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USS Hannah by jct - somewhere between 1/72 ish and 1/60 ish scale, FINISHED

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Hey Denis, thanks much... ya she is getting there, a few more lines and tidying  up and she’ll be there,  been looking in one your Arizona build, she is looking good, will be a fitting tribute to a great ship

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Looks great! At the start of my latest model, I also wanted to include some furled sails to add interest. I really had no idea how to approach them. I believe you have shown me some interesting possibilities! I think I shall be high-jacking some (or all) of your nifty ideas! Thanks for the play-by-play instructions...

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Well the day has arrived...Hannah is complete, my interpretation of her anyway. 

 

All the ratlines were finished, I've always had a lot of trouble when the lines get close together near the tops, so a jig was made to keep them separated to better facilitate knot tying  

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Upper mast detail

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Bow detailsIMG_0210.JPG.26ecce02914d0cd8c7b768318ff5dbc0.JPG

midships IMG_0211.JPG.fddde728d63225c6891aece9b5b4c741.JPG

aft IMG_0212.JPG.14256f53a384d98ede3a28ee322d2487.JPG

shot of stern IMG_0215.JPG.3207d87175872d86609c05500ec14e92.JPG

bowsIMG_0216.JPG.2c32b04d8099f4070495785fde447de1.JPGIMG_0217.JPG.8fce9ed3a513f028d82f192cb2959507.JPGIMG_0218.JPG.92bb3ed07334dcdccf8121971a34a863.JPG

swivel closeup

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pump closeup IMG_0220.JPG.3b9c61348e40670484ad3b682b9940f7.JPG

4 pounders

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fore rigging

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and just some overall details

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Thanks to all who have followed along, your support, comments and suggestions are appreciated...THX 

Edited by jct

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Sweet work, JCT.  Looks super nice.  I hope you will put her in a case.

 

BTW, I love that jig for the ratlines when you're tying near the top.  

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Getting caught up J.

Well done!!.

I will have to try your knotting technique for the foot ropes one day. Every time I have tried to tie knots in a rope for this it gets all kinked up. Your way looks like a good method.

Sam

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