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    Post  Tom(ADMIN) Sun Jul 24, 2011 8:34 am

    As she is at the minute...just awaiting the leveller to arrive(hopefully tomorrow)and then the internal fitting out is practically done.

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    Post  tattooed Sun Jul 24, 2011 5:59 pm

    had a look at her today and what a fantasic job your doing on her Rich well done mate
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    Post  Tom(ADMIN) Sun Jul 24, 2011 6:20 pm

    Thanks mate...managed to get the towed sonar array exit tube finished. Also fitted the stern running light as well.


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    Post  Tom(ADMIN) Mon Jul 25, 2011 1:00 pm

    And now...filling and sanding, sanding and filling.

    I made the portside stern mounted passive sonar dome from the remains of the deck of the MMB Sonic that I scrapped(much sanding needed)glued it onto the hull..and then the filling and sanding started.

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    Post  Tom(ADMIN) Mon Jul 25, 2011 3:44 pm

    More filling and sanding...and a quick blow over with an aerosol can. looks a bit better already...

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