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    ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง robbob ( Admiral)
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    ๐Ÿ“ The BIG St.Albans Model Show 2021
    2 months ago by hmsnostalgia ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    Hi Robbob, not been on here for a while, ONE of my daughters selling her flat & buying a new place, all hands to the pump !!!!! ๐Ÿคฃ, anyway will there be ANY meets or activities before years end ??. ๐Ÿคž
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    ๐Ÿ“ Christmas
    10 months ago by hmsnostalgia ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    Merry Christmas and a Happy New year to all, however your year has been, I hope for ALL to have a better 2021 and I look forward to attending some club & national meets. Best wishes to all from HMS NOSTALGIA. โ˜บ๏ธ๐Ÿ˜€
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: The Cabin Windows & Window Frames
    10 months ago by hmsnostalgia ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    Steady on Rear Admiral Colin, Robbobs hat is already a bit tight !! ๐Ÿคฃ ๐Ÿ˜œ ๐Ÿ˜„.
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: The Cabin Windows & Window Frames
    10 months ago by hmsnostalgia ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    I second THAT !!. ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: The Cabin Windows & Window Frames
    10 months ago by hmsnostalgia ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    Rear Admiral Robbob SIR !!, I've been following your build blog intently and am in awe of your methodology, attention to detail, clear and concise photos and description, patience, especially of your good lady wife !! ๐Ÿคฃ, (or does banishment to you workroom suite both of you ?? ๐Ÿ˜œ) and finally your innovative and inspirational solutions to the inevitable problems that arise. Most of ALL though EVERYONE is waiting to see the video of your craft on the water !! ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ‘
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: The Engine Room Air Intakes.
    10 months ago by hmsnostalgia ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    Good grief Robbob, worried about hex bolts or screw heads with slots !!!, the devil is certainly in the detail ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿ˜…๐Ÿ˜‚
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    ๐Ÿ“ 'Views' counter
    11 months ago by hmsnostalgia ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    I noticed the 'eye/dots & the' views' count yesterday Robbob and was going to ask about them, I think they are a nice added touch !!. ๐Ÿ‘
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: The Rear Cabin Door & Windows
    11 months ago by hmsnostalgia ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    Dolls houses !!, ๐Ÿ˜ฎ look out ROBBOB, there's the smell of mutiny in the ranks !! ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿ˜†, but he's right, that 'TRADEMARK' attention to detail is raising the bar AGAIN !!!!!! ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿ‘
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: Electrics near completion....
    11 months ago by hmsnostalgia ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    Yeah, wot Robbob said !! ๐Ÿคฃ ๐Ÿ˜œ ๐Ÿ˜„
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: How she started, and her new name
    11 months ago by hmsnostalgia ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    What a fascinating story and an ideal subject for a model, a prototype in its own right. ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ˜
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    ๐Ÿ“ Promotion
    11 months ago by hmsnostalgia ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    Congratulations Leading Seaman Tim Morland on your promotion, my family has also been touched by covid and I know of its devastation, hang in there, we're all with you. ๐Ÿ‘
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: Finishing the Stern Handrails
    11 months ago by hmsnostalgia ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    Absolutely fabulous Robbob!!, as others have said, 'A masterclass'!! ๐Ÿ‘
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: HARTLEY FLARELINE, NEW PROJECT
    12 months ago by hmsnostalgia ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    Hi Jbkiwi, thanks for the advice, at present I don't anticipate doing anything that requires much electrical plumbing, but I'm trying to think about the process using the KISS principle !!, as I've said I'll be picking everyone's brains A LOT !!.
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    ๐Ÿ“ Promotion
    12 months ago by hmsnostalgia ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    Good point Newby7, lots of looking over shoulders & back scratching eh !!, ( not at same time though, don't do yoga ๐Ÿ˜‚)
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    ๐Ÿ“ Promotion
    12 months ago by hmsnostalgia ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    12 months ago by hmsnostalgia ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    Thanks very much Robbob ๐Ÿ‘, ya never know, I might make 'Fleet' in 20yrs ๐Ÿ˜œ
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    ๐Ÿ“ Promotion
    12 months ago by hmsnostalgia ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    Thank you very much 'Fleet' Martin555, although I am still a novice, I hope to make a creditable build & blog soon, but I'll be picking everyone's brains A LOT for help & ADVICE !!. ๐Ÿ™โ˜บ๏ธ
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: HARTLEY FLARELINE, NEW PROJECT
    12 months ago by hmsnostalgia ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    Hi JbKiwi, looks a REALLY neat job, I've never wired up something like that before & scuse my ignorance, would a
    ' consumer unit' type of arrangement be possible ?. โ˜บ๏ธ
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: PD Donald Upgraded!
    12 months ago by hmsnostalgia ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    Hi Graham93, I'm in total agreement with all the comments on 'PD' this video brought me a BIG smile, but don't risk it in hunting season !! ๐Ÿคฃ ๐Ÿ˜œ ๐Ÿ˜„
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: PD Donald Upgraded!
    12 months ago by hmsnostalgia ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    Ouch !! ๐Ÿคฃ now your adding 'cheese' with the 'quackers' ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜œ๐Ÿ˜…
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: The Hand Rails Part 3.
    12 months ago by hmsnostalgia ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    Hi Robbob, I'm sure you'll be very pleased with the final result, I know I will be, can't wait for the 'Action video' of the finished article ! ๐Ÿ˜€, you can add it to your application CV for MASTER BUILDER !! ๐Ÿ˜‰๐Ÿ˜œ๐Ÿ˜€
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: Southwold photo shoot....
    1 year ago by hmsnostalgia ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    Well, Skydive130, those photos, especially on the water, look like stills from a film !!, they're fantastic ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿ‘
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: The Hand Rails Part 2.
    1 year ago by hmsnostalgia ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    'SAGA' the handrails may have been ROBBOB, but what was more impressive was the well thought out process to achieve the final result!! ๐Ÿ‘, I was also impressed with your description of that process and the accompanying photos which helped enormously in understanding of what you had written !, I've just looked back at some previous posts and realised that ALL you posts have that same quality, informative, easy to follow, just enough humour, helpful photos !!..every one, a masterclass ๐Ÿ˜€
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    ๐Ÿ“ First Time Plank on Frame ?
    1 year ago by hmsnostalgia ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    Lucky grandson Robbob ! ๐Ÿคฃ
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    1 year ago by hmsnostalgia ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    RE Treatment

    All will be revealed soon, ( I've just realised, I might be over egging this particular pudding) anyway this story will be starting from view of a novice whose last construction kit (apart from IKEA) was over 30 yrs ago !.
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    ๐Ÿ“ Promotion
    1 year ago by hmsnostalgia ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    Congratulations Vice Admiral Robbob on your deserved promotion, Petty Officer 2nd class HMS Nostalgia reporting for duty SIR !!. ๐Ÿ˜Š
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    ๐Ÿ“ Promotion
    1 year ago by hmsnostalgia ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    Thanks all, for your kind words and wishes. ๐Ÿ‘
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    1 year ago by hmsnostalgia ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    Many thanks Fleet Admiral Martin555, I've been giving more thought to my build & blog, the model has been decided, next is to decide on its treatment !, more soon !!. ๐Ÿ˜
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: Model complete less coxswain....
    1 year ago by hmsnostalgia ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    RE rivet counters

    I totally agree with you, there are obsessives and there are OBSESSIVES ! ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜›
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: The Cabin Roof Windows.
    1 year ago by hmsnostalgia ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    Robbob, shame about the 'chrome debacle', I was looking forward to that final flourish !!. ๐Ÿ™
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