Author Topic: ORP "Judgement Day" based on Doyusha kit 1:250  (Read 20553 times)

Offline ChrisF

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Re: ORP "Judgement Day" based on Doyusha kit 1:250
« Reply #25 on: March 22, 2012, 03:47:21 AM »
I thought we were the "help"  ?!?

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Re: ORP "Judgement Day" based on Doyusha kit 1:250
« Reply #26 on: March 24, 2012, 12:00:56 AM »
  Crackin' good in concept and execution so far. There's a couple of things I might have done
 differently, but thats just aesthetics. Looking forward to seeing her in paint and on the water!

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Re: ORP "Judgement Day" based on Doyusha kit 1:250
« Reply #27 on: March 24, 2012, 10:45:16 PM »
You, sir, are totally taking this to the next level.
Apparently, your whiffing ability surpasses 11.
You're seeking help for this, right?  ;)

I wonder , in what scale "whiffing ability" is count? :D Thanks for your comment :)
Any help will be appreciated :)

Crackin' good in concept and execution so far. There's a couple of things I might have done
 differently, but thats just aesthetics. Looking forward to seeing her in paint and on the water!

Well , I need to buy simple RC aparature because I realised that this "wonder of modern electronic" from RC toy car is completely useless in my battleship  I hope I'll buy it today or next week.

I' pretty sure that I just don't see bad points of my model cause I see it every day... so can you tell me something about these "couple of things" ? :) Any suggestion will be appreciated :)

I finished work with airplanes (converted Su-33 by Trumpeter 1:350) and added more guns. I'll add photos today or tommorow :)
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Re: ORP "Judgement Day" based on Doyusha kit 1:250
« Reply #28 on: March 27, 2012, 05:55:22 AM »
Hello!

A few guns were added , two Marlin interceptors and a lot of deck and superstructure stuff :)







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Offline ChrisF

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Re: ORP "Judgement Day" based on Doyusha kit 1:250
« Reply #29 on: March 27, 2012, 07:15:32 AM »
Love the old school smooth bore cannon !

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Re: ORP "Judgement Day" based on Doyusha kit 1:250
« Reply #30 on: March 27, 2012, 11:59:48 AM »
Sent your ship pictures to a Naval Intelligence friend for evaluation.
If agents show up at your door - thatz why.

I like it a bunch.  What is the tube structure at stern?  All I can think off is a big time smoke generator.

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Re: ORP "Judgement Day" based on Doyusha kit 1:250
« Reply #31 on: March 27, 2012, 06:20:17 PM »
Excellent build

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Re: ORP "Judgement Day" based on Doyusha kit 1:250
« Reply #32 on: March 27, 2012, 10:17:17 PM »
What is the tube structure at stern?  All I can think off is a big time smoke generator.

I don't know if I'll name it properly but it's a deep charge launcher.
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Re: ORP "Judgement Day" based on Doyusha kit 1:250
« Reply #33 on: March 28, 2012, 03:24:21 AM »
That muzzle-loader on wheels is the icing on the cake! Looks almost ready for action!

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Re: ORP "Judgement Day" based on Doyusha kit 1:250
« Reply #34 on: March 28, 2012, 05:21:39 AM »
That muzzle-loader on wheels is the icing on the cake! Looks almost ready for action!

Brian da Basher


Thanks :) But there is a long way to action. First of all I have to make rudder and cooling work. I hope I'll finish working on it this week. Then railings and other small parts and finally painting and weathering.

I think about that camo...probably tribute to survived polish destroyer - ORP Lighting
http://bi.gazeta.pl/im/0/10905/z10905720X,Styczen-2012-r---ORP-Blyskawica--po-zakonczonym-remoncie.jpg

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Re: ORP "Judgement Day" based on Doyusha kit 1:250
« Reply #35 on: April 01, 2012, 04:25:49 AM »
Artoor-

  Sorry for the late response- you asked-

 
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I' pretty sure that I just don't see bad points of my model cause I see it every day... so can you tell me something about these "couple of things" ?

 Really, its one thing-the rail gun. to my eye, it looks...out of place. When I look at it, I see a much smaller gun ( like a submarine deck gun, or the bow gun on something like a corvette ) greatly enlarged. Its a look that seems out of synch with the look of the rest
of the ship's ordnance.  Something like a hood, or turret, over the assembly, might add to the sense of mass and presence. 

