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About Moab

  • Birthday 06/08/1943

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    Chicago, IL
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    Music, reading, model building (ships, planes, furniture.

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  1. Looking very, very good. The scale you’re working at sounds like a real challenge.......your ship looks excellent! I may have missed it but what scale is this? Also I saw another model in the background. What ship is that?...Moab
  2. Jim; I’m a real novice when it comes to building real boats (and often model boats) but I’m really enjoying your build. Great photos, explanations and craftsmanship ...Moab
  3. WOW! I just learned about Thread Clamps. Thanx for all these great lessons Gary...Moab
  4. Great build.....beautiful ship.....documented with superb photos...Moab
  5. The more I review your photos the more impressed I am with your craftsmanship. A beauty to see...Moab
  6. Welcome aboard! It’s a great forum...Moab
  7. Kevin; I watched both videos and they're excellent.......a real learning process...Moab
  8. I have limited experience but the Virginia Armed Sloop was my first challenge. There are a number of build logs on that ship (on this forum) so you might want to check them. Stay Safe...Moab
  9. Jim; I view your beautiful, thrilling paintings over and over. You’re a superb artist and an equally important Story Teller! Thank you so much for sharing your stories with us...Moab
  10. Thanx for the fast answer. Your kit looks great......I’ll try to find one. Again, thank you...Moab

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If you enjoy building ship models that are historically accurate as well as beautiful, then The Nautical Research Guild (NRG) is just right for you.

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