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    ๐Ÿ“ Billings Santa Maria
    6 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ GARTH ( Commander)
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    Yesterday started the Dead Eyes And rigging. It's a very time consuming chore. I wonder how models of yester years where made with out all the fancy super glues & carpenter glues that we have now. P/S I cheated And had to use piano wire to keep dead eyes in line . I tried to do that job the way the diagram said but I failed so I did it my way.

    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: Billings Santa Maria
    5 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง flaxbybuck ( Captain)
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    Quite right Garth. Whatever works for you.
    This is one of the joys of modeling, ie. there are many different ways of achieving the desired end-result. The method adopted by kit manufacturers is not always the easiest or best way of making something, but probably the most economic.
    Do whatever suits you best.
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: Billings Santa Maria
    6 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ RossM ( Lieutenant)
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    I found some descriptions of deadeyes on PINTEREST . . .

    https://pin.it/13ezyaa9o
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: Billings Santa Maria
    6 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ jumpugly ( Captain)
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    I for one, could not work without piano wire. ๐Ÿ˜‰


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