Armed Virginia Sloop 1768 - Model Shipways - scale 1:48

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Armed Virginia Sloop 1768 - Model Shipways - scale 1:48

Post by zoly99sask » Mon Aug 14, 2017 12:44 pm

I started to build the Armed Virginia Sloop in 2007,here are the pictures about the build,bulkheads installed,false deck glued in and planking has been started.
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Re: Armed Virginia Sloop 1768 - Model Shipways - scale 1:48

Post by donfarr » Mon Aug 14, 2017 1:41 pm

Will follow this one with interest Zoly as I have this kit and will build it once I catch up with other build hopefully by the first of next year. Don

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Re: Armed Virginia Sloop 1768 - Model Shipways - scale 1:48

Post by zoly99sask » Mon Aug 14, 2017 1:49 pm

After 2007 stopped working on the ship until 2011 due to several moving and lack of time.Here are the pictures from 2011 with the first planking.
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Re: Armed Virginia Sloop 1768 - Model Shipways - scale 1:48

Post by zoly99sask » Mon Aug 14, 2017 1:50 pm

donfarr wrote:Will follow this one with interest Zoly as I have this kit and will build it once I catch up with other build hopefully by the first of next year. Don
Thank you very much Don for visiting my build log.

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Re: Armed Virginia Sloop 1768 - Model Shipways - scale 1:48

Post by DenisR » Thu Aug 17, 2017 7:19 pm

Hi Zoltan

Very nice build, I also will follow this one.

Denis.

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Re: Armed Virginia Sloop 1768 - Model Shipways - scale 1:48

Post by Brian077 » Thu Aug 17, 2017 7:37 pm

me too. Wonderful model Zoly.
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Re: Armed Virginia Sloop 1768 - Model Shipways - scale 1:48

Post by neptune » Fri Aug 18, 2017 3:15 am

You can add me to the list as well Zoly,

best regards John.

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Re: Armed Virginia Sloop 1768 - Model Shipways - scale 1:48

Post by Mike41 » Fri Aug 18, 2017 3:31 am

Hi Zoltan,
Great start on the build if you have room for one more I will pull up a chair.
Mike

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Post by zoly99sask » Fri Aug 18, 2017 9:00 am

Thank you very much guys for joining the journey!!

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Re: Armed Virginia Sloop 1768 - Model Shipways - scale 1:48

Post by zoly99sask » Sat Aug 19, 2017 7:53 am

Good morning,first planking continues.
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