Santa Maria - Mantua - scale 1:50 modified kit semi scratch

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Re: Santa Maria - Mantua - scale 1:50 modified kit semi scratch

Post by zoly99sask » Mon Sep 04, 2017 9:34 am

Thanks Graham for the kind words and visiting my build log.The cap-rails are mahogany and it was a pain in the butt to bend it without splintering.

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Re: Santa Maria - Mantua - scale 1:50 modified kit semi scratch

Post by zoly99sask » Mon Sep 04, 2017 2:15 pm

Finally finished all the cap-rails ,they were pain in the butt to bend them,and they are glued on.

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Re: Santa Maria - Mantua - scale 1:50 modified kit semi scratch

Post by mtbediz1 » Tue Sep 05, 2017 4:15 am

Good job Zoltan and yes, it is quite difficult to bend the magohany.

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Re: Santa Maria - Mantua - scale 1:50 modified kit semi scratch

Post by Brian077 » Tue Sep 05, 2017 4:26 am

looking good Zoly, very nice build.

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Re: Santa Maria - Mantua - scale 1:50 modified kit semi scratch

Post by zoly99sask » Mon Sep 11, 2017 10:19 am

Brian077 wrote:
Tue Sep 05, 2017 4:26 am
looking good Zoly, very nice build.
Thanks guys!

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Re: Santa Maria - Mantua - scale 1:50 modified kit semi scratch

Post by zoly99sask » Mon Sep 11, 2017 10:23 am

Good morning!I added some deck fitting .
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Re: Santa Maria - Mantua - scale 1:50 modified kit semi scratch

Post by mrshanks » Mon Sep 11, 2017 1:43 pm

Looks outstanding Zoltan. Do you plan to leave it all natural wood?
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Re: Santa Maria - Mantua - scale 1:50 modified kit semi scratch

Post by zoly99sask » Mon Sep 11, 2017 1:50 pm

mrshanks wrote:
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Looks outstanding Zoltan. Do you plan to leave it all natural wood?
Thanks Mike,yes she stays natural ,actually already has 2 coats of flat poly on her.

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Re: Santa Maria - Mantua - scale 1:50 modified kit semi scratch

Post by zoly99sask » Mon Sep 11, 2017 4:39 pm

Capstan,gun carriages,crates and ladders are glued in.

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Re: Santa Maria - Mantua - scale 1:50 modified kit semi scratch

Post by zoly99sask » Mon Sep 11, 2017 7:59 pm

I remade the rudder because I planked the wrong way,horizontal instead vertical.

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