Ship Modeling Forum
A web site forum devoted to the handcrafting of model ships and boats.

Ahoy! New shipmate onboard
by zamboknee
19 Apr 2015 at 8:24am
Hi fellow Shipmates. I'm new to the Forum and I'm not quite sure what to say at this time. So I'll just say 'Ahoy!', and I'm glad to be part of the crew!
Hi from your newest member
by MikeJ
17 Apr 2015 at 8:03pm
I'm glad I found the Forum. Look forward to receiving advice form all of you when I get stumped, and I WILL. Thanks. - Mike
Hello from sunny South Africa
by frankb
16 Apr 2015 at 10:50am
Looking forward to sharing ideas and hearing from other builders.
New member coming aboard
by Captain_Jerry
12 Apr 2015 at 6:48am
When I last touched my current ship model, there were no lasers, no personal computers, no internet, no ship model forums and I knew only one other person with a similar interest. I am glad to have discovered this forum and the wealth of...
Hello from a new member
by Francesco_M
11 Apr 2015 at 3:35pm
Just came onboard. Glad to have found this Forum and I'm looking forward to exchanging ideas with the membership.
Hull Support During Build
by pdanial
6 Apr 2015 at 10:04am
What works well for supporting the hull of a ship while you're working the deck and rigging? The NY Pilot has a delicate hall with its copper strips, and I'd like to build or purchase a better base to support the ship during the remainder of the...
CA Applicators
by pdanial
6 Apr 2015 at 10:02am
I've been struggling with the use of CA glue on my NY Pilot Boat. With the tiny deck furniture attachments, I'm finding the standard CA bottles (even with the thinner dispense cap attachments) let out a larger glob than is necessary. I've seen a few...
by jmacfarlane
6 Apr 2015 at 5:56am
General Research
Hello, from a returning member!
by Warren
2 Apr 2015 at 2:29pm
Greetings all, I am returning to the Ship Modeling Forum after a few years MIA due to wife's medical. I first registered in 2007. Glad to be back! Warren
Reasearch of the Trumpy Yachts lines
by antonio
1 Apr 2015 at 9:30am
Hi to everybody I draw by myself the plans starting from the original essential lines, therefore I have a lot of plans (old warships, Americaís Cup boat, modern vessels, etc, etc). Iím searching for some informations about building plans of boats...
Furniture maker in transition
by cg451
30 Mar 2015 at 9:01pm
I've been building furniture since 1973, and some day I might make the perfect chair/table/fill in the blank. My shop is as large as my home, and I have a dedicated ship modeling area in the loft of the shop. This forces me to go up and down the...
New to scratch building
by Firedoctor2003
29 Mar 2015 at 4:57pm
Just started scratch building the King of the Mississippi.

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