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#41 Posted : 26 December 2015 14:21:47

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Thanks Martyn and Alan and Merry Christmas.



That's stage 10 and thus the build is one third done.

The pump well is not yet glued in, I don't know why the instructions suggest glueing it before the planking is done, it would be incredibly awkward to do the planking and especially sanding with the well already installed.

I'm thinking the well looks a bit too new compared to how old I made the rest of the hold look. I may need to look into weathering up the veneer a bit. If you have any suggestions, I'd be happy to hear them.
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#42 Posted : 26 December 2015 19:38:32

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BigGrin Hi Greyhawk I would just go over it using the stain you used for the planking untill you get the right shade that You LikeCool
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#43 Posted : 26 December 2015 23:48:18

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Looking really good Grehawk, very nice work indeed.....Cool Cool

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#44 Posted : 27 December 2015 11:38:56

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Hi Greyhawk,
Your time and patience shows in your build excellent work Greyhawk, as for the pump well I would go with Andy on that one.

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#45 Posted : 30 December 2015 15:11:15

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Thanks for the input everyone.

I've had another look at pictures of the actual hold and have now decided to keep it as it looks now, as it's pretty close to reality like this.

Actual hold

Actual shot locker

I may dirty it up a bit with a wash though later.



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#46 Posted : 30 December 2015 15:12:36

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Looks great!
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#47 Posted : 30 December 2015 18:22:50

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BigGrin Very nicely done BigGrin

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BigGrin Looks a good matchCool
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#49 Posted : 30 December 2015 21:01:26

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I'd say you're just about spot on with the shade... Lovely work....Cool Cool

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#50 Posted : 01 January 2016 22:39:02

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Looking good Grayhawk,now for the decking.thanks for posting.
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#52 Posted : 01 January 2016 23:59:31

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Another good build session by the looks of things, looking great....Cool Cool

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#53 Posted : 05 January 2016 02:46:56

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BigGrin Looking very neat and tidy Cool

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Really coming along nicely now Greyhawk ThumpUp
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#56 Posted : 06 January 2016 00:35:24

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Thanks, everyone.

Cutting out gunports isn't as much fun as advertised. I can hardly get through this wood even with a new knife edge.

This one on the left just took 90 minutes out of my life. Any advice would be appreciated.

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#57 Posted : 06 January 2016 00:51:56

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Well its looking really good.

I think one of the methods to clear these portholes is to drill inside of the cut line. Lots of holes that you can then join up with a sharp blade and then finish with a file.
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#58 Posted : 06 January 2016 09:47:16

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Well it seems it was only that particular stretch of wood that wanted to be granite when it grew up. The other gun ports were more cooperative. Or maybe they were cowed into submission when I begun ogling the Dremel.
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Pleased the others went easier for you. BigGrin
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#60 Posted : 12 January 2016 00:20:48

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Phase 13



Cut out the lower gun ports and finished planking the orlop.

The original Victories orlop planking is pretty dull, scuffed and "walked through". I tried to emulate this effect by lightly sanding the planks while the stain was still drying on them and I think it worked out quite nicely.
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