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It was important to make the necessary changes to make the model more realistic. I noticed, that some elements in the previous work I did wrong, unfortunately the absence of accurate and, above all, quality plans is a hell ...

The changes concerned the displacement of masts and remodeling quarter galleries to achieve better symmetry.





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Handmade deadeyes for mainstay and forestay...
All these elements are made using only basic tools. The ropes are painted with suitable paint and impregnated by flat clear coat ( Tamiya TS-80). The mainstay thickness is about 2,4mm. 



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I have also started making own wooden blocks, so far only larger sizes, the smaller ones I will probably use from a CNC machine.




And now I am going to make them such way from this wreck pattern: 




So enjoy the pics from progress and have a great Christmas time.

Kind regards,


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