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The Shipyard ( Dry Dock ): Builds & Questions => Working vessels R&D: => Topic started by: Billmaca on March 23, 2009, 09:42:19 pm

Title: Scratch Built Seiner Trawler Eastward,
Post by: Billmaca on March 23, 2009, 09:42:19 pm
1960's style seiner trawler built from scratch ,had plans for the hull but all the rest from memory and photos.
Title: Re: Scratch Built Seiner Trawler Eastward,
Post by: benboat on March 24, 2009, 03:27:24 pm
Very ,very nice model , brings back memories when i saw the Beccles coiler , where did you get it , or did you build it .
            Regards Mike
Title: Re: Scratch Built Seiner Trawler Eastward,
Post by: Billmaca on March 24, 2009, 03:42:51 pm
Hi Benboat, the coilers were made by myself, the v pulley's and tension wheels are made from poppet studs (snap fasteners)the only things on the model not made are the prop &chains, the hull wood came from venetian blind strips,

Bill