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Old Nov 27, 2012, 04:46 PM
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Thames River Workboat

Here is a scratchbuilt model of a Thames River workboat....

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Old Dec 02, 2012, 12:46 PM
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Thames Work Boat

Hi Tim,
Wow...I am not worthy!!!!!!!
Fantastic work....I may need a tetanus shot from looking too closely at the pictures.
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Old Dec 02, 2012, 01:45 PM
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I appreciate the comment Mate, but everything seen here is a result of being exposed to Ken Valks conspicuous talents.

Next spring I will go back to weathering, the outer hull has to be done then a coat of clear.

Still may put in a samson post and a tow bow.
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Old Dec 18, 2012, 06:22 PM
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Wow....Nicely done Tim. You are a talented man. I see I can attache a photo here...so here is the CC 22 Express...not finished though. I have a lot of footage of her racing around...(the real one we owned when I was a kid)
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Old Dec 18, 2012, 06:33 PM
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Thats a Great looking model !

What are your plans for propulsion ?

Will you have a little outboard ?
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Old Jan 07, 2013, 09:12 PM
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Awesome job Tim !
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Old Mar 03, 2013, 10:27 PM
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Nice looking fleet there on your page
The danny boy was in the water last weekend for a trial run in an unfinished but running state. The running gear is in and all the other stuff Sound & smoke
were fitted for weight distribution. It runs great and will be a fine running model.
Plenty of speed from the 6/1 gearing. I am happy w/ the purchase.
I believe Mount fleet models are top kits. Hope they recover soon from their fire

The name of the little CC is "Off Road" San Francisco on the transcom it is 27" long and I believe it to be a Sterling kit
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Tim those are some mighty fine boats you have there. You are indeed a master builder. Knowing your ability to build I am really flattered that you like the bullnose on my Cat. Beautiful boats.

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