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  1. Uwek

    planset review LA JACINTHE - Goêlette / Schooner – 1823 by Jean Boudriot

    Planset Review: LA JACINTHE Goêlette / Schooner – 1823 by Jean Boudriot Schooner By Engineer de la Morandière 1823 - HISTORY OF THE SCHOONER IN THE FRENCH NAVY. (I have the english and the french version) Available directly from ancre in English, French, Italian or German language...
  2. Uwek

    book review LES VAISSEAUX de 74 à 120 canons - Historique 1650-1850" by Jean Boudriot & Hubert Berti

    Book Review: LES VAISSEAUX de 74 à 120 canons Historique 1650-1850 by Jean Boudriot & Hubert Berti available directly from ancre in french language, unfortunately in moment no other languages https://ancre.fr/fr/ouvrages-de-base/67-vaisseaux-les-de-74-a-120-canons.html 74- to 120-GUN...
  3. Uwek

    planset review Bateau canonnier de 60 pieds / 60 feet gunboat - Modèle An XII" by Sophie Muffat, Pierre Grandvilliers and Denis Désormière

    PLanset Review: Bateau canonnier de 60 pieds / 60 feet gunboat Modèle An XII by Sophie Muffat, Pierre Grandvilliers and Denis Désormière The authors describe here a small vessel built in several hundred copies for the Boulogne flotilla, in preparation for an attempted invasion of England...
  4. Uwek

    book review An introduction to MODEL SHIP BUILDING “DOCKYARD STYLE”" by Adrian SOROLLA translation by GILLES KORENT

    Book Review: An introduction to MODEL SHIP BUILDING “DOCKYARD STYLE” (often also "AN INTRODUCTION TO PLANKED ON FRAME SCALE MODEL SHIP BUILDING “DOCKYARD STYLE”") by Adrian SOROLLA translation by GILLES KORENT (our member @Gilles Korent f.e leading the ShipsofScale group build of the Canoe)...
  5. Uwek

    Planset Review: "Fortuné Joseph - ALLÈGE D’ARLES - 1833" flat-bottom river tartane by Franco Fissore

    Planset Review: Fortuné Joseph ALLÈGE D’ARLES 1833 a flat-bottom 1833 river tartane by Franco Fissore translated by F. Fougerat The Arles lighter and a flat-bottom 1833 river tartan from Provence. The historic and graphic documentation allowed for the design of all the details of the...
  6. L

    Le Mercure ANCRE Plans

    Hi all, I am scratch building Le Mercure from ANCRE plans. I post some photos of my main deck. This is built off of the model and inserted later which makes working with the deck much easier. I still have further scraping and sanding of the deck - this is only rough at this stage. The centre...
  7. Donnie

    Ancre: (preliminaries) Armed Longboat 1834 Monograph 1/36

    I just ordered the Monograph from Ancre on June 4th and will arrive approximately one month or maybe a little less. When the book and materials arrive, I shall resume or start this log fresh with as many details as I can give. My main selection of wood most likely Pear. The purpose of posting...
  8. Jempi

    Le Rochefort schaal 1/36 Plannen G. Delacroix

    Hallo Iedereen Na het voorstellen van mijn Bateau de Lanveoc wil ik graag de bouw en vooruitgang Van Het Jacht de Port “Le Rochefort aan jullie voorstellen. Laten we beginnen met het samenstellen van de kiel google translation: Hello everyone After presenting my Bateau de Lanveoc I would...
  9. T

    Le François

    Voici quelques photo du François, je n'ai malheureusement pas pensé à faire un reportage complet au début de la construction. je vais essayer de faire cela maintenant, et faire des photos de meilleures qualités. le chantier avec sa quille (notez un relèvement à l'avant et à l'arrière) google...
  10. Uwek

    Planset Review: "Le CERF - Cotre - 1779 - 1780" in scale 1:48 by Jean BOUDRIOT & Hubert BERTI

    Planset Review: Le CERF Cotre 1779 - 1780 in scale 1:48 by Jean BOUDRIOT & Hubert BERTI available from ancre in french, english or italian language https://ancre.fr/en/monograph/34-monographie-du-cerf-cotre-1778.html#/langue-anglais/download-solo_libro_en_espanol Excerpts from the...
  11. Uwek

    planset review Lugger LE COUREUR - 1776" in scale 1:48 by Jean BOUDRIOT & Hubert BERTI

