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10 replies to this topic  – Started by Captain Braunsfeld , Jul 13 2013 11:39 AM

#1 Captain Braunsfeld

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Posted 13 July 2013 - 11:39 AM

Hi folks!

My son has almost finished a very nice ship which he has named "Jupiter"

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This is where the name comes from:
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Given the fact that he is currently 10,5 years old, he's done a great job.
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Here is the captain:
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... which allows a view of my son's cannon design ("my design" as presented as part of the "Flying Monkey" is actually based on his design).

This weekend he is adding more work (adding sails, etc.) so the whole thing will look a bit different and will evolve over time.

I hope you like this too.

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#2 Alfadas

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Posted 13 July 2013 - 11:57 AM

It sure looks very nice! I like the captain fig, and the details. 10.5 years old and being able to build this, it promises a great builder!!
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#3 Dutchy

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Posted 13 July 2013 - 01:25 PM

I think you're getting a tough competitor! I really like the canon design, I would like to see the ship with sails and stuff.

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#4 Barbarigo

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Posted 13 July 2013 - 03:13 PM

I like the office of the Captain very much!
It is a really nice job, my appreciations!
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Posted 13 July 2013 - 03:18 PM

Great job on the ship! :thumbup: keep up the good work!
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#6 Captain Braunsfeld

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Posted 13 July 2013 - 08:54 PM

:cry_sad:  We had an accident today.... the ship fell down and needs to be reassembled...  :cry_sad: :wacko:    will take a while (was quite a shock).

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#7 Barbarigo

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Posted 13 July 2013 - 09:32 PM

View PostCaptain Braunsfeld, on 13 July 2013 - 08:54 PM, said:

:cry_sad:  We had an accident today.... the ship fell down and needs to be reassembled...  :cry_sad: :wacko: will take a while (was quite a shock).

What a pity!!!! :blush: :blush:

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#8 Morthen

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Posted 14 July 2013 - 06:26 PM

Im quite impressed. it's not in rainbaow color's, and that cabin is extremely well made.
My question is. Are you sure, you didn't help him just alittle bit ???

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#9 Grimmbeard

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Posted 14 July 2013 - 07:55 PM

Nice job! I don't think I was this good as a kid :grin: . Sorry to hear about it breaking, but hopefully it gets even better! :sweet:
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Posted 16 July 2013 - 02:42 PM

Wow, that's a lot better than I could do at his age (or possibly even now)! Keep up the good work and good luck with the rebuild.
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#11 ManInATopHat

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Posted 17 July 2013 - 12:33 AM

It's a nice ship, tell your son I only have two little suggestions.

1. Expand the ship's length, it looks sort of short and funny. Perhaps extend it a little more?

2. A bit too much yellow, it would look better with more black.

Other than that, it's a really awesome ship! Your son has an eye for detail, that cabin looks great! :wink:

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