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johnnytodd Supporting Member of TMP30 Aug 2008 6:48 a.m. PST

Hopefully others have pics of some scratchbuilt vessels they could share. Here's my RN "Vosper" MTB in 1/56th scale:


Hopefully I'll have enough free time this winter to build something bigger.

geudens Inactive Member30 Aug 2008 7:00 a.m. PST

You should make a mould & cast it in resin. Well done


johnnytodd Supporting Member of TMP30 Aug 2008 7:14 a.m. PST

This is a USN LCVP landing craft that I originally built in wood, then reconstructed in plastic card – its now being produced in resin and sold by JTFM:



You can buy it here:

Top Gun Ace Inactive Member30 Aug 2008 8:53 a.m. PST

Very nice vessels!

I especially like the MTB.

johnnytodd Supporting Member of TMP20 Oct 2011 1:36 p.m. PST

I've been at it again. This time scratch building a WW1(ish) Sub Chaser. Model is made entirely from wood and metal. Scale is 28mm or in this case 1/56th.




poiter5020 Oct 2011 6:45 p.m. PST

jt, been watching this on LAF, very nice.

johnnytodd Supporting Member of TMP04 Nov 2011 7:16 a.m. PST

All finished and ready to move on to the next project. Comments are certainly welcome.




Really amazing work!!! congratulations this is something you will always enjoy gaming with or simply looking at for many years!!!

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