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      Bow and stern with ally tape applied.
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      A few views of the hull with the tape fully applied.
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      Mould for rear section,the original boat had a cast bow and stern,so in an atempt to copy this the pattern was covered in ally tape and 80 grit paper was pushed onto it to give the effect of a sand casting,hopefully.
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      The bow section showing the rough casting effect.
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      Post  salmon on Thu 20 Sep 2012 - 4:25

      I think this is wonderful build. The bow piece looks good!


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      Post  david f on Thu 20 Sep 2012 - 8:51

      Looking very good, Nigel!
      Interesting hull shape - squashed tube like the Russian Nordenfelt.

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      Hatch cover ready to be moulded.
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      Hull and hatch cover ready for moulding.
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      Few more views of hull and hatch cover awaiting moulding.
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      Post  profesorul on Thu 20 Sep 2012 - 21:14

      Is unbelievable how awesome it looks.MAN IS GREAT.You have SKILLS NO DOUBT.
      I waiting with baited breath for further work.
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      Ready for gel coat.
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      A few views with gel coat applied.
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      Now that begins to look really good...
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      One side done.
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