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PostPosted: Fri May 31, 2019 11:44 am 
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did some fine tuning....added the modified 20mm vierling ,improoved some painting...added vent, railings, a stand bar on admiral bridge and also a ladder....
fixed the 2 gun directors...its not finished yet...but its getting there


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PostPosted: Mon Jun 03, 2019 11:38 am 
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finished adding all PE portholes and doors on first vertical deck level ...I didn't realize until after...there are 50+ on each side
to do them well.....took me more time as thought


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PostPosted: Sat Jun 08, 2019 2:35 pm 
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continued on main mast...riggings, ladders etc


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 12, 2019 11:57 am 
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to give an idea...you saw first level PE work....now doing that on next level...so here the 2 placed on the ship...first level now painted..
wasn't happy with the PE vents( in the pictures the crossed ones)...so making my own...plastic card + cut-out pieces of a radar PE I'm not using


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PostPosted: Thu Jun 13, 2019 11:46 am 
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I couldn't resist dry fitting her.....


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PostPosted: Sun Jun 16, 2019 11:23 am 
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finaly glued on first deck on main deck....and..... I could start working on my airplane hangar...
the plane is suppose to be in bad shape and in need of reparation, wings are taken of and also the floaters


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 18, 2019 11:48 am 
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a little scratch stuff to complete missing in kit

I made some additional search equipement....with...guns
Nothing is lost with me ....hope it gives ideas to others


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 19, 2019 12:31 pm 
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worked on the Arado that will go on catapult...missing the small rear gun and the floaters


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PostPosted: Thu Jun 20, 2019 6:37 pm 
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start seeing end...mainly small boats, a few more AA guns, railings and some small stuff to do...
all flak vierling, 105mm guns, working cranes, torps. anchors , anchor chains and propellers have been done...
just not yet fixed on
and not to forget...more riggings


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PostPosted: Sun Jun 23, 2019 2:59 pm 
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a few more stuff added


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PostPosted: Sun Jun 23, 2019 3:26 pm 
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I just went back in my pictures of her...and made a small compare ...from start with no modifications....and now almost done


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 25, 2019 2:33 pm 
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started making scratch the raft holders


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PostPosted: Tue Jun 25, 2019 4:00 pm 
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Looking good! Sharp modelling.

Cheers Jabb

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PostPosted: Tue Jun 25, 2019 6:09 pm 
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Jabberwock wrote:
Looking good! Sharp modelling.

Cheers Jabb


txs Jabb


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PostPosted: Thu Jun 27, 2019 11:19 am 
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more and more stuff are getting fixed on....and with all top parts in place...did some more riggings....


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PostPosted: Sun Jun 30, 2019 6:31 am 
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been working on the small boats


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PostPosted: Tue Jul 02, 2019 4:21 pm 
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did the center part for reelings...with steal wire 0.4mm....means 16cm in 1/1 scale....looks correct for it
finished the 15 remaining 40mm AA guns


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PostPosted: Sat Jul 06, 2019 8:08 am 
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well....the time has come....she is done.....except for putting her on the blocks
sometimes you make pictures and are surprised because great effect...


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PostPosted: Sat Jul 06, 2019 8:10 am 
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full view


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PostPosted: Sat Jul 06, 2019 8:12 am 
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detailed...closer ups


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