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Project by Arnies posted 06-06-2012 01:59 PM 1352 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My first attempt at a sailing ship from scratch. I used a plastic model i have as the model for it but did not add all the details as i don’t have any way to make some of the parts.
I did not add sails as i did not know how my 3 and 5 year old grands sons would handle the ship. At any rate i needed something light to do while recovering from surgery and hospitlal visits and making the ship kept my mind busy.

Tks,

-- arnies





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 06-06-2012 02:06 PM

Very cool looking ship ,well done.

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#2 posted 06-06-2012 02:12 PM

It’s a very nice miniature. Well done.

helluvawreck
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#3 posted 06-06-2012 02:58 PM

Looking very shipshape and Bristol fashion.

You have lucky grandkids!

-- Paul M ..............the early bird may get the worm but it’s the second mouse that gets the cheese! http://thecanadianschooloffrenchmarquetry.com/

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#4 posted 06-06-2012 04:45 PM

Great job, & hope your feeling beeter from surgrey. I have always wanted to do one of these.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#5 posted 06-07-2012 02:00 AM

Great looking ship.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#6 posted 06-30-2012 02:58 PM

Nice job.

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#7 posted 03-06-2013 12:31 PM

Oh this is sweet… and its something I know I’d never want to attempt due to patience! That took you some time! Plus I dont think my fat fingers could do all the rope!!! But awesome job as usual!

-- "Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."

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