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Water-line Conversion of Injection Molded Full Hulls
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Pennsylvania, United States
Joined: July 13, 2004
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Posted: Wednesday, February 03, 2010 - 12:20 AM UTC
MSW crew-mate Kym Knight (Rab) shares a treatise on his technique of converting full hull model kits to water-line style, in this step-by-step tutorial feature!

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Joined: July 03, 2007
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Posted: Wednesday, February 03, 2010 - 02:27 AM UTC
Great feature Kym!

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Posted: Wednesday, February 03, 2010 - 05:34 AM UTC
Very interesting Kym.....will try it out on my next project which will probably be the Trump Richelieu.....
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California, United States
Joined: September 02, 2008
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Posted: Wednesday, February 03, 2010 - 05:58 AM UTC
Very nice feature. I have a ship in my stash that is a full hull in 1/700 scale that I want to make into a waterline. This will be of great help.

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Louisiana, United States
Joined: April 13, 2005
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Posted: Wednesday, February 03, 2010 - 06:31 AM UTC
Thank you Kym for the tutorial.
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Auckland, New Zealand
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Posted: Wednesday, February 10, 2010 - 12:18 PM UTC

Superb work on a clear & concise tutorial.

A lot of work and its greatly appreciated.


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New Jersey, United States
Joined: October 18, 2007
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Posted: Saturday, February 13, 2010 - 07:40 AM UTC
Kym - thanks for taking the ime and effort to put this together; instant bookmark for me! Cheers