 I really like the Marlins, and the muzzle-loader is great! ( A muzzle-loading Wave motion gun, perhaps? )  Looking forward to the rest of the build!

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Re: ORP "Judgement Day" based on Doyusha kit 1:250
« Reply #36 on: April 01, 2012, 10:20:22 PM »

Really, its one thing-the rail gun. to my eye, it looks...out of place. When I look at it, I see a much smaller gun ( like a submarine deck gun, or the bow gun on something like a corvette ) greatly enlarged. Its a look that seems out of synch with the look of the rest
of the ship's ordnance.  Something like a hood, or turret, over the assembly, might add to the sense of mass and presence. 

 I really like the Marlins, and the muzzle-loader is great! ( A muzzle-loading Wave motion gun, perhaps? )  Looking forward to the rest of the build!

Maybe you're right , I'll try to do something with gauss gun. Muzzle loader is a kind of "celebration" cannon, you know , shoot on beginning and ending of mission etc :)
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Re: ORP "Judgement Day" based on Doyusha kit 1:250
« Reply #37 on: April 03, 2012, 04:09:51 AM »
Finally! The beast is alive :D Today propulsion tests took place :) Results? I have to remember that I should swim with no more than 1/3 of power. If not... battleship will transform itself into something with speed close to torpedo boat :) Sorry for no photos from tests :)

Top secret photos of propulsion and steering devices :D




Stern deck with mounted railing:


Modified Gauss cannon:



Overall:





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Re: ORP "Judgement Day" based on Doyusha kit 1:250
« Reply #38 on: April 03, 2012, 04:46:22 AM »
It just gets better and better!!  8)
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Re: ORP "Judgement Day" based on Doyusha kit 1:250
« Reply #39 on: April 04, 2012, 05:33:03 AM »
As our friend Toolslinger would say, "You can never have too many guns."

Great stuff!

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Re: ORP "Judgement Day" based on Doyusha kit 1:250
« Reply #40 on: April 04, 2012, 05:48:35 AM »
Cant wait to see the youtube video of it in the water...   ;D

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Re: ORP "Judgement Day" based on Doyusha kit 1:250
« Reply #41 on: April 04, 2012, 05:51:22 AM »
It Lives! It lives!

Great bashing/scratching. I love the depth charge ejector. Looks like an angry alien insect's ovipositor tube.

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Re: ORP "Judgement Day" based on Doyusha kit 1:250
« Reply #42 on: April 16, 2012, 10:25:54 PM »
Hello!

Last photos before painting. I've added funnels for shafts because of strong vibrations coming from transmission. Also added railings and removed gaps beetween superstructure and deck:










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Re: ORP "Judgement Day" based on Doyusha kit 1:250
« Reply #43 on: April 17, 2012, 02:18:37 AM »
Coming along nicely.
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Re: ORP "Judgement Day" based on Doyusha kit 1:250
« Reply #44 on: April 17, 2012, 03:04:01 AM »
I really like the added details like the chain & railings!

Can't wait to see it painted!

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Re: ORP "Judgement Day" based on Doyusha kit 1:250
« Reply #45 on: November 08, 2012, 06:56:12 AM »
It had been a long time sice last update. I'm fighting with painting of this beast. Today 3/4 of main guns was painted:


Next step: superstructure




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Re: ORP "Judgement Day" based on Doyusha kit 1:250
« Reply #46 on: February 05, 2013, 05:20:59 AM »
So...again I have to built a model as fast as possible. It should be ready for 26 febuary. I hope I'm able to do it. I'll try to continue with my DESERT WARFARE GB project but finishing JUDGEMENT DAY is my primary target. OK , stern deck:


Anyway, I don't know why this topic is in SF category...This is still ship ,  I think :) If not , then OK :)
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Re: ORP "Judgement Day" based on Doyusha kit 1:250
« Reply #47 on: February 08, 2013, 04:22:31 AM »
Sorry for this photo ,I can't do it from different angle 'cause this thing is too big  :)
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Re: ORP "Judgement Day" based on Doyusha kit 1:250
« Reply #48 on: February 08, 2013, 06:40:41 AM »
Damn, that's a gorgeous piece of work!!

Bravo!!

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Re: ORP "Judgement Day" based on Doyusha kit 1:250
« Reply #49 on: February 11, 2013, 03:48:58 AM »
That is totally epic, artoor!

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