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Anton Ryzbak23 Jun 2020 11:34 p.m. PST

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Having heard terrible things about the Revell "Spanish Galleon" (which BTW is actually a galeass, a galleon with oars) I thought I might try my hand at making my own. You can see the beginnings here: link

Wargamorium24 Jun 2020 1:14 a.m. PST

Ingenious.

Legionarius24 Jun 2020 2:09 a.m. PST

Brilliant!

Raynman Supporting Member of TMP24 Jun 2020 6:59 a.m. PST

Excellent idea!

Frederick Supporting Member of TMP24 Jun 2020 7:14 a.m. PST

Now that is clever! Thanks for sharing

john snelling24 Jun 2020 7:33 a.m. PST

Thumbs up.

Grelber24 Jun 2020 10:49 a.m. PST

Not sure I'd want to do a galleass, but I'm thinking this technique should transfer to other ship types with lots of oars. Waiting with considerable interest to see the next installment on this topic.

Grelber

79thPA Supporting Member of TMP24 Jun 2020 11:15 a.m. PST

Very clever.

Personal logo Andrew Walters Supporting Member of TMP24 Jun 2020 11:22 a.m. PST

Awesome, can't wait to see more!

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