|Project by densships||posted 03-17-2008 06:01 AM||37548 views||31 times favorited||66 comments|
17TH CENTURY 64-GUN BRITISH “MAN-OF-WAR”
: This is a one-of-a-kind scaled 1/96, 64-Gun British Warship Model built from scratch.
The model is 27” long x 12” wide, and 25” high mid-ship. And has 5 different deck levels, plank-on-frame construction. Some of the hull and deck planks were left off the model to show the ships construction, the ship is made out of chestnut wood. Total work hours on the model, 1,175, and about 10,000 pieces. About 61’ of rigging. Tools used on the model: table saw, band saw, lathe, drill, miter saw, carving knife, & wood files. For construction photos click here- http://www.densmodelships.com/5.html
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