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    by Shipyard Baz ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง ( Master Seaman)
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    7 days ago
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    Scratch built from photographs. The forward gun traverses via a servo and the searchlights are bright LEDs (4ยฝv). Also a homemade "whoop" sound system.


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    7 days ago by brianupyonder ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    very nice
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    5 days ago by CB90 ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    I love MTBs, this one I have not seen before, any chance of uploading some of the photos you used to build her.
    Th Whoop whoop sound must be great on the pond.
    Regards Roy
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    5 days ago by Shipyard Baz ( Master Seaman)
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    I do have some photos somewhere in the bowels of this computer, Roy, but they are not in my boat folders? The hull is actually a Thames Cabin Cruiser I built in the '70s (enclosed is a photo of it) as for the MTB superstructure it is constructed from a very thin plastic sheet, which I also incorporate in my other vessels but different gauges for those. The four torpedo tubes are again just plastic tubes I came across. Baz.
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    5 days ago by Shipyard Baz ( Master Seaman)
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    As for the sound system, I designed it myself and the Whoop, whoop comes via a miniature stereo amp using either one or two speakers. The bigger ships have a more powerful amp and horn. This video clip is me testing and apologies for the shaky film as I had the transmitter in one hand and camera in the other. I really like the echo in part of the clip. Baz.
    Ships horn test
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    4 days ago by Martin555 ( Fleet Admiral)
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    Excellent Baz.
    Well done.

    Martin555.
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    4 days ago by Hillro ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    Wow very impressed.
    Any chance you can put post together on how to do this.
    A list of parts, circuit diagrams, etc.
    and how do you produce the sound.
    Thanks
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