Category Archives: Tips

Drawing A lines Plan from a Hull

Mike Concannon shows us how to create lines drawings from a hull. This example is done with a mould of a life boat for the coastal steamer Dufferin, which is now at the Museum in Sherbrooke NS

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Steam Engine Construction

Watch as Mike Concannon describes the construction methods used in his latest steam engine. He Itroduced the project to us back in November This engine is going in my 1/36 scale Thames river paddle steam tug.

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Peter Douglass – Tips on Scaling

The following calculations are the work of Chief Eng. Ron Phillips when scaling his model of the “R.M.S. Queen Mary”,Which he wanted to build at 1/16” scale. 1. QUEEN MARY length @ 1010 feet-6 inches at 1/16 Scale. 1010.5 feet  … Continue reading

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