HMS INVINCIBLE 1982

    in nannu pec
    in nannu pec
    Best in Show
    Best in Show

    Posts : 2019
    Join date : 2009-07-23
    Age : 71
    Location : Qawra Malta

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Empty Re: HMS INVINCIBLE 1982

    Post  in nannu pec on Wed Dec 01, 2010 1:54 pm

    Tiny.....she wud buy it for me....but where shall we put it in our little humble flat lol lol lol lol...she sends her best regards......take care brother
    In nannu What a Face
    Alex Kontiveis
    Alex Kontiveis
    Silver
    Silver

    Posts : 356
    Join date : 2009-08-04
    Age : 49
    Location : Greece

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Empty Re: HMS INVINCIBLE 1982

    Post  Alex Kontiveis on Fri Dec 24, 2010 6:16 pm

    Inti tagħmel plastik sempliċi biex jidhru simili gem prezzjuż, Louis! Għalkemm jien WWII's suġġetti fann, inti tagħmel ix-xedaq tiegħi jaqgħu fuq l-art!

    PS...that was google's translation in Maltese Lang! drunken
    RayCaruana
    RayCaruana
    Gold
    Gold

    Posts : 1165
    Join date : 2009-08-20
    Age : 54
    Location : Fgura, Malta

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Empty Re: HMS INVINCIBLE 1982

    Post  RayCaruana on Fri Dec 24, 2010 7:35 pm

    Alex Kontiveis wrote:Inti tagħmel plastik sempliċi biex jidhru simili gem prezzjuż, Louis! Għalkemm jien WWII's suġġetti fann, inti tagħmel ix-xedaq tiegħi jaqgħu fuq l-art!

    PS...that was google's translation in Maltese Lang! drunken

    HA HA Good one Alex Smile Happy Christmas habib!
    bcauchi
    bcauchi
    Best in Show
    Best in Show

    Posts : 4088
    Join date : 2009-07-30
    Age : 58
    Location : St. Julian's

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Empty Re: HMS INVINCIBLE 1982

    Post  bcauchi on Sat Dec 25, 2010 4:55 pm

    Wow Alex, your Maltese is getting better and better, thanks to google. A bit mixed up but i got the gist of it.
    in nannu pec
    in nannu pec
    Best in Show
    Best in Show

    Posts : 2019
    Join date : 2009-07-23
    Age : 71
    Location : Qawra Malta

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Empty Re: HMS INVINCIBLE 1982

    Post  in nannu pec on Sun Dec 26, 2010 8:43 am

    That's really good Alex SmileSmileSmileSmile brought a huge smile on my face !
    take care friend
    In nannu What a Face
    Ray
    Ray
    Best in Show
    Best in Show

    Posts : 6102
    Join date : 2009-07-21
    Age : 56
    Location : Zurrieq MALTA

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Empty Re: HMS INVINCIBLE 1982

    Post  Ray on Sun Dec 26, 2010 9:58 am

    Good one Alex el Greco lol!
    in nannu pec
    in nannu pec
    Best in Show
    Best in Show

    Posts : 2019
    Join date : 2009-07-23
    Age : 71
    Location : Qawra Malta

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Empty Re: HMS INVINCIBLE 1982

    Post  in nannu pec on Sun Jan 02, 2011 2:38 pm

    Started Works on the hull and decks of the ship...The mating iof the hull wasn't that easy...they were really warped.
    Here's some pics of the stern of the ship with the port sponson taken off and altered completely
    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Sv202110
    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Sv202111

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Sv202112
    Works also started on the hangar bay

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Sv202113


    in nannu pec
    in nannu pec
    Best in Show
    Best in Show

    Posts : 2019
    Join date : 2009-07-23
    Age : 71
    Location : Qawra Malta

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Empty Re: HMS INVINCIBLE 1982

    Post  in nannu pec on Sun Jan 02, 2011 2:44 pm

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Sv202114

    The Bow of the ship was completely rebuilt using 20 thou plastic sheeting

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Sv202115

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Sv202116

    Here are some pics of a dry fit of the completely rebuilt ski jump...

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Sv202117
    in nannu pec
    in nannu pec
    Best in Show
    Best in Show

    Posts : 2019
    Join date : 2009-07-23
    Age : 71
    Location : Qawra Malta

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Empty Re: HMS INVINCIBLE 1982

    Post  in nannu pec on Sun Jan 02, 2011 2:48 pm

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Sv202118

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Sv202119

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Sv202120

    Loads of more work to be done starting now on the catwalks which have to be completely rebuilt with photo etch bulewarks and plastic card decking....quite tricky...but enjoying it
    in nannu pec What a Face
    bcauchi
    bcauchi
    Best in Show
    Best in Show

    Posts : 4088
    Join date : 2009-07-30
    Age : 58
    Location : St. Julian's

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Empty Re: HMS INVINCIBLE 1982

    Post  bcauchi on Sun Jan 02, 2011 5:07 pm

    Prosit Wig, this is really nice work, it is well and truly taking shape now. The front looks really great.
    Gordon
    Gordon
    Gold
    Gold

    Posts : 707
    Join date : 2009-07-23
    Age : 40
    Location : bormla

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Empty Re: HMS INVINCIBLE 1982

    Post  Gordon on Mon Jan 03, 2011 7:16 am

    Good job
    avatar
    Guest
    Guest

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Empty Re: HMS INVINCIBLE 1982

