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  • #16
    I got mine in the other day. Now let’s see what I can screw up.Click image for larger version  Name:	86A83C6A-29D8-4102-BF82-3F8A40B07527.jpeg Views:	0 Size:	75.1 KB ID:	153902
    Last edited by Das Boot; 10-01-2021, 08:05 PM.
    There is no greater enemy than one’s own fears. It takes a brave man to face them.

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    • #17
      Originally posted by Das Boot View Post
      I got mine in the other day. Now let’s see what I can screw up.Click image for larger version Name:	86A83C6A-29D8-4102-BF82-3F8A40B07527.jpeg Views:	0 Size:	75.1 KB ID:	153902
      With you, Casey, the possibilities are ENDLESS!
      Resident Luddite

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      • #18
        Blah, blah, blah.
        There is no greater enemy than one’s own fears. It takes a brave man to face them.

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        • #19
          Got my first paint in today. Gonna let her rip this weekend. Click image for larger version

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          There is no greater enemy than one’s own fears. It takes a brave man to face them.

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          • #20
            Originally posted by Das Boot View Post
            Got my first paint in today. Gonna let her rip this weekend. Click image for larger version

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            What horse-****. All you need is black, white, the primary colors and a color-wheel. What did you pay for that, 'nuclear submarine painting-by-the-numbers play-set'?
            Resident Luddite

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            • #21
              Originally posted by He Who Shall Not Be Named View Post

              What horse-****. All you need is black, white, the primary colors and a color-wheel. What did you pay for that, 'nuclear submarine painting-by-the-numbers play-set'?
              How did I know you would whine? I got it for $10.00 through my local hobby shop which I support. Sue me.
              Last edited by Das Boot; 10-07-2021, 09:17 PM.
              There is no greater enemy than one’s own fears. It takes a brave man to face them.

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              • #22
                Originally posted by Das Boot View Post

                How did I know you would whine? I got it for $10.00 through my local hobby shop which I support. Sue me.
                Today's hobby shops are only good for glue, magazines and bad advice issued by a blue-haired, tattooed guy(?) with more hardware in his/her face than a steam locomotive!

                David
                Resident Luddite

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                • #23
                  Click image for larger version  Name:	36E26106-D336-4C5D-BF31-46E7C4683A36.jpeg Views:	0 Size:	61.7 KB ID:	154150Click image for larger version  Name:	122B5420-AB06-4466-B65A-EBB8938CF8F1.jpeg Views:	0 Size:	79.6 KB ID:	154149
                  Originally posted by He Who Shall Not Be Named View Post

                  Today's hobby shops are only good for glue, magazines and bad advice issued by a blue-haired, tattooed guy(?) with more hardware in his/her face than a steam locomotive!

                  David
                  Sorry, mine has been in business 35 years and the employees are knowledgeable people. It’s about 4000 square feet with an upstairs. That’s who donated the U-boat for the raffle.
                  Last edited by Das Boot; 10-08-2021, 07:02 PM.
                  There is no greater enemy than one’s own fears. It takes a brave man to face them.

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                  • #24
                    I for one would like to support them as well, do the accept online orders?

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                    • #25
                      Originally posted by biggsgolf View Post
                      I for one would like to support them as well, do the accept online orders?
                      Their website is crap. The owner tried to do one once and got a virus for his troubles. Best thing to do is find what you want, call and get a price.
                      There is no greater enemy than one’s own fears. It takes a brave man to face them.

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                      • #26
                        Ok, will do

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                        • #27
                          Video showing SSBN returning home after a 3-month patrol.
                          Note the "weathering" on the sail and deck.
                           
                          Make it simple, make strong, make it work!

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                          • #28
                            Originally posted by Das Boot View Post

                            Their website is crap. The owner tried to do one once and got a virus for his troubles. Best thing to do is find what you want, call and get a price.
                            And people wonder why brick and mortar hobby stores are going out of business left, right and center. Today's buyers won't get out of bed to buy things. They want to browse, search and buy from the comfort of home and have it delivered an hour later. Amazon has created that expectation. Mom and pop stores can accept that and get with the times or they can die a slow and painful death.

                            Harsh, but true.


                            Bob

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                            • #29
                              Originally posted by redboat219 View Post
                              Video showing SSBN returning home after a 3-month patrol.
                              Note the "weathering" on the sail and deck.
                              A very useful document. I'll keep it on file. In temperate waters (we operated out of Guam) the WEBSTER would come back from patrol with barnacles clinging to everything. Not in big clumps, but randomly.
                              Resident Luddite

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                              • #30
                                Submarine acne!!

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