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PostPosted: Tue May 08, 2018 5:26 am 
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Just finished this scratchbuild of Mariotte. The only things on it I used from a kit were the propellers (because I'm lazy)

An enjoyable and relatively quick project and a funny looking (which I like) submarine for my cabinet

Thanks for looking

Chris

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PostPosted: Tue May 08, 2018 4:36 pm 
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Well, that's... odd.

Good model though :)


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PostPosted: Wed May 09, 2018 6:47 am 
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I watched this develop on Facebook Chris, but it merits praise here too. I know you've been quite humble about the quality / accuracy on Facebook but I think credit is due here - it's a cracking model of a distinctly unusual subject!

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PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2018 2:57 am 
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Great subject Chris, and great execution! :thumbs_up_1: :thumbs_up_1: :thumbs_up_1:
And scratchbuilt too... :thumbs_up_1:

Cheers,

Marijn


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PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2018 6:51 am 
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That's really cool and so different. Love it.

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unusual, quirky cool and nicely built!

JB :wave_1:

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Any background information for Facebook-boykotees ?

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PostPosted: Sun May 20, 2018 2:41 pm 
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Thanks All

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Any background information for Facebook-boykotees ?


Not much to tell. It was a submarine built for France in 1906 and lost in the dardenelles after an uneventful career. Her interest lies in her form. But there is a little more info on Google and Wiki

Thanks for looking. Chris


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