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by paulv1958
Mon Apr 24, 2017 7:55 am
Forum: SOS Build Logs from Kits - Wood
Topic: Cazador-Xebec Occre 1:60 by Paul V
Replies: 48
Views: 880

Re: Cazador-Xebec Occre 1:60 by Paul V

Hi all and many thanks again for the comments. I was going to include a video link to how I blackend my cannons & supports, however just after I finished recording the vid on the Sony A6000, the SD card keeled over and I lost all video data s well as the photo steps on installing the cannons on ...
by paulv1958
Wed Apr 19, 2017 8:32 am
Forum: SOS Build Logs from Kits - Wood
Topic: The Black Pearl 1/50 first build!
Replies: 197
Views: 3913

Re: The Black Pearl 1/50 first build!

caldercraft are doing a surprise ( No date on release tho on site.) Much better quality kits that AL.
Plus the doco is much better.
by paulv1958
Wed Apr 19, 2017 7:22 am
Forum: SOS Build Logs from Kits - Wood
Topic: The Black Pearl 1/50 first build!
Replies: 197
Views: 3913

Re: The Black Pearl 1/50 first build!

Every ship is different and everyone is a learning experience. All have their challenges Normally the larger the scale, more effort is needed as there is more detail or its up to you to provide Euro models are suppose to be the most comprehensive ( and the most expensive) with the basic kit and exte...
by paulv1958
Wed Apr 19, 2017 2:49 am
Forum: SOS Build Logs from Kits - Wood
Topic: The Black Pearl 1/50 first build!
Replies: 197
Views: 3913

Re: The Black Pearl 1/50 first build!

Well done,excellent job.

Ripper, bonza , bee-you-da-full mate ( Con the fruitera)

Beats the crap out of my first attempts.

You sure you havent done this before ?
by paulv1958
Mon Apr 17, 2017 7:37 pm
Forum: SOS Build Logs from Kits - Wood
Topic: Cazador-Xebec Occre 1:60 by Paul V
Replies: 48
Views: 880

Re: Cazador-Xebec Occre 1:60 by Paul V

Thank you all for your kind comments. Really appreciated yes Brian I must come along. I assume the next meeting date is on the web site. Okay All the decorations have been completed including the rear panel DSC03184.jpg Next the rear boom and support was added. Once again the kit consisted of metal ...
by paulv1958
Sun Apr 16, 2017 7:58 pm
Forum: SOS Build Logs from Kits - Wood
Topic: Panart: San Felipe 1:75 Scale Build Log
Replies: 199
Views: 7473

Re: Panart: San Felipe 1:75 Scale Build Log

Nicely done, shaping up well
by paulv1958
Thu Apr 13, 2017 10:39 pm
Forum: SOS Build Logs from Kits - Wood
Topic: Pen Duick Build Log
Replies: 30
Views: 344

Re: Pen Duick Build Log

Hi For the sanding( shaping) of the hull, put a put a plank across the hull from front ( bow) to rear ( stern), it should bend easily for this kit. Look at where the plank touches the bulkheads. It should fit flat against the bulkheads ( skeleton). Where it does not fit flat you sand the bulkheads s...
by paulv1958
Sat Apr 08, 2017 8:56 am
Forum: SOS Build Logs from Kits - Wood
Topic: Cazador-Xebec Occre 1:60 by Paul V
Replies: 48
Views: 880

Re: Cazador-Xebec Occre 1:60 by Paul V

Tks Donnie, Sometimes Occre surprise you with little added details, but other manufacturing decisions... As you will see in the following photos, some strange manufacturing decisions were made. Next up was the pumps and ships bell housing, & major cleats. The parts consisted of wood and metal co...
by paulv1958
Wed Apr 05, 2017 1:20 am
Forum: SOS Build Logs from Kits - Wood
Topic: Cazador-Xebec Occre 1:60 by Paul V
Replies: 48
Views: 880

Re: Cazador-Xebec Occre 1:60 by Paul V

Just a quick update: Main deck hatch and slide way added. No issues DSC03159.jpg DSC03161.jpg Bow knightheds & Tack added. The tack precut was way to long and had to be significantly shorted to fit. Just a PIA to modify, but all worked in the end DSC03160.jpg Cat Davit added next, This was an in...

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