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HMS Hermione (now finished!)

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Already looking good!

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Nice project!

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Wow, that looks good for five hours in. Any problems so far? This is also in my pile of stuff to do. 

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The upper deck assembly did not want to fit in the slots. It was a super tight fit. The front rail broke getting off of the sprue, but I applied to much pressure. And one of the peg holes in the main deck was not cut all the way through, and I had to saw it out... 

 

other than that the assembly was not hard just time consuming. Lots of little parts. The masts were the hardest part on the small ship I assembled so not really looking forward to mast/sail assembly. 

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Always happy to see not ships enter the fray!  Nice work the ship looks really good and well done.  I especially like the deck dressing.  It the part I always have the most problems with!

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Ok, that's pretty darn awesome!!

10/10, would go to sea on.

 

What scale is she?

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14 minutes ago, Chaoswolf said:

 

 

What scale is she?

She is designed for 28mm miniatures. So 1/56?

 

its about 33" long. So the reaper bones barge will be about half as long. 

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Finished! Well cannons still need to be painted but with work tomorrow this is finished for now.

 

i don't have a sir forscale so Captain Barnabus came to show scale. This is not his ship though. He's just visiting

 

as I feared the sail/mast construction was a chore. But I am well satisfied now that it is done. 

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Ha, didn't notice that my wife was in the picture. She gets assist credit anyway for Ironing the sails. :)

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That's pretty cool. 

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AWESOME. Congrats on this one Smokestack. It turned out really nice. 

 

Boy those may be a pain in the butt to store when they are all assembled though.

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Hmmm.., yeah... I guess it can't stay on my kitchen counter much longer... :mellow:

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Absolutely great!  So when are you going to try a real one, with full rigging and all.  Keeps you busy for years...

 

Seeiously,  great job, it looks terrific!  I also like the long boats they come out very well too.

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That's awesome!

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