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Newby7
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Forum Posts: 4
7th Jun 2018 14:09  
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I am relatively new to the hobby I am 71 and retired have 2 main hobbies I model in n-scale trains and now try to build and run boats .My main boat builds are kits but I'm building 2 scratch the first is a paddle steamer a likeness to the Maid of the Loch the 2nd is my own concept of a monitor both have been on the water but still need work.

RICK

onetenor
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Forum Posts: 242
8th Jun 2018 02:23  
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Welcome Rick and good effort with the builds. Any chance of Piccies?👍
John / one tenor😊

RNinMunich
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8th Jun 2018 02:37  
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Mornin' Fellow insomniacs!!🤔
I was wondering that as well John.
Am curious about the 'Monitor' in particular.
Cheers Doug 😎
(Sleepless in Munich😲)


Young at heart - slightly older in other places 😉 cheers Doug
Grant me the Serenity to accept things I can't change,
the Courage to change things that I can, and
the Wisdom to know the difference!
Newby7
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8th Jun 2018 11:10  
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Thanks for the welcome .The monitor is a take on a Glen Guest plan I changed the scale to 124th and built the large deck gun then use the parts from a plastic model of 128th to add the other weapons and parts.
Rick

RNinMunich
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8th Jun 2018 15:55  
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Sounds very interesting Rick, especially to a 'Grey Lady' builder like me😉
How about a Build Blog - with pics please 👍
Cheers Doug 😎


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Young at heart - slightly older in other places 😉 cheers Doug
Grant me the Serenity to accept things I can't change,
the Courage to change things that I can, and
the Wisdom to know the difference!
onetenor
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9th Jun 2018 00:28  
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Need a "Merrimac" now and have a battle with full SFX.Sound etc nice pics but a bit small

RNinMunich
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9th Jun 2018 00:31  
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Small???😲


Young at heart - slightly older in other places 😉 cheers Doug
Grant me the Serenity to accept things I can't change,
the Courage to change things that I can, and
the Wisdom to know the difference!