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       Hi, my name is Chris, I've been modeling for 50+ years now. Started with plastic cars and airplanes then graduated to RC airplanes and boats. I have always been very interested in the wooden ships, so about 3 years I decided to sell all my RC planes and equipment and made the leap into the world of wooden ships, (the ships don't crash). my first ship was the Artesania Latina Swift then the Occre Corsair. My latest project is the Occre Diana.135584019_20190819_041525(1).thumb.jpg.fb9813f6a8cdb78ae5fa32df708abb4d.jpg817570608_20190819_041655(1).thumb.jpg.ca3a2b9b1e4d3517c1c496eb75647318.jpg705779606_20190818_104650(1).thumb.jpg.df0ca6bd093623475d2ff80e468ccb6b.jpg685658037_20190818_104658(1).thumb.jpg.81fd4084c1872be0e549246bcfffae4d.jpg

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Welcome! I used to build rubber band-powered aircraft back in the day. Pretty quickly I got round to building them without motors -- much easier that way to resist taking them outdoors for the inevitable crash.

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