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5 replies to this topic  – Started by Merkal , Dec 02 2009 02:34 PM

#1 Merkal

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Posted 02 December 2009 - 02:34 PM

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Based on the pirate fortress from idea book 980 but with touches of pirates 2009. After I bought 6242 this week I felt the set lacked in defense so modified the fortress. I also used elements from the Pirate Advent Calender.

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#2 Admiral Ron

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Posted 02 December 2009 - 04:51 PM

Good job, I really like the yellow and white, it makes it seem more classically. Any more pics?
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#3 MrDarthLord

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Posted 02 December 2009 - 08:17 PM

This gives me the idea to MOC the original fort into a bigger one (I have two forts).. but I would have to built the fort again.. mmmmh; let me think. I do also agree that the current fort is a little... easy to take over.

Anyway, I do really like you MOC as well, and I'm also asking for some more pictures !

#4 Merkal

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Posted 02 December 2009 - 10:44 PM

Thanks for the comments. people. I personally prefer yellow over tan in fortresses and other military buildings besides I got to use some of my old pirate panels again. :pir_laugh2:  Here is the link to the Flickr set but you could also click on te the photo.

#5 Zorro

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Posted 03 December 2009 - 10:59 PM

Looks a lot better! The original 'fortress' is really more like a dock. It sure lacks defensive abilities, but also basic 'barracks' for example.

#6 Commodore Hornbricker

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Posted 03 December 2009 - 11:30 PM

Great.  You managed to do a nice combination of classic pirates with the new pirates all wraped up in one much more complete fort.  I love forts.  They are so much better than ships.  They hardly ever sink or get lost  :pir_laugh2:
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