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Edwardkenway

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About Edwardkenway

  • Birthday 12/29/1964

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    Draycott Derbyshire England
  • Interests
    History any era but mainly 18th /19th century, wargaming but not so much now

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  1. Yes Amazon is very good with sorting things out, even if 3rd party seller is involved, so one way or another it'll be sorted out.
  2. To take my mind off the missing parts from my dauntless I bought myself a scroll saw (used) for £50 I thought it was a bargain 😉
  3. Update on the missing parts, as it was purchased through Amazon I think it'll be easier to send it back and get another, as the seller wishes to see photos which I have sent but heard nothing yet. Seller is Paraiso Japan EU. I have to wait 2 working days for a reply, so this build on hold for a bit. Sorry😥😡
  4. The tobacco for the pipe could be flavoured with a touch of rum😀my great grandad used to moisten his old baccy this the smell was lovely.
  5. Fantastic build and display 😃. The lighting in the "cockpit " area looks very realistic, I for one think you got it perfect.
  6. Thanks Craig, with any luck the parts will be sent. The original parcel took eleven days to get here from Japan. In the meantime I have started to paint the other cockpit parts, I'm using Tamiya cockpit green as my order of Mr color paints not turned up yet and I can get Tamiya paints locally. Checked it on a conversion chart and it supposed to match, but I don't think it will matter as long as all the other parts requiring this colour are done the same. I'll get some photos on tomorrow Cheers
  7. So began to check the parts for the cockpit and was going to paint but have noticed that two sprues of parts are missing,🤔🤔 mainly cockpit pieces and the whole of the undercarriage, wheels etc... its brought the build to a halt until I can obtain the missing bits.😡 E-mail winging its way to Hasegawa as I write!!!
  8. Hi, have you thought about Chuck's Winchelsea? It is a plank on bulkhead build but you can either scratch build all of it or get some of the laser cut parts if you want. Just my thoughts. Cheers
  9. I just did quick measure of my guns on Sherbourne and the barrel is 27mm and the carriage 16mm, so on Tony's calculations if yours are the same they are a bit oversized.
  10. Yes one with the ladder on the track so you could get along the top shelves, and sit in the wing back chair to read the chosen tome
  11. I agree with Chris on the planking, on my Sherbourne deck planking was 0.5mm although even with thinner decking it looks as though the barrel would still catch the port lintol. It's hard to tell from the photo but the gun does look a tad oversized. It wouldn't do any harm to try thinner decking.
  12. The themes by Elmer Bernstein to the 1960 Magnificent Seven and 1963 The Great Escape, while not strictly in the films as such, they are instantly recognisable and quite rousing!!

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