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Author Topic: Chris' HMS TIGER (C20) - 1:72 SCALE  (Read 102368 times)

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Re: BOATMANS HMS TIGER C20 SCRATCHBUILD IN 1/72 SCALE
« Reply #550 on: September 10, 2020, 07:43:48 pm »

Fantastic work on the masts Chris, they really do look just the business.
Your attention to detail is showing through in the photo's. Very well done thus far  :-))


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Re: BOATMANS HMS TIGER C20 SCRATCHBUILD IN 1/72 SCALE
« Reply #551 on: September 10, 2020, 08:12:27 pm »

Hi Chris,
You must be pleased that all the working you have done has come out so well  :-)) :-)) :-))
 
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Re: BOATMANS HMS TIGER C20 SCRATCHBUILD IN 1/72 SCALE
« Reply #552 on: September 10, 2020, 10:15:18 pm »

Fantastic work on the masts Chris, they really do look just the business.
Your attention to detail is showing through in the photo's. Very well done thus far  :-))


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HI Ray  many thanks for your nice comments on them masts an yes a lot of work gone into them an they still not finished but will do them over winter
time
all best
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Re: BOATMANS HMS TIGER C20 SCRATCHBUILD IN 1/72 SCALE
« Reply #553 on: September 10, 2020, 10:19:58 pm »

Hi Chris,
You must be pleased that all the working you have done has come out so well  :-)) :-)) :-))
HI yes im very pleased at how they turned out an they still not finished but over winter time they will get done but for now they will get packed away in a box till then while im now doin these portholes great fun this will be
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Re: BOATMANS HMS TIGER C20 SCRATCHBUILD IN 1/72 SCALE
« Reply #554 on: September 11, 2020, 11:12:09 pm »

There are some Legends of brass working here and the masts are amazing! They will really make the model Chris  :-)) :-))
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Re: BOATMANS HMS TIGER C20 SCRATCHBUILD IN 1/72 SCALE
« Reply #555 on: September 12, 2020, 09:44:34 am »

There are some Legends of brass working here and the masts are amazing! They will really make the model Chris  :-)) :-))


HI  Ballastanksian  yes im pleased with how the masts have turned out as it was a lot of work to get all the radar 's working  an thank you for your kind comment on my efforts to build these masts  cheers
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Re: BOATMANS HMS TIGER C20 SCRATCHBUILD IN 1/72 SCALE
« Reply #556 on: September 23, 2020, 06:50:19 pm »

HI Mike here is the linkpicture to see the ship HMS TIGER C20 that im building
https://ibb.co/WxH3xbX
chris :-))  ps if you click on the picture it comes up bigger pps this ship is HMS BLAKE C99 but she is TIGER'S sister but both ships nr the same
 
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Re: BOATMANS HMS TIGER C20 SCRATCHBUILD IN 1/72 SCALE
« Reply #557 on: September 30, 2020, 07:43:48 pm »

HI  all  well the build continues
an as I'm hoping to have a water cooled ESC i have fitted in the hull bottom two water uptakes to go to the water pump
 

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Re: BOATMANS HMS TIGER C20 SCRATCHBUILD IN 1/72 SCALE
« Reply #558 on: September 30, 2020, 07:47:50 pm »

An now its time for fitting the portholes  an here the first 4 holes just drilled out
 
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Re: BOATMANS HMS TIGER C20 SCRATCHBUILD IN 1/72 SCALE
« Reply #559 on: September 30, 2020, 07:49:24 pm »

An the portholes fitted with their glass in
 
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Re: BOATMANS HMS TIGER C20 SCRATCHBUILD IN 1/72 SCALE
« Reply #560 on: September 30, 2020, 07:54:03 pm »

An i thought after doing just 4 P/H 's id have a rest an fit in the speaker for the whooper sound unit an its a 3 inch waterproof mylar speaker an it can be easily removed in case it needs replacing
 
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Re: BOATMANS HMS TIGER C20 SCRATCHBUILD IN 1/72 SCALE
« Reply #561 on: September 30, 2020, 07:55:51 pm »

the whooper sound unit fits snugly in under the rear funnel mounting
 
 
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Re: BOATMANS HMS TIGER C20 SCRATCHBUILD IN 1/72 SCALE
« Reply #562 on: September 30, 2020, 08:00:10 pm »

Now back to them portholes an now they are all fitted in a ok thank goodness
an a few shots of the front section of TIGER to see if all that I'm building looks ok an i think I'm on the right track an she's big took me all my time to get her in the camera viewer
 
 


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Re: BOATMANS HMS TIGER C20 SCRATCHBUILD IN 1/72 SCALE
« Reply #563 on: September 30, 2020, 08:00:51 pm »

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Re: BOATMANS HMS TIGER C20 SCRATCHBUILD IN 1/72 SCALE
« Reply #564 on: September 30, 2020, 08:01:31 pm »

 
 
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« Reply #565 on: September 30, 2020, 08:02:04 pm »

 
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Re: BOATMANS HMS TIGER C20 SCRATCHBUILD IN 1/72 SCALE
« Reply #566 on: September 30, 2020, 08:03:20 pm »

AN a rear view shot
 
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Re: BOATMANS HMS TIGER C20 SCRATCHBUILD IN 1/72 SCALE
« Reply #567 on: September 30, 2020, 08:57:10 pm »

the whooper sound unit fits snugly in under the rear funnel mounting
https://ibb.co/Wn6yQqj


Big old chunk there Chris, must be quite old


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Re: BOATMANS HMS TIGER C20 SCRATCHBUILD IN 1/72 SCALE
« Reply #568 on: September 30, 2020, 08:59:35 pm »

Now back to them portholes an now they are all fitted in a ok thank goodness
an a few shots of the front section of TIGER to see if all that im building looks ok an i think im on the right track an she's big took me all my time to get her in the camera veiwer
https://ibb.co/VSdBKhZ


Bridge work is looking good Chris


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Re: BOATMANS HMS TIGER C20 SCRATCHBUILD IN 1/72 SCALE
« Reply #569 on: October 01, 2020, 06:35:37 am »


 
Latest Photos embedded  Chris:-))
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« Reply #570 on: October 01, 2020, 09:06:52 am »


 
Latest Photos embedded  Chris:-))




HI Martin many thanks for bringing the pics up so to be seen
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« Reply #571 on: October 01, 2020, 09:13:00 am »


Big old chunk there Chris, must be quite old


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HI Bob not sure what you mean ?
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Re: BOATMANS HMS TIGER C20 SCRATCHBUILD IN 1/72 SCALE
« Reply #572 on: October 01, 2020, 09:27:28 am »


Bridge work is looking good Chris


Bob


HI Again Bob yes im pleased with how the bridges turned out but still a lot to do on them as i made them both so they will lift off the main S/S  an they will also seaperate so if a bridge light fuses i can get into them to rectifiy the problem


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Re: BOATMANS HMS TIGER C20 SCRATCHBUILD IN 1/72 SCALE
« Reply #573 on: October 01, 2020, 12:03:07 pm »


HI Bob not sure what you mean ?
chris


Chris I was refering to the sound unit, it looks very big, or is it the camera perspective?
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Re: BOATMANS HMS TIGER C20 SCRATCHBUILD IN 1/72 SCALE
« Reply #574 on: October 01, 2020, 12:37:22 pm »

Hi Chris
Coming along , looking good. Question the water intakes look like your planning on cooling some big heat load ?
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