Monday, 26 July 2010

Das Boot

This is what I spent most of my time on today. I finished off the standing rigging then tackled the spars and sails.

It took about four hours to get to this stage, most of which consisted of sowing linen thread through tiny holes in brown card sails with tweezers, before super-glueing the end results to my fingers.

It's not perfect but it's not bad, considering the fact that I'm making it up as I go along, and the state of the original model before I got to sort it out.

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