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#41 Posted : 04 September 2017 00:51:41

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BigGrin Thanks for looking in everyone and your comments, lots more detail to add yet as you will see.Cool
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#42 Posted : 10 September 2017 18:49:33

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BigGrin Hi All

Lots of spraying and painting going on right now. Started to make up the bow and stern decks and spayed the main deck grey before the deck decal is applied. The stern deck has had the first of the railings attached along with some furniture as has the bow.

Started to paint the aircraft that are stored in the hanger too.

More soon.

AndyCool
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#43 Posted : 10 September 2017 20:56:25

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Comping to gather really quickly, is there much clean up of the parts required?

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#44 Posted : 10 September 2017 21:49:17

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BigGrin The parts are quite clean the soft metal parts have mould seams which are easily removed . The printed parts like the aircraft are very detailed for there size the only clean up is where the print bed followers meet the item. the etch has crisp edges and the tabs easily removed.Cool
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#45 Posted : 11 September 2017 11:11:28

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Thats a really great looking kit AndyBigGrin looks excellent so farDrool regards PhilCool
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#46 Posted : 11 September 2017 17:10:41

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Hi this coming on well since I last looked in.looke superb.cheers mick.;-)
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#47 Posted : 11 September 2017 17:31:43

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BigGrin Thanks for looking in and your comments everyoneCool
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#48 Posted : 11 September 2017 21:53:09

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Nice work Andy. Looking great mate.

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#49 Posted : 24 February 2018 19:15:29

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BigGrin Hi All

Finally been able to get back to this build, the deck decal has been applied and the deck bent to its correct shape. Three boats have been added to the storage area the aircraft will go in later as there quite delicate.

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#50 Posted : 24 February 2018 20:43:19

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Looking great Andy, good to see you back on this one.

Graeme
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#51 Posted : 25 February 2018 12:42:14

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#52 Posted : 25 February 2018 13:57:03

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Great to see you back at this AndyBigGrin looking goodCool regards PhilCool
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#53 Posted : 25 February 2018 14:03:03

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nice to see this back on the bench

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#54 Posted : 25 February 2018 19:54:36

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#55 Posted : 25 February 2018 20:01:19

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BigGrin Little bit more done the stern deck girders and ladder were added then the bow breakwater was made up. next it was onto main turret A all the internals are castings and etch. The outer turret goes over this assembly and more detail etch added like ladders. Once the main guns were added all that is left to add is the railings and that will finish turret A.

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#56 Posted : 25 February 2018 20:09:05

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Wowser, that turret looks stunningly detailed considering it’s size Drool

Good to see this build back on the move again Cool
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#57 Posted : 25 February 2018 20:24:32

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The detail on this is phenomenal, nice job.

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#58 Posted : 25 February 2018 20:49:11

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Nice work Andy.
Looks awesome . Loads of detail in such a small scale.

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#59 Posted : 26 February 2018 10:19:03

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BigGrin Thanks for looking in and your comments everyoneCool
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#60 Posted : 26 February 2018 10:47:38

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Nice work Andy, love the detail.....Cool Cool

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