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Pirate attack on east indiaman

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6 replies to this topic  – Started by Sebeus I , May 06 2012 10:12 AM

#1 Sebeus I

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Posted 06 May 2012 - 10:12 AM

Vignettes 221C

I decided to enter the JRCIII anyway.
Obviously I was inspired by SlyOwl and Legonardo their entries  :pir-grin:
I just decided to make the merchant ship a little bit bigger  :pir-devil:

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A pirate cutter sneaked up on the east indiaman and pirates attempt to board the ship.
The merchant ship was based on the Black pearl for a great part, it actually features a full interior (hold included) but I intend to redo a great part of the ship so until then no interior pictures  :jollyroger:

That water bassin wasn't exactly my best Idea really  :pirate_sad2: .

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#2 Legonardo

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Posted 06 May 2012 - 11:11 AM

Great MOC! Loving the custom hull. the water is a good idea, saves allot of time i imagine.
T'is nice to know my build inspired someone... :pir-sweet:
Good luck with the contest!

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#3 Frank Brick Wright

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Posted 06 May 2012 - 12:04 PM

The water from top gets somewhat weird but this photo is fantastic Posted Image:

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A ship is floating in the harbour now,

The wind is hovering o'er the mountain's brow;

There is a path on the sea's azure floor,

No keel has ever ploughed that path before

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#4 Bjornu

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Posted 06 May 2012 - 01:50 PM

When I saw the rear of the smaller ship I was like:

Dat azz  :pir_laugh2:

The medieval bow really finished the rear of the ship !
great MOC!



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#5 Ben King

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 11:50 AM

The custom hull looks spectacular. I love how you mixed the hull with Greenhair's frigate technique.  :pir-wub:
I can't wait to see the interior!

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Posted 16 March 2013 - 04:25 PM

Wauw! I always like fights with ships. ever heard of the East-indian Amsterdam? It sunk in a strom near england. I always like this! Nice job and keep going!
Yar har! I hope i will find out how to post ; ]

#7 Wellesley


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Posted 16 March 2013 - 04:50 PM

such a beautiful scenery!

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