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"2007 - Laser Tank" by Kent Jensen

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I can easily imagine this laser tank using its laser beam to slice open another tanks hull like a hot knife through butter, but being somewhat slow at recharging the laser when it has first been fired, making it vulnerable to multiple enemies.

Its primary weapon is of course the large laser turret on top of the front hull, the secondary is the little laser turret on the front tip of the tank right next to the hatch, used as an anti infantry weapon.

Since lasers require alot of power the tank is made of two hulls, the front hull holds the turrets and crew, while the back hull is a small powerplant supplying the lasers with the energy needed to do real damage.

I made the tank in 3D max, and used Adobe photoshop for the texture, it has been a lot of fun and I'm sure I will make more of these future war machines.




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6 Jan 2007:-) Marika Viklund
Woot! It got a Mod's Choice! Great! Totally worth it! 14

14 Kent Jensen replies: "He thanks1 well there's too little sci-fi on elfwood anyway12."
8 Jan 2007:-) Mariko Jade Dow
Hmm... I'd be a little scared to get into this thing during combat since the hatch's location would put you in the way of the main laser! Scary. Congrats on Mod's Choice.

14 Kent Jensen replies: "Well I wouldn't be scared cause i cant get shoot by it, if i'm not already in the tank, (its not like its shooting around without a pilot), the smart thing about the location is if someone managed to get up on the tank and is trying to force open the hatch with explosives or something then he would be an easy target..."
20 Jan 200745 Tyler
Great job! Looks really nice. I'm a 13 year old trying to teach myself 3d modeling with a trial version of Rhino 3d, gives me some good inspiration to keep trying. I'm looking foreword to those other "future war machines."

Keep 'em up!
6 Feb 200745 FIRE EMBLEM fan
WOW awesome that looks sooooo cool i love the blue on the black back ground but anyway this is a spectacular picture.tee hee
17 Mar 200745 Anonymous
Very well done!!!! When is the Game coming out?
25 Jun 200745 Bloo Dood
Like I said, Blue Neon Glow! - -
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15 Jan 2008:-) John L Morgan
My concern is also over the second hull - you might just as well place a small fusion reactor in one hull compared to lugging around a battery th size of the tank itself. It would seem more logical that way, but I guess it all depends on what you want to achieve. All I’m saying is is that the powerplant is actually acting as a blind-spot for the turret itself when it traverses to face the rear - it is quite possible a demolitions expert would use that as an advantage.
Othaer than that, nice work!
15 Jan 2008:-) Haley Sunblock
Wow!!! That is totally Awesome!!!!
20 May 200845 Anoymouscowz
yeah!
8 Aug 2010:-) Aaron Weaver
*Whips engineers into a frenzy*
See!
Make that so I can prove my *closes door*

Looks great.
Would look cool in a scene.
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'2007 - Laser Tank':
 • Created by: :-) Kent Jensen
 • Copyright: ©Kent Jensen. All rights reserved!

 • Keywords: 3dmax, Armored, Future, Laser, Mobile, Photoshop, Platform, Power, Powerplant, Tank, Technology, Track, Turret, Vehicle, War, Warfare, Warmachine, Weapon
 • Categories: Guns, Laser, Missiles, warfare, Tanks, Huge Warmachines, Techno, Cyber, Technological
 • Techniques: 3D-program, Computer Program, Photoshop
Modpick •  Mod Pick at: 2007-01-06 10:00:03
 • Submitted: 2007-01-05 14:01:56
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 • Resolution: 640x960

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