This is the British
Aphid Class. The boat is scratch built with fittings, guns and crew by Lyzard
Grin, Copplestone and others. Lift wood panels and floors were fitted from Wills
Plastic Card. Railings were from EMA. Fittings, guns and crew come from by Lyzard
Grin, Foundry, Copplestone and others. Click the images to enlarge them and then
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The ship has a wooden
'keel' for strength with the body shape built up from 1mm and 2mm plastic sheet
and car body filler. The steam boiler comes from an '00' scale locomotive. Ralings
are from nickel silver wire.
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