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HMS Royal Caroline by Peta_V - Panart - scale 1/47 - from box with modifications

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Hello Peta.

Stunning work.

I bet the grandson is missing his Lego ? Or did you purchase it just for rope making.

On 2/1/2019 at 11:51 PM, Y.T. said:

Hey. These are perfect ropes. So far you are one who does ropes better than anybody I had seen.

I've got to agree with Quote above.  First class.

 

Regards Antony.

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Hi Antony,

thanks for your comment. Lego bricks comes from one very old set from my childhood. I have many Lego sets and still like to build something time to time. Those few bricks will not be even recognized in the quantity I have :D 

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I take all my courage and started with my bigest chalenge. I don't like the way Panart did the headrails. They use only shaped brass wire. I want to make them from wood. I started with shaping the main rails. I believe I'm very close to the "OK" fit but still some work to be done. 

 

First paper stencil:

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Wooden rails and planty of re-shaping 

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Fore mast crowsfeet also in placeIMG_20190215_133544.thumb.jpg.047f6e3442c4ebd1ac6429d9879cfc31.jpgIMG_20190215_133532.thumb.jpg.fd320a7aba8ef1d6d22d30c88b14ab9d.jpg

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