    Planset Review: Lugger LE COUREUR - 1776 in scale 1:48 by Jean BOUDRIOT & Hubert BERTI available from ancre in different languages -> english, french or italian https://ancre.fr/en/monograph/50-monographie-du-coureur-lougre-1776.html#/langue-francais Excerpts from the drawings taken from...
  12. Norway

    ANCRE 42ft LONGBOAT ARMED FOR WAR 1834 GERARD DELACROIX 1-24 (1-36)

    With a little help from UWE's friend Didier Berti, I bought this monograph. 108 EURO / 118USD. I chose scale 1-24, the same as Karl @Jeronimo built his model in. 1-24 Rigged Without Rig Height: 50 11 Length...
  13. shipphotographer.com

    French cutter Le Cerf (1779-1780) - Scratch build 1:48 or just a DEER...

    The La_Cerf's keel was laid in my shipyard in June 2014. In AutoCad I drew the bulkheads with steps in them for the clinker planking, which speeded up the planking with narrowing only in the bow and stern. To provide a larger area of adhesion, the spaces in the stern and the bow are filled with...
  14. Schrader

    St. Caterina by Schrader – Small Ship - 1/12 Monography by Franco Fissore - Plans by Ancre

    My New project is the St Caterina. It is a Mediterranean fishing vessel. Plans from Ancre. I started it since October and is well advance so far. I decided this time to go after a old fashion diorama New tech to aging wood (At least for me) New tech for nails...
  15. Oktay Yaylacıkoral

    FRENCH FRIGATE LA RENOMMEE 1744

    Merhaba ,sizlere Türkiye'den selamlar.Fransızların ilk fırkateyni LA RENOMMEE 1744 e başladım,umarım iyi seyirler sunarım google translator: Hi, Greetings from Turkey to you. I started the first French frigate LA RENOMMEE 1744, I hope I have a good time
  16. Uwek

    book review LA VENUS de 1782 - Les maquettes de navires anciens vues à travers" by Pierre Corbieres

    Book review: Les maquettes de navires anciens vues à travers LA VENUS de 1782 Compilation des articles parus dans les numéros 220 à 298 du Modèle réduit de bateau by Pierre Corbieres Volume : 446 pages Editor : Weka presse (1994) ISBN-10 : 290953703X ISBN-13 : 978-2909537030 This older...
  17. Sergey Pobozhy

    La Salamandre 1/250

    Hi to all. Looks like i'm still here))) For a very long time I thought, wondered and reflected on the scale. And finally I made step for next level (scratch build) and i decided that 1/250 (Naviga C4 class) is what I wanted for a long time, especially due to i'm a seamen and 7-8 months in a year...
  18. Iterum

    SAINT PHILIPPE 1693 in 1/64 PoB by Iterum

    Hello friends of the baroque ship. As I am starting the build of SAINT PHILIPPE in 1/64 let's do it in an proper way - click for music: March de Triomphe SP was launched in 1693 as replacement for the fire assisinated SAINT PHILIPPE of 1669 burnt down by the British after beaching the damaged...
  19. Uwek

    Book and Planset Review: "LES VAISSEAUX de 50 & 64 CANONS - Historique 1650 - 1780" by Jean Boudriot and Hubert Berti

    Book and Planset Review: LES VAISSEAUX de 50 & 64 CANONS Historique 1650 - 1780 by Jean Boudriot and Hubert Berti 50- AND 64-GUN SHIPS 1650 - 1780 AN HISTORICAL STUDY Accompanied by an original monograph of the period at 1:48 scale by M. Bigot de Morogues Available in French language...
  20. Uwek

    Monographs made by Gérard Delacroix -> now available via Ancre

    Latest news from ancre related monographs published by Gérard Delacroix, our member @G. DELACROIX Gérard mentioned the following in his forum two days ago: In front of the multitude of small problems which prevent me from working serenely, I transferred all my publications to ANCRE which will...
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