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wingnut21 Jun 2023 2:55 p.m. PST

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Introducing the Pirate Ship "Dirty Oar"
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(Unsolicited Review)
This is one of the configurations of the Firelock games 28mm Plastic Sloop Model. For the price it is the most complete kit you can get on the market at the lowest price point. I wanted to build the model as close to it's original factory configuration as possible but my need for a more ascetically pleasing finished product overtook me. The modifications I made include lowering the Boom for the aft rig, Adding Ratlines that are magnetic, cutting down the cart for a few of the cannons so they actually fit the gun ports, and adding sails and rigging.

If you are starting out in any 28mm Pirate gaming I recommend this model for simply the cost alone. It comes with many little optional parts to make several ships from the same model.

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Grelber21 Jun 2023 4:12 p.m. PST

Nice looking ship!

Grelber

14Bore21 Jun 2023 4:18 p.m. PST

Looks very serviceable for a game

Personal logo lewis cannon Supporting Member of TMP21 Jun 2023 5:55 p.m. PST

Solid!

redmist112221 Jun 2023 7:52 p.m. PST

Another exceptional build!

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79thPA Supporting Member of TMP22 Jun 2023 7:01 a.m. PST

Nice.

Andrew Walters22 Jun 2023 9:28 a.m. PST

Awesome!

Shagnasty Supporting Member of TMP22 Jun 2023 12:37 p.m. PST

Very nice!

Disco Joe24 Jun 2023 6:07 p.m. PST

Looks really good.

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