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Michael 400Mon Mar-21-16 05:31 AM
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#8840, "RE: Olympic (1913) and other models in Scale 1:100"
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Mon May-23-16 07:53 AMby Michael 400

          

Hi all,

thank you for the nice comments, Dave, Matt and Patrick.
I will fill up this post with five pictures in a few weeks, when I have something new to show.
By the way, I also work in Polystyrene for smaller, solid parts (the winches, bollards, etc.).
But I have a passion for brass soldering, plywood, etc.
There are endless material solutions for different parts, so it is interesting to see the different ideas from other scratch builders.

By the way, most builders, like myself on Titanic, start with the hull, and then work on all the detail parts.
For Olympic I will start the hull, when all parts for Olympic and Titanic will be finished, to avoid two monsters standing unfinished around in the "shipyard" for years.

Hi Filippo,

thank you for your interest in my work (regarding your comment below).
To prevent a misunderstanding, this is the only internet link, where my work on my shipmodels is shown and described.

My Titanic model (with the Southampton dock diorama described above) is also not completed yet, as the Olympic and some smaller yachts, etc., all in scale 1:100.
However I have all the parts for these models nearly complete, apart from some Olympic/Titanic parts I still have to build this year (the cranes, sirocco vents, completion of the funnels).

I will complete the smaller models from next year on, than the Titanic diorama, after that the illuminated Olympic from 1913.

I will use your post below to answer as soon as possible with new pictures, but the 16 Stothert & Pitt cranes for Olympic and Titanic are very time consuming.

Best regards,

Michael

May 23, 2016:
Hi all,

as promised above, here are five new pictures:
The 16 capstans and 4 anchor windlasses for Olympic and Titanic.
The capstans are turned from brass, chemically blackened and polished blank at the topside, the "Napier Brothers Limited Engineers Glasgow" sign was glued on later (laser copy). The 8 cranes for Titanic rebuilt to the latest information from TTSM 1, etc. and the 8 cranes for Olympic build new. The inner latticework and the doors are brass etched, the outer I-profiles are 2,5 x 1,5 mm brass profiles, the bases are plywood, the plating is coated paper, all glued with 2K-Epoxy. As I already had to rebuild the 8 Titanic cranes, to cast parts for "only" 8 Olympic cranes made no sense, but the making and reworking was very time consuming. The crane jib crutches are made from brass and soldered. As the cranes were built in the working configuration, the turnbuckles are hanging down.

Best regards,

Michael

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