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

Le Renard in Royal Navy
by Gordon234
28 Nov 2015 at 8:55am
Hello! Having recently gotten into the world of wooden model ships with the construction of the 1.25 scale Bounty jolly boat, I am now thinking about purchasing the Artesania Latina 1/50 kit of the French privateer Le Renard. Although she was never...
Hello, from your newest member!
by keith
27 Nov 2015 at 6:03pm
Hello everyone, I'm not quite sure what to write at this time, so I'll just say Hi, glad to be here and glad to have found this forum!
Greetings from South Australia
by uahhz
27 Nov 2015 at 2:19am
As a novice I'll be doing more reading than posting but hoping to make some valuable contributions later on.
Old Guy, Old Project, Back Again
by HansH
26 Nov 2015 at 1:35am
After 8 years I think it's about time to finish this model so let's hope for the best.
New to the forum
by Clock
25 Nov 2015 at 8:48am
Looking forward to interact with everyone
Rudy Kazoo
23 Nov 2015 at 8:35pm
New to wooden ship building looking forward to the challenge.
what is the best brand of kits
by hungry
23 Nov 2015 at 3:20am
I have been getting ahead of myself, and looking at my next project, the Bark, Endeavor. Being an Aussie, this has to be the primary vessel. Is there one brand of kit that stands out from the others. I am also looking to build a cut in half,...
Sleepy Life Long Learner
by Graczyk
22 Nov 2015 at 10:19am
Ever hopeful widower. I love to learn new things and want to aim toward museum quality. I think modeling historical ships of the Great Lakes would combine research and construction. Batteau, Griffon, Welcome,Perry's navy etc. Now in...
applying second layer of hull planks
by hungry
21 Nov 2015 at 6:37pm
What adhesive, and method, is recomended for applying the second ,and very thin, layer of hull planks. As these need to be laid perfectly, with no residual build up of adhesive left on the edges of the strips or planks. Thank you , Rob.
A tall ship and a star to steer her by
by jeffhicks
21 Nov 2015 at 5:04pm
New to the Forum and I'm not quite sure what to say at this time, so I'll just say glad to be onboard!
New to model sailing ship building
by hungry
19 Nov 2015 at 10:26pm
Hello to all like minded modelers. This is my first model wooden sailing ship. It has taken 26yrs to get it to stage , i am ready to apply the 2nd layer of hull planks. I am glad i have found this ( hopefully ) fountain of knowledge. I have been...
Hi all! New shipmate onboard
by CapPhil
14 Nov 2015 at 9:19am
New to the Forum and I'm not quite sure what to say at this time, so I'll just say glad to be onboard!
New Member
by hansmark
14 Nov 2015 at 6:47am
Hi, I'm getting back into this great hobby after many years and probably will need to seek your advice on techniques. Many thanks!

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