does the rest.
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Old 07-24-2011, 08:47 AM
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Murphy's calculation is the quickest and simplest method!
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Old 07-24-2011, 03:04 PM
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Did I get it right though?
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Old 07-24-2011, 03:07 PM
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You can re-size anything using muphyaa's method. Oh, phooy. Airdave just said that. Disregard this message, please.

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PS. Murphy, I think you got it right. I hope so, anyway, because I've been doing it that way.
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Old 07-24-2011, 03:14 PM
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I always knew it was divide one scale by the other, I just have a hard time figuring out which.
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This might help you out.

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