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gingerale75
#661 Posted : 12 April 2020 21:00:33

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Hello Guys,

Upper gun deck section diorama with 12-pounder and six figurines completed in similar way to the lower gun deck section.
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Laszlo

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#662 Posted : 12 April 2020 22:19:15

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That's a really nice diorama ,will make an excellent addition to your display
Man he took his time in the sun
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He gave birth to poetry
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Greet the last light of the library...We were here!
Gandale
#663 Posted : 13 April 2020 22:45:52

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Looks fab, love the decking.....Drool Drool

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Alan
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#664 Posted : 15 April 2020 17:18:41

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Hello All,

Thank you guys for the nice comments, much appreciated.

Today I made some enhancements on the dioramas:

- As I have no leftover from the other kits, I turned some buckets and barrels from 6 and 8mm dowels.
- They were stained, black bands painted, handles added to buckets
- Gun shots piled up in a temporary frame and spray painted
- Frames made from 1.5x1.5mm strip and stained dark oak
- All the parts fitted around the deck sections.

I know that the gun shots probably weren't piled up like this but I hope you all forgive me for this little inaccuracy to make me able to place shots on the dioramas. Cool Cool Cool
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Laszlo

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Gandale
#665 Posted : 15 April 2020 23:12:34

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Love the enhancements you've done, they really add the sense of realism.... very well done....Love Love

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Alan
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#666 Posted : 15 April 2020 23:36:53

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Gandale wrote:
Love the enhancements you've done, they really add the sense of realism.... very well done....Love Love

Regards

Alan


Thanks Alan, much appreciated.
Happy building!
Laszlo

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#667 Posted : 16 April 2020 09:46:38

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Excellent little touches there, Laszlo.
I 'll try and remember to use some of them myself.
Regards
Chris
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#668 Posted : 16 April 2020 09:49:07

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goddo wrote:
Excellent little touches there, Laszlo.
I 'll try and remember to use some of them myself.
Regards
Chris


Thanks Chris.
By the way, my leftover gratings will be posted to you today.
Happy building!
Laszlo

Finished builds: HMS Victory, HMS Victory Cross-Section
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#669 Posted : 16 April 2020 12:27:22

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gingerale75 wrote:

Thanks Chris.
By the way, my leftover gratings will be posted to you today.


Great news Laszlo,
Will let you know when they arrive. BigGrin
Chris
gingerale75
#670 Posted : 12 September 2020 16:42:28

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Hello Shipmates,

I've been quiet since a while now.
But here I am again...

After a long but well-worthy wait the last of the figurines, marines, officers and the top3 men has been completed and 'shining' in their full glory.
I will do another deck section to line them up in the display cabinet alongside with the gun deck dioramas.

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Happy building!
Laszlo

Finished builds: HMS Victory, HMS Victory Cross-Section
gingerale75
#671 Posted : 12 September 2020 16:46:06

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Hah... it seems that during my absence the forum did not improve to show the pictures. Blink Blink LOL LOL
Happy building!
Laszlo

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