The Culture 3D print series #1: General Contact Unit

General Contact Unit GCU And I kid You Not 

(That's the ship's name!)


A 2 .stl files set. The model is split in two parts, no support. 

This model is an original design based on the Culture cycle created by writer Iain M. Banks


This is the first of a series of 4 printables small spacecrafts designed from the Culture cycle created by writer Iain M. Banks. 

#1 - General Contact Unit GCU And I Kid You Not (Rhapsode Class)

#2 - Rapid Offensive Unit ROU Rules Of Engagement? (Thug Class)

#3 - Very Fast Picket (D) ROU Emancipated Asset (Demilitarized Thug Class)

#4 - General Offensive Unit GOU Mistakes Were Made (Delinquent Class).

They feature precise details based on the textures used for the 3D rendering, and dedicated supports with their name.

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Release Notes

Enhanced details and geometry:

-increased thickness of thin parts such as the tail and edges. 

-the longest part has been shortened by moving the assembly key so that the whole can be printed larger. 

Standard Use License
License: Standard License
Stock Assets

For personal use and one commercial project (up to 2,000 sales or 20,000 views).


One copy to be used by a single user.

Installable Tools

One installation by a single user.

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Files (1)
Culture GCU AIKYN V3
7z /
130 MB