Halifax Build Log: Lumberyard

donfarr

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Thanks Zoly, that is all the hull planking I am going to do leaving frames exposed, will do some minor deck planking where the guns are. Don
 

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Display the ship alone as an ADMIALTY STYLE BUILD, just have not got thetalant to do the carvings,. DON PS THANKS FOR THE COMENTS
 

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Display the ship alone as an ADMIALTY STYLE BUILD, just have not got thetalant to do the carvings,. DON PS THANKS FOR THE COMENTS
Oh, I did not know about Admirality style builds, so I looked it up on the Internet.
I was suprised this style of modelling started in the 15th century.

Having worked with an architectural renderer has helped me to understand the reasons for this style of model building. It has specific purposes for revealing portions of the ship.

Now I have learnt something new about ship building. Thank you.
 

JANET

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Well Don, What a great job you have accomplished, I to am a senior and have only just started building Lumberyards HANNA. You have encouraged
me no end, love your stern and hope I can build the same as you.
Best wishes. JANET
 

donfarr

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Thanks Janet very kind of you, Dave and Ev at the Lumberyard produce excellent semi kits, and offer advice when asked,,,ALSO A SENIOR 80 on 4/29. Don
 

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Progress pictures, finished with all now to mount it, pictures showing swivel guns mounted, deck guns in place and rudder finished it was a GREAT BUILD with many thanks to Dave for his kind help, the turning point for me was making the teplates for the WALES, MOLDING, cut off from jig, and the deck clamps AGAIN THANKS TO DAVE from there it went well solved many problems


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