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Scale Drawings!

I have been looking for a new project, a scratch building project. Since my Savage project went into the bin due to a lack of interest, I have set my self a new goal for something I love and something a little bit easier. 107 more words

Work Bench

Scalextric fun

My son got a Scalextric set for Christmas and its only

a matter of time before I build a permanent layout board

for him, so to keep me going in the mean time I have started… 184 more words

Scratch Built

Schooner, part III

Got a bit enticed with the schooner for a while (there is a chance she’ll be sailing before strong winds and winter ice). Masts are standing and spars are done. 316 more words

Experiments

Schooner progress, part II

I found some time to create some additional components for the improvised schooner – and once again I thought that woodworking lathe & mill would be most useful. 365 more words

Painting

Reading for the Weekend - Rigging

Incidentally I can foresee this book taking visit to a daylight again. Rigging period fore-and-aft craft by Lennarth Peterson is a book that focuses solely – as name implies – in rigging of fore-and-aft craft. 187 more words

Review

Something completely different

My daughter likes sailing ships. A lot.

One day I promised to make her a ship when playing with a boat made of bark. Of course she did not forget and next two weeks I heard questions about the ship. 237 more words

Experiments