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    105ft Motor Minesweeper
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    ๐Ÿ“ 105ft Motor Minesweeper
    9 months ago by Nickthesteam ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    I am currently fiddling about with 3D printers and as it is high time I built another boat I am going to combine the two hobbies and make the decks superstructure and some fittings on my 3D printers, a Prusa i3 Mk2S and a Tronxy X5S. So far the results are encouraging. The model is based on a 105ft Motor Minesweeper, a wooden harbour/coastal sweeper. About 300 were built and saw service throughout WW2. My example carries the LL magnetic influence sweep but proved under powered for the task and many were converted to carry an acoustic 'kango' hammer for dealing with acoustic mines.

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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: 105ft Motor Minesweeper
    28 days ago by Martin555 ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    Hi Nickthestreem,
    I like it.
    Looking forward to seeing your progress.
    Keep up the good work.

    Martin.
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