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Weathering Ship Models - Model WarshipsWeathering Ship models. by Jim Baumann. Most of my weathering/shading is actually done with wet washes of various colours. For example; If I have a light grey/white ship it is often difficult to give the ship a real 3-dimensional feel, as the various planes ... When I first paint the deck I use thinners and dark grey wash to create the caulking simulation, at the outset the condition of the deck needs to be considered when the build commences. ... Realistic Water in 1/700 and 1/350 Scale.

Boat & Ship Toy Models and Kits | eBayResults 97 - 144 of 17873 ... This is one of our biggest decks ever, and introduces a new plank tint scheme specifically created to simulate individual teak plank color variations. $99.00. Top Rated Plus. or Best Offer. FAST 'N FREE. 30 sold. Ship Assembly model DIY Kits wooden Sailing Boat 1:50 Scale Decoration Toy XMAS. 1 x DIY Fishing boat. Name:Fishing boat. Material: wooden. Scale : about 1/50. hope you can understand. Difficult level: easy(>13 Years). Finished size : 250 90 ...

Improving and Detailing Deck Planking on the Minicraft Titanic ModelThe Minicraft kit comes with deck pieces in which the planking has been simulated by fine upraised lines. Many modelers would like to achieve a greater degree of realism, and there are a number of options to do so. The primary reason for improving on the Minicraft's decks is not the cast planking lines, but their spacing. Titanic's deck planks were 5 inches wide throughout the ship, with the exception of the well deck planks at 6 inches width. This equates to scale widths of less than ...

The Ship Model Forum View topic - Steps to Painting Ship's Deck ...As in 1/350 scale? Assemble onto the hull first or paint the decks first? My last model ship is the 1/350 IJN Yamato, I first assemble all the decks using cement to the hull first, nearly finish assembling all the structures on the decks, before ... For sure you have more experience in this area. i was thinking painting the wood deck with acrilics and maybe some washes with darker colors. Do you .... I tried a new technique for simulating wooden deck,I read about this in FSM.

Model Ship Basics - A Building Guide - Austin Scale Modeler's Societymodel Ship Basics A Building Guide for Trumpeter's 1/350th Scale Z-25. By Rick Herrington. The objective of this article is to give you the basics on how to build a ship model. The methods used in this article can be applied to almost any kit .... wooden Decks. Almost all warships had some portion of the ship that was decked in wood. This was usually teak. The purpose of the decking was to give sure footing to the areas most travelled by the crew. The Z-25 was no exception in that the ...

Wood Deck for 1/96 Cutty Sark Revell kit by Scaledecks.com | eBay(Those decks will be coming soon!). A 1/96 Wood Deck for the classic Revell "Cutty Sark" with hyper-accurate plank detail! This is a Wood Deck for the 1/96 Cutty Sark manufactured by Revell. Our decks are micro-thin (about the thickness of a heavy sheet of paper) and made of 100% real wood, backed with thermal fleece to provide working strength. | eBay!

Model Boat Hull Construction - Carved Solid Block, Part Four1) Plank the deck with strips of thin wood. This is the preferred method to finish a wooden ship deck. Most ship decks are sun-bleached Teak wood, which has a distinctive whitish gray color. If you try and simulate the exact color, chances are the deck will look dirty on the finished model. The best wood species to use for this purpose are light in color and with fine grain. Common woods include basswood (linden), aspen, holly, white birch, pine etc. The wood strips can be purchased ...

Model Ship Deck Planking - YouTube2 Aug 2007 ... Me planking the decks of my 1/350 Tamiya Yamato. Its pretty bad quality.

AL's Independence Planking the Deck, Part 2 | The Ship Modeler11 Sep 2013 ... One thing I've always enjoyed doing on my ship models is to add treenails to the deck, either actual or simulated. I like the process and I like the detail. Real treenails don't stand out on deck planking, so I try to keep mine subdued. I've never liked light colored wood models speckled with dark treenails that make them look like they have a bad case of the measles. Also, treenails should be to scale. A 1 diameter treenail, at 1/48 scale, should be about .021. That's a ...

Scaledecks.com - Laser Cut Wood Decks For Model Shipsscaledecks.com laser cut wood decks for model ships feature realistic color, proper scale plank patterns, and the highest possible quality. USA-based manufacturer.

RMS Titanic Ocean Liner Plastic Model Commercial Ship Kit 1/400 ...model can be built straight from the box and look authentic withou painting.. Hull is one piece with good plate and porthole detail.. Top three decks (boat, A-deck, B-deck) are detailed and interio decks are marked to show the layout of rooms and bulkheads.. Railings

Plastic Boat & Ship Toy Models & Kits | eBayResults 1 - 48 of 4499 ... Shop from the world's largest selection and best deals for plastic Boat & Ship Toy models & Kits. Shop with confidence ... Revell Germany 5152 Colombo Express Container Ship plastic model kit 1/700. Kit# 5152. ... This is a Wood Deck for the 1/350 Titanic kit as manufactured by Academy or Minicraft (The molds for this kit have changed over the years, but this set includes pieces to fit the OLD or NEW molds - so no matter what you have, this set WORKS!). $89.00.

Technology - Scaledecks.comOur decks are micro-thin (about the thickness of a heavy sheet of paper) and made of 100% real wood, backed with fleece fibers to provide working strength. I decided to break out three ... As for the detail, note that on a 1/350 scale ship the common 4-inch deck plank would be only 1/100 of an inch thick - about the thickness of a business card - or just a solid blob when appearing on a model. ... Also, the simulated end-cuts on the planks are lighter - as they are on a real ship. On tinted ...

Plastic Boat & Ship Toy Models & Kits | eBayResults 1 - 48 of 4496 ... Shop from the world's largest selection and best deals for plastic Boat & Ship Toy models & Kits. Shop with confidence ... Revell Germany 5152 Colombo Express Container Ship plastic model kit 1/700. Kit# 5152. ... This is a Wood Deck for the 1/350 Titanic kit as manufactured by Academy or Minicraft (The molds for this kit have changed over the years, but this set includes pieces to fit the OLD or NEW molds - so no matter what you have, this set WORKS!). $89.00.

Kobus Thai Longboat Build - Burnaby Association of Marine Modelers8703 shows the aft upper deck where the engine is attached and I added a few oil-spills/leaks with a dry brush dipped in diluted matt black paint. 8703 and 8704 ... The brass nails were cut with a flat sidecutter & filed flat to the surface of the rail so as to simulate the scale nail heads. 8707 shows the ... As wood was now also scarce due to the losses in the Tsunami, he also developed a mould so that they could build glassfibre boats where wood was unobtainable. When I explained ...

Wood Deck with Photo Etch by Scaledecks.com corrects 1/96 CSS ...A 1/96 Wood Deck for the classic Revell "CSS Alabama" with hyper-accurate plank detail and photo etch pivot gun sweeps! This is a Wood Deck for the 1/96 CSS Alabama manufactured by Revell. Our decks are micro-thin (about the thickness of a heavy sheet of paper) and made of 100% real wood, backed with fleece to provide working strength. | eBay!