Cutty Sark Kit bashing Del Prado

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Frankberge
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Re: Cutty Sark Kit bashing Del Prado

Postby Frankberge » Sun Jan 08, 2017 3:49 pm

It takes guts to do what you are doing. Tearing down a finished model like that and rebuild it. But you are doing a really good job. I love the metal work. I wish i had those skills!
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Re: Cutty Sark Kit bashing Del Prado

Postby GaryM » Sun Jan 08, 2017 5:33 pm

I totally agree with Frankberge. When I make a mistake, it is hard to think about fixing it since the chances of screwing it up worse seems to be looming right around the corner.
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Re: Cutty Sark Kit bashing Del Prado

Postby BETREMIEUX » Wed Jan 11, 2017 3:47 pm

Hello,
Thanks Frankberger, when I see the Cutty Sark to Greenwich, I think that she is very beautiful. My scale model was too bad and I had want of remake all.

Gary, thanks for your opinion, now the main rail port is is laid. Next I am laying the iron bulwark (sheet of brass) and dead eyes.

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At the next time,

Daniel.
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Re: Cutty Sark Kit bashing Del Prado

Postby popeye » Thu Jan 12, 2017 1:46 pm

super look'in project so far Daniel :) nice metal work.
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Phylly C & Denny-Zen / AmericA
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Re: Cutty Sark Kit bashing Del Prado

Postby BETREMIEUX » Sun Jan 15, 2017 11:03 am

Hello,
Thanks Popeye, here the next part.
This week I have keep going the bulwark with of sheet of brass (0.2 mm).
It is glued with Cyanolite and is fine.
And for the fun I have equipped the deck house.


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Bye,

Daniel.
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Re: Cutty Sark Kit bashing Del Prado

Postby BETREMIEUX » Thu Jan 19, 2017 2:26 pm

Hello,
My Cutty Sark is changing, The bulwark is painted.
Here is three pictures.

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See you soon.

Daniel.
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Re: Cutty Sark Kit bashing Del Prado

Postby BETREMIEUX » Mon Jan 30, 2017 9:02 am

Hello,
before a break, I post some photos.

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See you,

Daniel.

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