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  1.         Nice job!  Quite a handsome collection of all three ships in Columbus' exploration fleet. :)  How long did it take to make all three?  I'm assuming that they are all made to the same scale.

    1. igorsr

      igorsr

      Thak you Dave!

       

      Its hard to say how long i spent to build it, its depend of many things.

      Let it be 6 months for Nina and Pinta,

      6 months for Santa Maria.

       

      Santa Maria scale 1:66

      Pinta scale 1:65

      Nina scale 1:65

       

       

  2. Dave

    “You’ve just got to know your limitations”  Dirty Harry

     

    Current build:  Modified MS 1/8” scale Phantom

     

    Past builds: [Done & sold] 1/8” scale A.J. Fisher 2 mast Great Lakes schooner Challenge, 1/6” scale scratch built whaler Wanderer w/ plans & fittings from A.J. Fisher, and numerous plastic kits including 1/8” scale Revell U.S.S. Constitution (twice), Cutty Sark, and Mayflower.

                      [Done & in dry dock for remasting] Modified 1/8” scale Revell U.S.S. Constitution w/ wooden deck and masting (due to a too close encounter w/conc. floor in move):(

     

    Hope to get to builds: MS 3/16” scale Pride of Baltimore II,  MS 1/2” scale pinky schooner Glad Tidings,  a scratch build 3/16” scale Phantom, and a scratch built 3/16" scale Denis Sullivan

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