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good evening everyone

 

its getting to the stage now where everything i do is being remade (hopefully better

 

Foremast

on the lower part of the mast there is a coller  and 4 holes need to be drilled into it, and  pintles inserted  through which a wire hoop is fitted, this has hooks hanging from it an supports the cope coils from the pin rails  (Just below the awning)

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this is the kit way

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i can do better i said

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the searchlight platform fitted

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the radar according to the kit is hung below  main top in fact it is not and forms part of the planform

also other things are changing as i go along like extra holes on the top for lines to pass through

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tonight she looks like this

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good evening everyone

 

mess about with the fore mast and getting some of the extra bits in place, plus more practice at soldering

 

the radar cage is my design as a improvement over the kit and a bit of a copy of the build i am following , lol after all its his fault im doing all this extra work

 

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10 minutes ago, Mad Steve said:

Nicework on the Radar frame Kevin 😬👍

thank you Steve, it might not work, and have to be redone

this is the build im following and the cage is on the fore mast between the 3rd and 4th sail from the top

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Good evening everyone

 

today the main parts of the bowsprit were made up, a 3mm block is required under the mast support to get the requited angle 33 degs i think

 

a few of the dustbin for you @Mad Steve

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On 08/04/2021 at 21:17, Kevin said:

the boi had a bath

So did this one

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Tin Dog features in the daily stories I send out to my grandchildren in Slovakia.

I've said it before Kevin and I'll say it again.

You ship modellers do a really fantastic job. I wish I had a tenth of the skill.

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