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Re: HMS Clyde build
« Reply #75 on: October 11, 2019, 09:57:44 pm »

Looking good Stu


One lesson I learned with the life raft racks , was that the ones fitted to the bridge wings, are very easy damaged when built from plastic. So I replaced mine with brass parts.
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Re: HMS Clyde build
« Reply #76 on: October 13, 2019, 04:16:48 pm »

Finished the life raft racks just need to tidy and paint and add any rope, straps needed. two bridge wings fitments and two deck fitments. 
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Re: HMS Clyde build
« Reply #77 on: November 01, 2019, 05:12:44 pm »

Fitted all life rafts not fixed yet, landing light beam upper deck still to finish not fixed.
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Re: HMS Clyde build
« Reply #78 on: November 01, 2019, 07:17:07 pm »

These images are getting close to viewing the actual vessel  %)  ...continually, better & even more realistic.....well done Stuart  :-))


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Re: HMS Clyde build
« Reply #79 on: November 17, 2019, 04:19:26 pm »

Thanks for your comments appreciate it, bit more done over the week end landing light bar finished not fixed yet, and brass tie downs on Helli Deck, I have decided to sink them into the deck to make them level, this I have done by punching holes with hole puncher and by fixing some plasticard to the back of the brass tie downs. will have to paint deck again. see pictures think it will work out ok.
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Re: HMS Clyde build
« Reply #80 on: November 19, 2019, 11:04:06 am »


Very nice build Stuart very realistic  :-))
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Re: HMS Clyde build
« Reply #81 on: November 27, 2019, 03:46:30 pm »

Fixed all tie downs just fight lines to paint back on. come up well. I will have four open tie downs to secure the Seaking.
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Re: HMS Clyde build
« Reply #82 on: December 07, 2019, 03:36:26 pm »

Thank god that's done flight line back on. also did some more detail to the netting.
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Re: HMS Clyde build
« Reply #83 on: December 21, 2019, 06:11:26 pm »

Bit more detail, Fire Lockers one each side done and refuelling pipes started 
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Re: HMS Clyde build
« Reply #84 on: January 04, 2020, 08:47:20 pm »

Fire pipes done, fuel and water standpipes done not fixed yet need to paint them. steps down front section both sides not sure what you call that part. 
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Re: HMS Clyde build
« Reply #85 on: January 05, 2020, 03:22:49 pm »

Absolutely awesome build.
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Re: HMS Clyde build
« Reply #86 on: January 05, 2020, 04:27:34 pm »

Thanks again, Fixed pipe work both sides.
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Re: HMS Clyde build
« Reply #87 on: February 12, 2020, 04:01:11 pm »

Hi All had a brake from the Clyde, started the Sea King Helicopter its a 1.48th scale and have not made a model kit like this for years, trying to think when it was has to be when I was 12ish, all I can say is my fingers are a lot bigger so more difficult for such small parts but getting there. looking to get rotor blades working some challenge that will be any ideas will help. 
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Re: HMS Clyde build
« Reply #88 on: February 12, 2020, 07:09:13 pm »

Hi Stu, I used small motors from Precision Micro Motors for the main rotors and some vey small motors out of old HS2 monitors for the tail rotor.
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Re: HMS Clyde build
« Reply #89 on: February 13, 2020, 08:40:05 am »

and you can get flashing LED's for the id lights
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Re: HMS Clyde build
« Reply #90 on: March 07, 2020, 09:31:54 pm »

Hi all started the two launch boats Pacific 22 Rib and Rigid Raider craft. again these are little projects in them selves, I am using the ones that come with the hull. just getting detail from pictures.
the Seaking is coming along nicely.
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Re: HMS Clyde build
« Reply #91 on: March 08, 2020, 06:24:03 pm »

Bit more done today the Rigid Raider undercoat on ready for painting and lots more detail to add yet. Pacific 22 Rib, again ready for painting then final detail to add. need to know what colour green the Rigid Raider is if any one knows.
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Re: HMS Clyde build
« Reply #92 on: April 06, 2020, 05:48:37 pm »

While things are a bit quiet bit more done on the two boats not fitted. still detail to add little kits in their own right.
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Re: HMS Clyde build
« Reply #93 on: April 13, 2020, 08:50:25 pm »


This is a beautiful model, and like several other builders here, you are recreating reality in a smaller scale, not just modelling.



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Re: HMS Clyde build
« Reply #94 on: April 30, 2020, 04:11:55 pm »

Thanks for the very nice comment appreciate it. just to let you know I will be back with the build soon just tidying up my Speed line Severn, while I have time. :-))
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Re: HMS Clyde build
« Reply #95 on: May 03, 2020, 03:25:29 pm »

Had a bit of time so thought I would tackle the depth gage markings only done one side as I am having to order more thought one pack of each black and white would do.   
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Re: HMS Clyde build
« Reply #96 on: May 04, 2020, 11:26:11 pm »

Super sleek isn't she.
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Re: HMS Clyde build
« Reply #97 on: May 17, 2020, 06:08:44 pm »

She is indeed, finished the powered boat davits they are fixed came out well.
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Re: HMS Clyde build
« Reply #98 on: May 21, 2020, 07:27:02 pm »

Got the other side done regards depth gage markings.
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Re: HMS Clyde build
« Reply #99 on: May 21, 2020, 08:29:02 pm »

looks great,
I really need to get myself motivated and get mine finished

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