Inle Lake Motor Canoe Low-poly 3D model
Faithfull reproduction of a typical Myanmar Inle Lake Tourism Motor Canoe. Such a boat are commonly used to carry people, usually no more than 8 persons, from lake coast to small island hotels and villages, their shape represents quite a standard and are currently built in massive quantity directly in the lake shipyards using local teak wood planks. Long shape (about 12-13m), small whidth, flat bottom are necessary to pass along the intricate canal system of the muddy coast where canals are traditionally built and maintained to increase the emerged soil for agricoltural use. These boats are also used for fishing and freight crops, building materials and goods in general. Althoug thr long tail is a standard, different engines are commonly used, generally derived from small agricoltural cars, electric generators and water pumps.
The Model hull is shown in the thumbnails with two different texturings, but one only, the black one, most commonly used, is applied to the supplied model; nevertheless the wood plank texture, necessary to get the second hul texturing, is supplied and can be easily applied.
Zipped Model dimensions, including textures, is 2.91MB, reducing to 1.33Mb with basic materials but without textures.
All necessary textures are included in each format file, they are: WoodPainted0128_po1L.jpg 305KB int hull texture fb_cgt-plst-old03S.jpg 227KB ext hull texture PlanksNew0050_5_S.jpg 399KB alternative ext hull texture PlanksOld0155_15_S.jpg 421KB deck and gratings rete fb rpt trsp png8.png 32KB fishing netn Gelso.jpg 11KB fishing net frame and row 140221-054_fb rust 640.jpg 138KB exhaust pipes and collectors