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Hi Greg,


i searched a lot but i found nothing more about the La Belle. Thank you for this interesting link. It will help me in the future. 👍
I have this interesting work here from Catherine Corder.

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Hello Mark,


Thank you.  I only redraw the originalplan because there is a lot of geometrical errors in various parts. My CAD-Program is from the automotive sector and not the best for the hull and
freeform surfaces. But with my skill i can work with it and get a result to continue the work in the wood. Crewmembers, the carvings, are too complex for this programm and for my opinion not make sense to build on CAD.
I only need a clean base for my building. This "CAD-Project" only will continue to the deckbeams. For the rest i will follow the plan. Only the rigging i will make different.

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Wow that is really impressive work! Interestingly I went away from LA BELLE towards L'AURORE 1766 due to the other decor. So I do follow your work very interested.


The mill seems also here to make it! Far away from your skills and abilities I am catching a seat and looking over your shoulder.


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Thanks Gentlemen,

the method was a test. But for my next project i will mill the rabbet with an 60 Degree milling tool. I think the result will be more sharper and more exactly.

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