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VonHoldinghausen

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  • Birthday 03/11/1967

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    Linköping Sweden

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  1. As I remember it, this line of ships where French constructions from the beginning... Russia bought two from France as I remember it, and later a number of russian ships were based on that construction they bought.
  2. As beeing said here, very common amongst 1/350 and 1/700 modellers. Also among WWI airplane modellers. I think its there where it originated. Has been used for a rather long time now, and I have known about these products for at least 10 years. Never heard ONE single negative thing about them. Very simple to use, If there is a slight slack in your rigging, you simply use heat and it immediately tightens. I would suggest the same product from the company "Uschi Van der Rosten", who has been around for some time now. "Mig" tends to copy (try to) what others have alrea
  3. Congratualations Mike! One more shipwright to the family. Great :) Nice progress on the ship. As always. KUTGW Kind regards
  4. Welcome! (Välkommen ;) This is as you said yourself a very nice and friendly place to hang out. Best ever I would say. The amount of help you can get here is just fantastic. I suggest you start with the Santa Maria, as she has much less rigging than all the others (appart from the Snowberry which is a totally different beast from all the others, almost no rigging but very detailed). Cheers!
  5. The Birthday Party - Grandmaster Flash and The Furious Five
  6. In Sweden we say: "There are no stupid questions, only stupid answers". Dont know if that one is international? Cheers
  7. Welcome on board :) You will love this place. Lycka till ;)
  8. Looking wonderful :) Instructions only in spanish? Thanks for sharing this! Cheers
  9. Welcome to heaven! I am also in Linköping :) Have the same background as you I would say. ie: Im a returning modeller. Cheers!
  10. Hi there Good luck with your new project Patience is the first thing you need. That can not be bought though I would say a bender could be nice to have, but you can come a long way with simply a small steel ruler and a razor blade for bending PE. Remember it should always be done on a hard surface, like maybe a tile or a small piece of glass. CA works fine. Another option is the acrylic Hobby glue from Gator Grip. It is a bit more forgiving and gives more time for placing/building your PE parts. Bigger PE parts can be placed with
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