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Old Dec 29, 2012, 11:44 AM
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Technology at work !

A direct hit on a hapless vehicle at 8:10....

What amazing infulence we can exert ~
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Old Dec 29, 2012, 05:11 PM
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Thats pretty cool.
I played one of my sons xbox games modern warfare or tour of duty cant remember which but they had a part in there where you were in control of all 3 of these guns on the plane shooting targets and it looks just like this video clip same set up it was really cool I just kept playing that part over and over.
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Old Dec 30, 2012, 09:40 AM
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Got the tarp done, looks as close to canvas as possible.

I had to turn the front spot lamp out on the lathe to carve the inside out and make up a lens.

So all done except making a receiver & speed controls mounting tray and a steering servo mount,
The steering arm is a little challenging on the jet drive they made the steering arm way to close to the drive to be able to water proof the push rod but I think I got it under control now.
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Old Dec 30, 2012, 10:18 AM
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WOW!!!And John will actually run this?

Bill
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Old Dec 30, 2012, 10:30 AM
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That canvas looks GREAT !
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Old Dec 30, 2012, 10:32 AM
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very nicely done and weathered to look the part. Now just need some brown water and foliage in the background and....boom..history relived!
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Old Dec 30, 2012, 02:10 PM
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WOW!!!And John will actually run this?

Bill
Why Bill what ever do you mean?


Thanks guys this build was a fun build, allot of scratch building the details my favorite part!
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Old Dec 30, 2012, 02:40 PM
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Mean it looks like it is museum quality and not dare to run at the pond for fear of something happening to it.

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Old Dec 30, 2012, 02:54 PM
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You did a great job on the canvas work..... I'm impressed!
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Old Dec 30, 2012, 03:03 PM
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Speechless ! Thank you !
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Old Dec 30, 2012, 05:12 PM
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Beautiful job, I see a Hull and some Hull sized boxes in the background. Any info on what's next or is that a secret? :-)
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Old Dec 30, 2012, 05:20 PM
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No secrets, thats the Bangarth I started earlier, going back on that one to finish up!
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Old Dec 30, 2012, 06:47 PM
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Nice work, looks great.
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Old Dec 30, 2012, 07:47 PM
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Where's F. Franklin on the list?
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Old Dec 30, 2012, 08:59 PM
no such thing as to many boats
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Come out awesome
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