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119 replies to this topic  – Started by Commander Red Hat , Dec 22 2007 01:18 PM

#101 TinyPiesRUs

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Posted 22 January 2008 - 06:24 AM

Quite a nice ship you've got there, radar  *y*  The masts and sails look very nice on such a thin ship, and the colours are attractive too. Good job  :-)

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Posted 22 January 2008 - 09:01 PM

Thanks.   The blue bow peice made it a bit tricky, but it worked out.

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Posted 23 January 2008 - 01:16 AM

8-  Brilliant entry, Fat Tony! The whole look of the thing is great, with the bones and ladders. The skeleton cage is fantastic  *wub*  Very original idea going with islanders over the typical imperial/pirate ships

Great work  *wub*

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Posted 23 January 2008 - 09:46 AM

Fat Tony- There's so much I love about your entry. It's so well built and wonderfully creative, but my absolute favorite part is the Mr. Krabs head for the masthead.  *y*  *y*  *y*

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#105 Commander Red Hat

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Posted 23 January 2008 - 03:48 PM

Wow, nice entries Radar and Tony! *sweet*
Great work! *y*


Mate's, this is going to be one hard voting i tell ye!
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#106 Bonaparte

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Posted 23 January 2008 - 04:14 PM

View PostCaptain green hair, on Jan 23 2008, 04:48 PM, said:

Mate's, this is going to be one hard voting i tell ye!
Indeed, it won't be easy with so many fine ships.

I hope that once the contest is over, some of these ships get a dedicated topic in the forum so we can have some detailed discussions.
The latest entry (Fat Tony) certainly deserves one.

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#107 Sinner

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Posted 24 January 2008 - 08:55 AM

View PostSinner, on Jan 18 2008, 02:57 AM, said:

Errr... is this a one off ruling? In other words, can I replicate one of this pieces from similar pieces so I can do an entry?
No, I can't. I just looked into it and the slope angle was different to what I expected. I could do one piece similar... but not if I stacked them. I'll have to sit out this one as well it seems.  :'-( I'll have to get some of these pieces later as they look to be pretty usefull!  *wub* On to the entries!

Captain green hair As always, I love the rigging on this ship. It's stunningly well armed too!  :-P
Bonaparte This is my clear favourite.  *wub* It's such a great idea, one which I wouldn't have thought would work so well at that scale. The photography is great too!
Matn Cool ship! The handrails are a nice touch.
pietje When I first saw this I thought it was a Fabuland entry!  :-D It's very aptly named.  X-D
phred ...and I thought Captain green hair's entry was well armed!  :-P Are you sure that this wouldn't just keel over when it fires?  8-| Eitherway, this is another extreamly detailed and well rigged little ship. Having the carronades on sliders is a nice touch, and it takes advantage of the hull width. ...Oh... I just noticed that your steering works.... 8-
Piranha This is rubbish... no sorry, it's a junk. :hmpf: Sorry, bad joke.  :-$ Your crew are a funny lot! I like the figurehead too.
AgentRick57 Great sails!
SlyOwl You're a smarty pants!  :-D Very smart hull design!
Captain Ka-Boom That's a big crew for a small ship! Where do they all sleep?
Hinckley As always, your details are beautiful. The curves in the stern in particular are very interesting. I like how you made the sides.
TinyPiesRUs The figure head of yours is really cool. I love the details like the roomy captains cabin and the stairs to below decks.
radar92 The colour scheme of this works really well.
Fat Tony You make such great things! I was planning on making a similar hull... but not similar details!  :-D This is such a cool entry. The bone cage is wonderful!

The enties in the contest are really good! Great work everyone!  *sweet*





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Posted 26 January 2008 - 05:53 PM

Need to work fast now...only 5 days left....
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Posted 26 January 2008 - 07:44 PM

I don't think I will enter this one Im not good with Pirate ships.
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Posted 27 January 2008 - 04:00 PM

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Nice entry. Very inspiring! I think I might try something like that myself.
Very impressive to build a ship like this on that hull-type.
I think Hairy Ruben had a similar idea but I haven't seen his entry yet.

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#111 Hairy Ruben

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Posted 27 January 2008 - 07:03 PM

View PostBonaparte, on Jan 27 2008, 05:00 PM, said:

I think Hairy Ruben had a similar idea but I haven't seen his entry yet.

No, and you sadly never will. David's been receiving packages of ordered lego and has subsequently been dismantling/demoloshing anything that has useful parts. So bye bye entry :'-(

In any case, I've been working on another project for some time now that I shall unveil soon, I hope. It hasn't got anything to do with sailing ships though. :-/  ;-)
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Posted 27 January 2008 - 08:14 PM

posted my entry



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Posted 27 January 2008 - 09:54 PM

Great entries!  8-  I'd love to enter, but I only have the hull pieces in red. I don't want to make a red ship.  ;-)

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Posted 28 January 2008 - 11:57 AM

Wow, i've ony been away for two days....and more awesome entries are put in!

Great work all of you, you make this contest exactly what it i supposed to be like! *y*  *y*

3 more days left mate's, surpise us!
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Posted 29 January 2008 - 03:19 AM

Thank you for placing your images in your entry post AUDI.TW. *y*

I was getting ready to until i saw that you had edited your post. ;-)

Holy Toledo are there a lot more Great entries now! X-O
Looks like B has some serious competition! :-D

View PostSirNadroj, on Jan 27 2008, 03:54 PM, said:

Great entries!  8-  I'd love to enter, but I only have the hull pieces in red. I don't want to make a red ship.  ;-)
Hey Sir,
You could make a french ship :-$
They have red on them. X-D

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Posted 30 January 2008 - 07:30 PM

The latest are  really good!! I've never seen ships like that before.

And Benk, I love your's. *wub*  Must be the name.

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Posted 31 January 2008 - 02:30 PM

Last day boys and girls, tonight at 00.00 hours the contest is over... :'-(

So get those late entries in gentleman!
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Posted 31 January 2008 - 07:49 PM

View PostMr Tiber, on Jan 30 2008, 07:30 PM, said:

And Benk, I love your's. *wub*  Must be the name.
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:-D  I never thought of that like that.




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#119 Wes

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Posted 01 August 2008 - 01:46 AM

Hey, any chance we can run this contest again sometime soon (Maybe run it from August 1 to September 31)?

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Posted 01 August 2008 - 01:51 AM

View PostWes, on Aug 1 2008, 10:46 AM, said:

Hey, any chance we can run this contest again sometime soon (Maybe run it from August 1 to September 31)?
Probably not. But we do have another contest coming soon.... :pir-wink:





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