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Gils HMS Victory - Cross Section Build Options
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#221 Posted : 29 December 2017 11:00:56

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A great build, Gil! Wonderful work!
Greetings,
Walter



Present builds:
Solar-powered paddle Steamer (little project with my son)
HMS Victory X-section

Builds started but currently on a hold:


On the shelf:
Italeri "Fiat Mefistofele", Italeri "Moto Guzzi California", Fokker "Red Baron", Revell Bismarck, Revell Tirpitz, Arab Dow, Stage Coach, .....

Completed builds:
McLaren MP4/4, D-51, HMS Victory, GWH F-15D, St. Stephen`s Cathedral (cardboard)
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#222 Posted : 29 December 2017 17:16:07

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Excellent work Gil.

Cool Cool Cool Cool

Well done on the final stages.

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GilShapley
#223 Posted : 03 January 2018 18:47:33

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Well here we are finally.

Gun Port lids attached

Iron knees attached

Companion ladder attached

Lower Hull painted with copper paint to match the Victory Build

Hammock Cranes and rolls already attached

I had a lot of barrels so i have made a small change to the instructions. I made several racks to support the smaller barrels and placed these on the shelving at the bottom of the hull. The larger barrels where then placed in position.I glued them together prior to placement which made it easier to place them. I then added the gravel.

It was always my intention to place this model in the same case as my Victory Model
I think it looks great and both model set off the other

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darbyvet
#224 Posted : 03 January 2018 19:06:21

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Stunning end result as always Gil.Looks great next to the fulls hip.

Carl

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#225 Posted : 03 January 2018 19:07:28

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Excellent combination of two great builds.

Cool Cool Cool Cool Cool

Well done Gil.

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arpurchase
#226 Posted : 03 January 2018 19:31:39

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BigGrin Looking great together in your display box nicely doneCool
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#227 Posted : 03 January 2018 20:03:42

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Lovely build and they look great together.BigGrin

Mark
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#228 Posted : 05 January 2018 16:56:23

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Many thanks for the positive feedback.

Must now consider the next project, but as one of my PC,s has just gone bang, sparks and all, as the power pack gave up the ghost it is time for me to build a new tower. Fortunately the drives seem to be OK. Model making on the back burner for a while

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#229 Posted : 05 January 2018 18:50:14

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Looks stunning
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Paul
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#230 Posted : 05 January 2018 19:24:02

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An excellent build and looks great next to the full ship.

Graeme
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#231 Posted : 05 January 2018 23:44:22

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Final display looks the Biz Cool Cool Cool Cool

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#232 Posted : 06 January 2018 00:09:03

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Stunning result Gil Cool really enjoyed following your build and they both look great together.

Al
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#233 Posted : 15 November 2018 20:56:34

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Cool Looks fantastic together Gil, Very well done BigGrin Drool
Current builds.Hachettes build the bismark,HMS Victory, HMS Hood.
Finished Builds Corel HMS Victory cross section.
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