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by garyt
Fri Aug 04, 2017 12:50 pm
Forum: SOS Build Logs from Kits - Wood
Topic: Hms Snake in Scotland
Replies: 32
Views: 2112

Re: Hms snake in Scotland

Thank you for the reply, I did some research and came to the same conclusion so natural it is
Now this is definitely therapeutic....
by garyt
Sun Jul 09, 2017 2:07 pm
Forum: SOS Build Logs from Kits - Wood
Topic: Hms Snake in Scotland
Replies: 32
Views: 2112

Re: Hms snake in Scotland

Mmm started on the ratlines today.... I think I will just call it therapeutic lol
Joking apart I watched the video linked in the rigging section and it really helped so I've got halfwayish up one side of the main shrouds and stopped for coffee:)
by garyt
Sun Jul 02, 2017 3:26 pm
Forum: Just dropping in
Topic: Newbie from Scotland
Replies: 11
Views: 1854

Re: Newbie from Scotland

A bit belated as haven't been on for a bit, but welcome aboard I'm up in speyside and getting going again now
by garyt
Sun Jul 02, 2017 3:20 pm
Forum: SOS Build Logs from Kits - Wood
Topic: Hms Snake in Scotland
Replies: 32
Views: 2112

Re: Hms snake in Scotland

Just a wee update Chain links are all on now and the shrouds on the main and mizzen done just the fore to do then ratlines ......... As a question the plans have the shrouds in black and ratlines in natural mmmm doesn't quite seem right should it not be black on black...... thoughts or advice anyone...
by garyt
Thu Jun 22, 2017 2:37 pm
Forum: SOS Build Logs from Kits - Wood
Topic: Hms Snake in Scotland
Replies: 32
Views: 2112

Re: Hms snake in Scotland

Hi guys sorry for the lack of updates but have had a terrible year so far almost losing my wife to a ruptured artery and having to dash stateside , she is now well on the road to recovery, on returning home my father has been diagnosed with dementia, so have been in or around hospitals for a while. ...
by garyt
Sun Dec 18, 2016 5:11 am
Forum: SOS Build Logs from Kits - Wood
Topic: AL 1/50 Le Renard, the Fox
Replies: 21
Views: 1490

Re: AL 1/50 Le Renard, the Fox

A nice subject choice and a nice start to the build That is what makes this hobby so fascinating, they don't all have to be massive ships of the line, although they are impressive:) there are many smaller ships with a lot of detail and pleasing lines. Good luck with the build and I look forward to s...
by garyt
Sun Dec 18, 2016 5:03 am
Forum: SOS Build Logs from Kits - Wood
Topic: Hms Snake in Scotland
Replies: 32
Views: 2112

Re: Hms snake in Scotland

Hi Rick thanks for your compliments i really want to weather it / dull it down some but the jury is out on the best way forward just now I like how Graham did his, I need to give it some thought though before going much further also it's maybe time to think about her display plinth as the cradle wil...
by garyt
Sat Dec 17, 2016 4:30 pm
Forum: SOS Build Logs from Kits - Wood
Topic: Hms Snake in Scotland
Replies: 32
Views: 2112

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by garyt
Sat Dec 17, 2016 4:27 pm
Forum: SOS Build Logs from Kits - Wood
Topic: Hms Snake in Scotland
Replies: 32
Views: 2112

Re: Hms snake in Scotland

well its been a while since the last update, a mixture of work family and a camera problem, still some progress has been made :) after debating what to do about the carronade castings and spending some considerable time tidying and generally redoing them I ended up with something that was useable if...
by garyt
Fri Dec 16, 2016 1:00 pm
Forum: SOS Build Logs from Kits - Wood
Topic: Hms Snake in Scotland
Replies: 32
Views: 2112

Re: Hms snake in Scotland

Hello Rick and welcome back I have some more photos to post had the card in the camera go u/s so will update over the weekend

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