Saturday, January 07, 2012
Monday, January 02, 2012
Detail of the bow. Additional detail includes guy ropes that are on the real boat, coils of rope, fire hose reels, oil can, bracket for the spare propeller and bracket for the spare anchor.
Here I have added an additional box, tarpaulin and rope.
Showing the tyres, additional detail in the life boat (ropes) and bracket for the spare propeller.
I added hydraulic hose on the crane to add realism.
A view of the winches.
I added a deck full of extras for additional interest.
Additional guy ropes, rigging and flag, as included on the real ship.
Wednesday, November 09, 2011
Friday, September 30, 2011
Sunday, September 19, 2010
Supply pipes fitted to the deck. You can see the stairs fitted here too, to which I will be adding the handrails at some point.
Lower deck showing the filler valves and stanchions for the rails that run along the rear deck.
Painting the lifebouys and preparing the rails for the rear deck.
Tie rails and bollards.
Valves fitted to the fire tender platforms.