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Artestania Latina's SanFrancisco II by Karl. Options
karl1113
#61 Posted : 15 May 2013 11:54:49

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#62 Posted : 15 May 2013 13:12:14

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Looking great Karl.
Just got my email confirming next parts shipping so some deck planking to come soon BigGrin
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#63 Posted : 15 May 2013 13:28:07

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good luck with the tree nailing jase, don't forget you can sharpen up the cocktail sticks,I could get 10 out of one stick,see if you can beat it.Flapper Flapper Cool
Current builds: SotS, USS Consitution, San Felipe, D51 loco, HMS Surprise, RB7, Arab Dhow, Jotika HMS Victory
Completed builds: HMS Pickel, Thermopylae, Mississipi river boat, Mary Rose, Cutty Sark, San Francisco II, HMS Victory x5, Titanic Lifeboat, Panart HMS Victory Launch, Hachette Titanic, Virginia Schooner, Endeavour Longboat.

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#64 Posted : 15 May 2013 14:11:26

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karl1113 wrote:
good luck with the tree nailing jase, don't forget you can sharpen up the cocktail sticks,I could get 10 out of one stick,see if you can beat it.Flapper Flapper Cool

challenge accepted Blink Cool
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#65 Posted : 20 May 2013 11:54:07

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moving on to the interior of the ship, namely the deck furniture, the first real problem reared it's ugly head,the bitts, it is a carved fancy bitt, and was going to be impossible for me to make,I tried with a file and it broke,head scratchin' time. and a light bulb incident later, time to get out the unimat miller, bingo using a 1mm. cutter and a 3mm cutter problem solved. for those who don't have a milling maching, god help you, all I can say you will at least need a small power drill and some cutting bits. and good luck with it,I've shown my first attempt,and will give it another go later to improve it.
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Current builds: SotS, USS Consitution, San Felipe, D51 loco, HMS Surprise, RB7, Arab Dhow, Jotika HMS Victory
Completed builds: HMS Pickel, Thermopylae, Mississipi river boat, Mary Rose, Cutty Sark, San Francisco II, HMS Victory x5, Titanic Lifeboat, Panart HMS Victory Launch, Hachette Titanic, Virginia Schooner, Endeavour Longboat.

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#66 Posted : 20 May 2013 20:31:35

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Hi Karl,
I don't post much but am always admiring all the builds here.
Your build is coming on well.
I just want to point out (if you don't already know) that the rail behind the mainmast is drilled out for the "pins". This is not shown on one of the plans but is on the other.
This was pointed out to me by one of our expert builders.
I will put a couple of finished pics of my build on your build diary if you don't mind to show it.

Be lucky Peter

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completed..... Endeavour Longboat, San Francisco 2, Virginia 1819

building Royal Caroline

karl1113
#67 Posted : 21 May 2013 00:07:34

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THANKS FOR THE PICS PETER,whoops caps on, will scrutinize later, and study the plans harder. k.
Current builds: SotS, USS Consitution, San Felipe, D51 loco, HMS Surprise, RB7, Arab Dhow, Jotika HMS Victory
Completed builds: HMS Pickel, Thermopylae, Mississipi river boat, Mary Rose, Cutty Sark, San Francisco II, HMS Victory x5, Titanic Lifeboat, Panart HMS Victory Launch, Hachette Titanic, Virginia Schooner, Endeavour Longboat.

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karl1113
#68 Posted : 21 May 2013 12:44:09

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Completed builds: HMS Pickel, Thermopylae, Mississipi river boat, Mary Rose, Cutty Sark, San Francisco II, HMS Victory x5, Titanic Lifeboat, Panart HMS Victory Launch, Hachette Titanic, Virginia Schooner, Endeavour Longboat.

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#69 Posted : 22 May 2013 09:26:43

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A masterpiece in the making!!
Rgds, Hans
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#70 Posted : 24 May 2013 16:18:37

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thank you hans for the kind comments. k.
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Completed builds: HMS Pickel, Thermopylae, Mississipi river boat, Mary Rose, Cutty Sark, San Francisco II, HMS Victory x5, Titanic Lifeboat, Panart HMS Victory Launch, Hachette Titanic, Virginia Schooner, Endeavour Longboat.

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#71 Posted : 25 May 2013 23:04:34

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Hi Karl, masts and rigging are getting very close for you... Look forward to seeing how that progresses..... Cool Cool

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Alan
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#72 Posted : 27 May 2013 08:40:20

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Hi Karl
Coming together very nicely,been following your build with interest for some time.BigGrin ThumpUp.

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#73 Posted : 27 May 2013 15:14:28

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thank you all for the kind comments, really is appreciated here are a few more pics.
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Current builds: SotS, USS Consitution, San Felipe, D51 loco, HMS Surprise, RB7, Arab Dhow, Jotika HMS Victory
Completed builds: HMS Pickel, Thermopylae, Mississipi river boat, Mary Rose, Cutty Sark, San Francisco II, HMS Victory x5, Titanic Lifeboat, Panart HMS Victory Launch, Hachette Titanic, Virginia Schooner, Endeavour Longboat.

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#74 Posted : 30 May 2013 13:18:49

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#75 Posted : 30 May 2013 13:23:04

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#76 Posted : 30 May 2013 13:25:09

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Completed builds: HMS Pickel, Thermopylae, Mississipi river boat, Mary Rose, Cutty Sark, San Francisco II, HMS Victory x5, Titanic Lifeboat, Panart HMS Victory Launch, Hachette Titanic, Virginia Schooner, Endeavour Longboat.

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#77 Posted : 30 May 2013 13:26:22

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Having probs.back later.
Current builds: SotS, USS Consitution, San Felipe, D51 loco, HMS Surprise, RB7, Arab Dhow, Jotika HMS Victory
Completed builds: HMS Pickel, Thermopylae, Mississipi river boat, Mary Rose, Cutty Sark, San Francisco II, HMS Victory x5, Titanic Lifeboat, Panart HMS Victory Launch, Hachette Titanic, Virginia Schooner, Endeavour Longboat.

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#78 Posted : 30 May 2013 13:31:55

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Completed builds: HMS Pickel, Thermopylae, Mississipi river boat, Mary Rose, Cutty Sark, San Francisco II, HMS Victory x5, Titanic Lifeboat, Panart HMS Victory Launch, Hachette Titanic, Virginia Schooner, Endeavour Longboat.

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#79 Posted : 01 June 2013 12:33:16

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#80 Posted : 01 June 2013 12:34:22

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Started on the rigging, be careful at this stage,in my opinion their is not enough thread to do the job,also IMO it is too thick. So I used my own stock. K.
Current builds: SotS, USS Consitution, San Felipe, D51 loco, HMS Surprise, RB7, Arab Dhow, Jotika HMS Victory
Completed builds: HMS Pickel, Thermopylae, Mississipi river boat, Mary Rose, Cutty Sark, San Francisco II, HMS Victory x5, Titanic Lifeboat, Panart HMS Victory Launch, Hachette Titanic, Virginia Schooner, Endeavour Longboat.

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