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Re: Voytek's build diaries

Postby Voytek » Mon Sep 09, 2013 6:09 pm

Thank you Casper.
I have done an other gun and I'm all most happy now :dance:
There its thinner braking rope and rigging with out all hooks (they are not visible any way), just clear to do. :angry-banghead: ... and an other 10 guns :D

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Re: Voytek's build diaries

Postby Voytek » Sun Sep 29, 2013 10:32 pm

Hello

I have done not much, busy with rigging guns.I will try to show how I make that:

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Block's ready to put together:

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and jig for that:

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and now how I make braking rope:

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Re: Voytek's build diaries

Postby Eric » Sun Sep 29, 2013 11:17 pm

Lovely work Voytek, a well deserved K for them! :clap:
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Re: Voytek's build diaries

Postby Mark » Mon Sep 30, 2013 5:22 am

Have too agree with Eric here. Great work !!
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Re: Voytek's build diaries

Postby Voytek » Thu Oct 03, 2013 12:26 am

Thank you Eric and Mark.
Finally gun deck armoured:

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Re: Voytek's build diaries

Postby Voytek » Thu Nov 07, 2013 1:10 am

After unexpected break I'm back to shipyard.
Some construction work its done to open deck under gratings:

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Whole deck its build the same way as before:

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Part of the deck its all ready nailed and oiled- ready for next step. Cabin walls are painted by dark oak varnish :

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Bit late but- Congratulations to all Tiger award winners !!! :clap: :clap: :clap: Well done every one !
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Re: Voytek's build diaries

Postby Voytek » Sun Nov 24, 2013 12:07 am

Poop deck and bulwarks :

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Postby Eric » Sun Nov 24, 2013 2:44 am

Wow, great work, she looks brilliant Voytek! :clap:

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Re: Voytek's build diaries

Postby Voytek » Sat Dec 07, 2013 6:59 pm

Thank you Eric.
Not much I have done- frame, skid beams and belaying pins - all of them walnut and some eye bolts. Pins and eye bolts Ill need later on for rigging:

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Re: Voytek's build diaries

Postby Voytek » Tue Dec 24, 2013 12:30 pm

Christmas is a time of giving hearts filled with love and pride, spreading the word of peace on earth and happiness at yuletide. So a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

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Re: Voytek's build diaries

Postby SkyFire » Tue Dec 24, 2013 3:34 pm

Looking good. Merry Christmas. :)
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Re: Voytek's build diaries

Postby Voytek » Sat Jan 04, 2014 4:18 pm

Thank you Sky Fire.

All the best to all of you in new year !!!

Small update- poop, quarter deck, gangways and forecastle ready for nails. Two long gratings are removable as I'm not sure yet how to deal with ropes in that place:

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Re: Voytek's build diaries

Postby Voytek » Sat Jan 11, 2014 10:39 pm

Job done decks are nailed and oiled. And now I'm jumping forward as I don't see reason to do masts right now.

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Re: Voytek's build diaries

Postby Eric » Sun Jan 12, 2014 2:36 pm

Superb decking Voytek! :clap: :clap:
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Re: Voytek's build diaries

Postby Voytek » Sun Jan 26, 2014 4:44 pm

Cheers Eric.
Channel moulding, entry port canopies and side ladders. I'm proud about side ladders cos I have not 16 as instruction but 23 as original:

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Re: Voytek's build diaries

Postby COENIE » Fri Jan 31, 2014 8:48 pm

Great work. K incoming. :clap:
I started here ... viewtopic.php?f=57&t=228#p1377
and is now finish with ... viewtopic.php?f=48&t=339
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Postby Voytek » Mon Feb 03, 2014 10:49 pm

Thank you Coenie.
Small update:

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Re: Voytek's build diaries

Postby Voytek » Sun Mar 02, 2014 12:08 am

Update- not that much as I would like to do :

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Re: Voytek's build diaries

Postby Voytek » Sat Mar 15, 2014 4:58 pm

Hello !
An update :

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Re: Voytek's build diaries

Postby Eric » Sat Mar 15, 2014 6:20 pm

Awesome work, she is really coming along there! :clap:

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