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  1. http://www.maritimequest.com/warship_directory/great_britain/pages/aux_vessels/endurance_a171_1956_page_1.htm
  2. Instruction sheet http://manuals.hobbico.com/rvl/80-5812.pdf [Lots of Revell's instruction leaflet pdf downloads are here https://www.revell.com/support/instructions.html, search on the kit number] And looking for the decals - Kingkit sold me the kit without them - for the Revell ETV Kustwacht Waker (Netherlands coast guard vessel in 1:200) kit #05240. Anybody print them for us, if I scale and tidy up the images above, thanks in advance
  3. Sure I've seen one of the manufacturers with generic 1:400 'plain' deck sheeting? (First search result on ebay attached, item#112413436704) ps Remember to use the off cuts and centre cut out pieces from the deck kit ... pps He's had more ships than Cunard:-)
  4. Revell AIDA Luna

    Wish they'd re-issue the PE kit (# 00717) for this kit - everybody is hunting for it.
  5. https://cfp.muerell.de/products/48 (then English)
  6. We've been here before :-)
  7. The end of my sea career

    Thought she had reprieved already, when the problems with the runway were first found? Hall Russell Ship Builders; 1864 - 1992 http://www.aberdeenships.com/sb_hall_russell.asp St Helena http://www.aberdeenships.com/single.asp?searchFor=st+helena&index=101715 (click thumbnail top right for model pic) And also well known for producing the MacBraynes trio - Columba (now Hebridean Princess), Hebrides and Clansman of 1964. See http://www.shipsofcalmac.co.uk/ff_secret_ships.asp
  8. Hunter Wooden decks

    Usually a backing sheet to pull off.
  9. Clyde Puffer

    Sat 16th Sep Puffer VIC32 at North Pier Oban last night, Fri 15th. She's still there as I write - if you are patient you'll get a view - but may change at any time, she's off home down to Crinan for the Winter. Keep an eye on her on one of Oban webcam's - wait until it swings around to the left off the new pontoons view - the puffer is at the North end of the Pier. https://www.oban.org.uk/northpierpontoonswebcam/ ps screengrab added 11:28 - and she's also on AIS now too :-)
  10. Got an offer to save postage from Shapeways - it is usually pretty expensive - with a 25USD purchase though, until September 24.
  11. CMS Colombo Express - 1/700 by Revell

    Great, thanks works a treat :-)
  12. CMS Colombo Express - 1/700 by Revell

    There was a great thread earlier, sadly without the photobucket images now :-(
  13. Clyde Puffer

    Guys, guys you are all getting carried away - assuming it's the West Highlands, and so isn't the Grand Union Canal or somewhere industrial, unlikely to be a bike, never mind a shopping trolley - much more likely to be an unfortunate, expired sheep. Don't fancy modelling that! Keep the bike onboard, the wee 'boy' would be regularly dispatched for victuals and liquid refreshments from the nearest watering hole ....