    Post  Guest on Mon Jan 03, 2011 7:18 am

    Amazing work Loius, great reworking of the bow section, keep us posted!!
    Joseph
    Joseph
    Silver
    Silver

    Posts : 621
    Join date : 2009-07-23
    Age : 51
    Location : Zurrieq - Malta

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Empty Re: HMS INVINCIBLE 1982

    Post  Joseph on Mon Jan 03, 2011 8:21 am

    Good job!!!!!!!! well done Smile Smile
    David
    David
    Silver
    Silver

    Posts : 421
    Join date : 2009-07-22
    Age : 58

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Empty Re: HMS INVINCIBLE 1982

    Post  David on Mon Jan 03, 2011 8:53 am

    impressive work Lou
    D
    iCocker
    iCocker
    Best in Show
    Best in Show

    Posts : 3172
    Join date : 2009-07-21
    Age : 46
    Location : Marsascala, Malta

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Empty Re: HMS INVINCIBLE 1982

    Post  iCocker on Thu Jan 06, 2011 12:04 pm

    Keep them coming Lou, prosit so far!
    Ray
    Ray
    Best in Show
    Best in Show

    Posts : 6102
    Join date : 2009-07-21
    Age : 56
    Location : Zurrieq MALTA

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Empty Re: HMS INVINCIBLE 1982

    Post  Ray on Thu Jan 06, 2011 12:24 pm

    Amazing work Nannu cheers
    skyhigh
    skyhigh
    Best in Show
    Best in Show

    Posts : 4654
    Join date : 2009-07-30
    Age : 58
    Location : Qormi, Malta

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Empty Re: HMS INVINCIBLE 1982

    Post  skyhigh on Thu Jan 06, 2011 4:09 pm

    Welldone louis ..impressive work as always ..your the one cheers
    in nannu pec
    in nannu pec
    Best in Show
    Best in Show

    Posts : 2019
    Join date : 2009-07-23
    Age : 71
    Location : Qawra Malta

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Empty Progress

    Post  in nannu pec on Wed Jan 26, 2011 11:57 am

    I have now started works on the island ....the rear end of the island superstructure was sawn off and rebuilt from scratch...Main mast island altered completely ....both stern and bow sections of the island alted to accomodate new radar bulbous housing...scratchbuilt as well ...Bridge also altered.....all piping and trunking scratchbuilt from copper wire and thin lead soldering wire....much more work to be done...this one is going to take some time and don't think will get it ready for the exhibition SadSad...some pics

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Sv202210

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Sv202211

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Sv202212
    in nannu pec
    in nannu pec
    Best in Show
    Best in Show

    Posts : 2019
    Join date : 2009-07-23
    Age : 71
    Location : Qawra Malta

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Empty Re: HMS INVINCIBLE 1982

    Post  in nannu pec on Wed Jan 26, 2011 12:02 pm

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Sv202213

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Sv202214

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Sv202215

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Sv202216
    Hope u like am really enjoying this.....
    in nannu pec What a Face
    bcauchi
    bcauchi
    Best in Show
    Best in Show

    Posts : 4088
    Join date : 2009-07-30
    Age : 58
    Location : St. Julian's

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Empty Re: HMS INVINCIBLE 1982

    Post  bcauchi on Wed Jan 26, 2011 1:15 pm

    need to see them at home.
    Ray
    Ray
    Best in Show
    Best in Show

    Posts : 6102
    Join date : 2009-07-21
    Age : 56
    Location : Zurrieq MALTA

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Empty Re: HMS INVINCIBLE 1982

    Post  Ray on Wed Jan 26, 2011 2:33 pm

    Looking really good Nannu cheers
    bcauchi
    bcauchi
    Best in Show
    Best in Show

    Posts : 4088
    Join date : 2009-07-30
    Age : 58
    Location : St. Julian's

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Empty Re: HMS INVINCIBLE 1982

    Post  bcauchi on Sat Jan 29, 2011 5:39 pm

    Excellent work Nan, really great. This is looking good.
    smallia
    smallia
    Gold
    Gold

    Posts : 670
    Join date : 2009-07-21
    Age : 55
    Location : G'Mangia

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Empty Re: HMS INVINCIBLE 1982

    Post  smallia on Mon Feb 07, 2011 7:28 pm

    Veeeeeeeeery impressive as usual. Keep posting please

    Steve
    in nannu pec
    in nannu pec
    Best in Show
    Best in Show

    Posts : 2019
    Join date : 2009-07-23
    Age : 71
    Location : Qawra Malta

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Empty Island conversion

    Post  in nannu pec on Fri Apr 01, 2011 6:02 pm

    The island is completed...I will post pics as island offering assembled and then will post conversion...my apologies only 6 pics taken as camera battery just died lol lol
    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Dscf2010

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Dscf1910

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Dscf2011
    in nannu pec
    in nannu pec
    Best in Show
    Best in Show

    Posts : 2019
    Join date : 2009-07-23
    Age : 71
    Location : Qawra Malta

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Empty progress

    Post  in nannu pec on Fri Apr 01, 2011 6:05 pm

    Ps Island offering by Airfix kit....Lapsus...lapsus lol lol
    now here is my conversion

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Sv202610

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Sv202611

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Sv202612


    Sponsored content

    HMS INVINCIBLE 1982 - Page 3 Empty Re: HMS INVINCIBLE 1982

    Post  Sponsored content


      Current date/time is Tue Apr 07, 2020 10:08 pm