Make a Space Telescope in 123D Design
This tutorial is how to make a Space telescope in 123D Design.
I am making this tutorial as part of my class work and entering it into the 123D Design challenge.
In this tutorial I have not specified units for the measurements for the units as it does not matter as long as you use the same unit for each shape.
I apologize if the tutorial is hard to follow or poor quality as my class was only given 4 days to complete our entries.

Please note that I remade the solar panels at the end as I could not colour them properly the way I was originally making them.

Step 1: Make a 50 by 10 cylinder and rotate it 90?

Make a Space Telescope in 123D Design

Step 2: Make a 15 by 50 cylinder and snap it to the end of the other cylinder. This is the back of the telescope

Make a Space Telescope in 123D Design

Step 3: Make a 3 by 50 cylinder and a 3 by 70 cylinder. These are the poles to hold the solar pannels and the dishes.

Make a Space Telescope in 123D Design

Step 4: Rotate the short cylinder and align it to the edge of the thick cylinder with 10 units hanging out on each side

Make a Space Telescope in 123D Design

Step 5: Rotate the long cylinder and align it to the edge of the thick cylinder with 20 units hanging out on each side

Make a Space Telescope in 123D Design

Step 6: Insert two 5 by 5 cones

Make a Space Telescope in 123D Design

Step 7: Place the cones on the long poles with the wide face towards the back

Make a Space Telescope in 123D Design

Step 8: Insert two 5 unit spheres and Intersect them with the cones.

Make a Space Telescope in 123D Design

Step 9: Use the subtract function to create dents in the cones.

Make a Space Telescope in 123D Design

Step 10: Inset ten 8 by 3 by 8 rectangular prisims, three 2 by 3 by 52 rectangular prisims and six 18 by 3 by 2 rectangular prisims. These will form a solar pannel

Make a Space Telescope in 123D Design

Step 11: Stack the new prisims like the image.

Make a Space Telescope in 123D Design

Step 12: Duplicate the solar pannel and place them on the ends of the short poles.

Make a Space Telescope in 123D Design

Step 13: Rotate the solar pannels -30 degrees

Make a Space Telescope in 123D Design

Step 14: Insert two 22 by 1 by 52 rectangular prisms and place them at the back of the solar pannels

Make a Space Telescope in 123D Design

Step 15: Insert a 9 by 25 cylinder and place it in front of the telescope

Make a Space Telescope in 123D Design

Step 16: Move the cylinder so it is inside the front of the telescope.

Make a Space Telescope in 123D Design

Step 17: Use the subtract function to create a hole in the front of the telescope

Make a Space Telescope in 123D Design

Step 18: Insert a 10 by 2 cylinder and place it ajacent to the front opening. This is the lens cap.

Make a Space Telescope in 123D Design

Step 19: Set the material of the body, poles, cones and lens cap to iron and the colour to #797979

Step 20: Set the material of the long parts and back of the solar pannel to iron and the colour to #4A4A4A and the material of the square parts of the solar pannels to aluminium and the colour to #161AE6.

Make a Space Telescope in 123D Design
Make a Space Telescope in 123D Design
 
 

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