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philo426

Model Shipways Harriet Lane

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Looks great . Tough kit ?

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Not too bad thus far.  Got the ladders and handrails on the wheel boxes.  20180913_173150.jpg

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Pretty neat.  Harriet Lane didn't have a bridge between the paddles?

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Not according to the plans.Progress.  20180917_171852.jpg

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Interesting. How are you planning on stepping the masts?

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Well I had to drill a new hole for the foremastlMight glue the masts at the correct angle,

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Added more details and cannon.  20180922_092145.jpg

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Mounted it to the display base.  20180924_230322.jpg

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Got the boars painted,  20180927_224004.jpgu

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Mounted up the boats.  20180928_171255.jpg

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Getting the dead eyes ready for the ratlines.  20181001_102741.jpg

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Further foremast progress.  20181005_013922.jpg

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Masts are coming along.  What are all of those brass rings on the spars?

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According to the instructions,they are used to attach the sails to the spars with iron rods.The box photo clearly shows them as depicted.  20181006_092230.jpg

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Must be those new-fangled 19th Century sails! :D

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WOW.. that looks very complicated with all that rigging and stuff,.

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Yes it can be!

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Well done!  She looks great.  More talent than I!

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