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1/35 Type IIB U-boot (waterline) 1 week 1 day ago #1

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Scratch build ,
These type of boats where use against the Russians in the Black sea and as school boats on the baltic coast.
Mine will be U19 ....A Black sea boat.

The body is made from Blue insulation foam.......... and sanded in to shape and covert with 0,5mm polystyrene sheet .



en.wikipedia.org/wiki/30th_U-boat_Flotilla
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Nice. That insulation board is handy stuff.
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That looks great already. I’m trying to think whatbthe insulation stuff is.
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Amateur plastic surgeon!

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Bishop wrote: That looks great already. I’m trying to think whatbthe insulation stuff is.

www.foamsales.com.au/products/xps-blue-board

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1/35 Type IIB U-boot (waterline) 1 week 1 day ago #5

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Wow …. Clever.
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Saddle tanks / ballast tanks are done.
Wasn't really sure how this would work and look , it was difficult to make ( bending plastic sheet, putty and and a bit of sanding.)
But turned out real good ...which was nice.
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Working on the rear access hatch,rear light and three thingies on the bow,can't wait until all the riveting is done.

Ordered me a 1/35 U Boat Hatch from shapeways,it's on its way ..
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