1. L

    1777 - H. M. Cutter Alert - VanguardModels

    A few weeks ago, parallel to building the TridentModel "Alert", I started building the smaller version of VanguardModels in 1:64. At that time I had the kit for quite a while, according to Chris Watton I was the first to order it. I have that in writing ;) Anyway, the kit lay around for a...
  2. 1

    HMS Alert 1/72 scale from Shipyard

    The Shipyard HMS Alert, in scale 1/72, just arrived from Ages of Sail, kit # ZL:001. It looks like the only item that wasn't included was the glue. Everything else was, rigging lines, cannons, blocks, paint brushes and paints you name it...even directions! I have on hand some Gorilla glue and...
  3. kidsgalore

    Hms Alert by Kids

    Evening I'm not very good with computers, this is the first log I've tried to do. Other craftsmen's logs explain and show much better than I can ever do. So I will just show you some pictures of where I'm up to with this very enjoyable model. Got to say a big thank you to all the other guys...
  4. zoly99sask

    H.M.Armed Cutter Alert 1777 1:48 POF kit

    I have received the kit a few days ago and I just finished cleaning the parts
  5. L

    Trident Model - HMS Alert 1777 by Lusitania1915

    Hello, I am writing from Germany. what can I say? After a rich week my kit arrived here well packed in an undamaged box. I use DeepL for translation, and without wanting to advertise, I think it works well. More information and a real start of construction will be available in the next days...
  6. paulv1958

    HMS Alert SOS Edition by PaulV [COMPLETED BUILD]

  7. Jolley Roger

    HMS Alert by Jolley Roger

    Here is the start of my buildlog for the Trident Model HMS Alert. It seems i'm one of the lucky ones that received an Alert before the DHgate shutdown threw a spanner in the works. The kit got delivered by Fedex, took 4 days from China to SA, then the local Fedex managed to bungle it up for...
  8. E

    Hms Alert 1777 1:48 -Trident Model by Experten

    In a bit of perfect timing, I received my Alert kit today, on my birthday no less! My initial impression is ”Damn, this is NICE!!” On reading the instructions, “Damn! These sorta suck!” I’ve had the AoS title for years, and that puppy is gonna get some use. We moved a couple of months ago, and...
  9. K

    The Naval Cutter ALERT- 1777, POF by KentM

    IT HAS ARRIVED!!! My first post. Hopefully this works.
  10. MystRacing

    ALERT Cutter- 1777, POF by MystRacing

    Well it'll be a little bit before I'm ready to go full bore on this project, Have some things I need to finish first. but wanted to go ahead and get a build thread started. In the interest of full disclosure I also want to see what some of the more experienced guys come up with. I hate to button...
  11. Norway

    Hms Alert 1777 1:48 - Trident Model by Norway

  12. Dali

    Cutter Alert 1777 scale 1:48 Dali [COMPLETED BUILD]

    Hello all. In 2019, I bought the damaged and unfinished Alert hull via Allegro on the Internet. Cutter very nicely made sewn in difficult technique until he begged to finish it. Since May 2020, I have been trying to renovate and finish the construction of the Cuter Alert from 1777 based on the...
  13. Uwek

    HMS ALERT 1777 cutter POF by Uwek

    So I am the one starting the first building log of this interesting vessel and model kit. But before I really start to show the work, I want to summarize the data and information about the ship, available documentation and the kit Available Documentation about the HMS ALERT 1777: Book Review...
  14. D

    Cutter Alert 1/48 cross section

    I would like to restart my project that I started 7 years ago. I planned on doing a cross section model around the dead flat, with a fully built-up interior, leaving most of the planking off to show the frames and deck beams. When I "saved" it from the deepest corner in my basement my first...
  15. Uwek

    Kit review Cutter HMS ALERT 1777 - POF in scale 1:48 - by TRIDENT MODEL

    Kit Review: Cutter HMS ALERT 1777 POF in scale 1:48 by TRIDENT MODEL in the beginning some older renderings of the 3D-model - when I receive actual one´s I will change them Trident Models is a very new chinese manufacturer (since 2018) and this model is the very first kit they produce on a...
  16. Kkonrath

    HMS Alert 1777 1:48 by Kurt

    Well I am setting up my build log for this kit, so I can start posting when my kit makes it in at some point down the line. Can't wait to order and receive one, and hope I don't have too many vessels in the shipyard to be able to bring this one in when it gets in port.
  17. Eric

    Shipyard 1:72 HMS Alert/Continental Navy Revenge

    So my Alert kit arrived and I’m getting ready to figure this thing out, and since it’s my first ever ship, I’m sure I’ll be needing help. First thing off, I’m going to be building the kit as the Continental Navy cutter Revenge, which won’t necessitate any major structural changes to the hull or...
  18. Jimsky

    Kit Review: "H.M. Armed Cutter Alert 1777 (Second Edition) - Plank On Bulkhead", Scale 1:64 - Vanguard Models

    The model kit of the Alert is depicted after her refit with twelve six-pounder guns and a full complement of twelve half-pounder swivel guns, giving an ordnance total of twenty-four guns. We have many pages about the history of Alert here at SOS, I will rather concentrate on the kits itself...

    Kit review HMS ALERT the naval cutter 1777" SHIPYARD 1:72 Laser cardboard kit 1

    HMS ALERT the naval cutter 1777 SHIPYARD 1:72 Laser cardboard kit 1 Kit Info Name: HMS Alert Cat. No. ZL:001 Scale: 1:72 Lenght: 540 mm Width: 220 mm Height: 460 mm Quantity in package: 1 piece Type of packaging: Box (500x350x50 mm) Laser-Cut Kit includes: - all parts cut by laser -...
  20. M

    HM Armed Cutter "Alert" 1777 VM (Vanguard models) by Milos

    So it is begin. This will be my building log of HM Armed Cutter "Alert" 1777 VM (Vanguard models). I will try to address to all issues which will experience along the way and your assistants will be much appreciated.