mystery trawler - semi scratch 1:33 scale

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Re: mystery trawler - semi scratch 1:33 scale

Postby GaryM » Mon Oct 24, 2016 4:42 pm

There is an amazing amount of detail in this small vessel. You think that ships are simple and that not much is needed to make them function until you have to build all the little details. Nice work.
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Re: mystery trawler - semi scratch 1:33 scale

Postby popeye » Thu Oct 27, 2016 7:59 am

thanks Gary.........I'm finding things I probably should have done differently, but I able to work around them, so all is good. I've done quite a bit more to this model......I still have to write the logs. at the moment, I'm working on the fish box.....it's coming out better than I expected.

I'll try and post them soon. thanks for the kind comment and for look'in in :D
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Re: mystery trawler - semi scratch 1:33 scale

Postby popeye » Thu Oct 27, 2016 1:28 pm

finished builds:
Nordkap 476 / Cux 87 / Gundalow
Mary Ann / Susan A. / M&M fun ship
Phylly C & Denny-Zen / AmericA
Andrea Gail

in cue:
Gothenborg
Half Moon
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trawler Syborn
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Titanic
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Re: mystery trawler - semi scratch 1:33 scale

Postby popeye » Tue Nov 15, 2016 8:41 pm

finished builds:
Nordkap 476 / Cux 87 / Gundalow
Mary Ann / Susan A. / M&M fun ship
Phylly C & Denny-Zen / AmericA
Andrea Gail

in cue:
Gothenborg
Half Moon
Boulogne Etaples
trawler Syborn
U.S.S. United States
Holiday Harbor
Titanic
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Re: mystery trawler - semi scratch 1:33 scale

Postby popeye » Thu Dec 08, 2016 10:15 am

I've made more progress on the trawler. I hope you enjoy the way the mid ship is shaping up.

https://trawlerdrydock.wordpress.com/20 ... n-part-81/

https://trawlerdrydock.wordpress.com/20 ... n-part-82/

https://trawlerdrydock.wordpress.com/20 ... n-part-83/

November was as busy as October.........December might be a bit harder due to the holidays. I'm trying to press on ;-)
finished builds:
Nordkap 476 / Cux 87 / Gundalow
Mary Ann / Susan A. / M&M fun ship
Phylly C & Denny-Zen / AmericA
Andrea Gail

in cue:
Gothenborg
Half Moon
Boulogne Etaples
trawler Syborn
U.S.S. United States
Holiday Harbor
Titanic
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Re: mystery trawler - semi scratch 1:33 scale

Postby Sgtmik » Thu Dec 08, 2016 12:37 pm

Hi Popeye,
You do beautiful work. All you need is a bunch of fish all over the deck and your fishin. :music-rockout: :handgestures-salute:
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Re: mystery trawler - semi scratch 1:33 scale

Postby popeye » Thu Dec 08, 2016 3:20 pm

thanks Mike....not all of this is cemented in place. there is more to add. I've got pictures of ships done up like that........I've never done one that way though. appreciate ya look'in in :)
finished builds:
Nordkap 476 / Cux 87 / Gundalow
Mary Ann / Susan A. / M&M fun ship
Phylly C & Denny-Zen / AmericA
Andrea Gail

in cue:
Gothenborg
Half Moon
Boulogne Etaples
trawler Syborn
U.S.S. United States
Holiday Harbor
Titanic
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Re: mystery trawler - semi scratch 1:33 scale

Postby popeye » Thu Jan 12, 2017 1:13 pm

I've made a bunch more progress on this project. the mid ship became pretty complex......I added a lot of extra stuff. originally, I was going to keep it simple, but one thing led to another........and before you know it. oh well......I had fun doing it, and that's what counts ;-)

https://trawlerdrydock.wordpress.com/20 ... n-part-84/

https://trawlerdrydock.wordpress.com/20 ... n-part-85/

https://trawlerdrydock.wordpress.com/20 ... n-part-86/

https://trawlerdrydock.wordpress.com/20 ... n-part-87/

the mid ship is almost done......then I can move on to the stern section. I hope to finish her soon after :) thanks for look'in in.........enjoy!
finished builds:
Nordkap 476 / Cux 87 / Gundalow
Mary Ann / Susan A. / M&M fun ship
Phylly C & Denny-Zen / AmericA
Andrea Gail

in cue:
Gothenborg
Half Moon
Boulogne Etaples
trawler Syborn
U.S.S. United States
Holiday Harbor
Titanic
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Re: mystery trawler - semi scratch 1:33 scale

Postby popeye » Wed Feb 22, 2017 9:14 am

hello there.......just me. I'm a bit behind, but this will catch things up. I've always considered the month of February to be nothing more than 28 days of hell.........and this year is no exception. I have been ill a few times, and life continues to get in the way.....but I have managed to make time at the table. I've made some great progress.

https://trawlerdrydock.wordpress.com/20 ... n-part-88/

https://trawlerdrydock.wordpress.com/20 ... n-part-89/

https://trawlerdrydock.wordpress.com/20 ... n-part-90/

https://trawlerdrydock.wordpress.com/20 ... n-part-91/

https://trawlerdrydock.wordpress.com/20 ... n-part-92/

https://trawlerdrydock.wordpress.com/20 ... part-93-2/

https://trawlerdrydock.wordpress.com/20 ... n-part-94/

please let me know if you can't read part 93.......I had to make an adjustment to it. I hope you enjoy :D
finished builds:
Nordkap 476 / Cux 87 / Gundalow
Mary Ann / Susan A. / M&M fun ship
Phylly C & Denny-Zen / AmericA
Andrea Gail

in cue:
Gothenborg
Half Moon
Boulogne Etaples
trawler Syborn
U.S.S. United States
Holiday Harbor
Titanic
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Re: mystery trawler - semi scratch 1:33 scale

Postby zoly99sask » Sat Feb 25, 2017 11:18 am

Hi Denis,you habe an awsome blog there,although I am not familiar with this ship but you are doing an outstang job pn her.

Zoltan

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