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5 replies to this topic  – Started by Warspite03 , Mar 31 2012 11:02 PM

#1 Warspite03

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Posted 31 March 2012 - 11:02 PM

So after weeks of waiting for parts, I got started on this ship.  It has taken me at least 7 attempts to put something together that I don't completely abhor.  I don't have enough hinge plates for the "tumblehome," and so it doesn't have one. I have been using Captain Green Hair's frigate tutorial as a guide as well as various pictures.  This is what I've cobbled together so far, but I'm still not quite satisfied with it and I'm looking for some feedback and advice from you serious shipwrights! :pir-grin:

I think one of the problems is with the gun deck.  And I have no idea what the stern and prow will look like.

Thoughts?  Ideas?  Suggestions?

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#2 Sebeus I

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Posted 31 March 2012 - 11:13 PM

You don't have to use the exact same hinge plates as in Captain Greenhair's tutoral, there are many alternatives.
Car roof plates for example or clip plates or hinge bricks, anything you can use as a hinge  :pir-classic:

#3 Hiawatha

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Posted 31 March 2012 - 11:36 PM

I think your stern is looking very good so far. :pir-wink:

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#4 Captainmorgan

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 02:30 AM

So far this is a great looking ship. Can't wait to see more! :jollyroger:
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#5 Frank Brick Wright

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 09:58 AM

This quite a nice ship! Posted Image Perhaps the curve at the bow is somewhat weird but besides that there is no great criticism to do.

Will she be having an interior?

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#6 Warspite03

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Posted 01 April 2012 - 01:36 PM

She won't be having much of an interior besides the cabin.  

Thanks for the comments!




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