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  • Birthday 10/09/1952

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    The resurrection of the Flying Fish.

    Impressive, Mr. Voss! Get yourself an extra ration of grog.........don't skimp on the pics, either you've done more in the last few hours than I've done in the last ten years! Steve M
  2. Thanks so much for sharing this with us here at MSW - I've always wondered how this kit would build up and you've done it justice, and to think in only two years' time as well! Do you have any future builds in the works? Steve M
  3. Wow!! Clean, Sharp, Smooth and quite a few others are words one can use to describe this work!! Steve M...........
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    Great job on a difficult kit - sharp details!!
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    1/96 Cutty Sark (plastic)

    Simply awesome.........this is what separates the men from the boys - I'm definitely of the latter! 👍
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    That barrel is awesome - just jumps out at me!
  7. Awesome job Pete - as usual! Your work is an inspiration - love the colors you chose and the different shades of deck planks, too - thanks again for sharing!! Steve M
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    Looking for Heritage Steamship model kits

    Hi John - check from our own MSW https://modelshipworld.com/index.php?/forum/28-card-and-paper-models/ and be sure to check some of the build logs - also, you may be able to troll the Ebay listings in plastic for something............Steve
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    Pet Peeves

    Driving to work at 5 am in a small town, NO traffic and all the lights turn red just as I get to them 😠 and a variation of the angle parkers - when I go to a shopping place with a large lot I will park in ONE spot waaay in the back then when done shopping some idiot with a rusty beater car will have parked next to me.............
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    Outstanding job, "JB"!! Steve M
  11. Thanks for sharing, Paul! There's so much of art in this technical hobby that there are nigh on to infinite possibilities that need to be navigated by a dilettante such as myself - the help is much appreciated! Steve M
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    Great job there!
  13. Well I'm here - in spirit if not in body - meaning I'll be watching with great interest even though I won't be any help, not being possessed of any useful knowledge myself.......Just curious, would this be the older or newer version of the kit? Steve M
  14. Thunder, you're doing a fantastic job of this! I really love these obscure kits, they are of beautiful subjects but the materials can leave something to be desired due to their age - in this case you have shown both knowledge and talent in bringing it up to a much higher standard of construction! BTW, love the choice of paints and finishes, too.....Steve M
  15. Yes Thunder, as you and the kit stated, it is indeed 1/48 scale (1/4 inch = 4 quarters to the foot x 12 inches = 48) Very nice build of a very nice subject - I like to see these older, little known kits being put to the use they were intended! Steve M

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