This week we want you to create a military radio then simply tag it #RookiesWeeklyDrills and #MilitaryRadio.

Members of military around the world require communication capabilities in remote areas not serviced by traditional infrastructure. High frequency radio overcome the challenges of operating in such locations, providing for transmission of voice, email, fax and data signals without relying on any supporting infrastructure. This week we want you to create one of these in 2D or 3D. You could go old school, high end and even portable.

To get some feedback on your work-in-progress project before you submit it, head over to Discord channel and chat with other artists having a crack. To see all the Weekly Drill projects just follow this link.

Prizes

Official Weekly Drills Achievement badge to show off on your profile page.

Rules

  • Use your favourite art supplies, software and workflow.
  • Only submit work created during this week.
  • Submit as many entries as you want.
  • You can use concept art, models, textures and other assets and include it in your project. However, make sure to credit the artist by linking to their work and explain exactly what you created.
  • You must tag your project with #RookiesWeeklyDrills and #MilitaryRadio
  • Submission close Sunday, March 7th, 2021

Judges

Justin Mohlman will evaluate entries and select a winner based on quality, creativity, and adherence to the challenge theme.

Prizes

Official Weekly Drills Achievement badge to show off on your profile page.

Enter Now

To enter this Weekly Drill, simple create a project for your portfolio and tag it. Remember, keep these drills loose and stress-free. This drill is about growing our digital skills, together, as a community.

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Winners

Rookies Weekly Drills 047 - MilitaryRadio | The Rookies
The bombe is an electro-mechanical device used by the British cryptologists to help decipher German Enigma-machine-encrypted secret messages during World War II.

Second Place

Military radio A7B Weekly Drills 047 - #MilitaryRadio | The Rookies
Trying to create game ready asset

Third Place

Weekly Drills 047 Military radio - SCR-300 | The Rookies
This my first entry into a weekly drill challenge and for it I picked the SCR 300 field radio. This portable radio was used by the US Signal Corps during World War II. It was mounted on a soldier’s back and was the first radio to be nicknamed “Walkie Talkie”.

Honourable Mention

Handheld Military radio | The Rookies
my project for the rookie weekly drills, due to time limitations I decided to make a handled radio instead of a full radio set.

F.A.Q

How many entries can I submit?

As many as you want.

How do I tag my project?

During Step 2 of the project building process, you will see a tag input field in the right column under your project title and description input fields. Note: Do not include  "#" with your tag, the app already handles that for you. See below for example.


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