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ed dicambio
7th April 2013, 03:05
i am trying to scratch build a model of the french trawler "hemerica". i only have the 4 photos that can be found on line. i need more detaied drawings or photos of the rigging.( could be any trawler). i am working in 3/16 scale and trying to make use of a machined hull i picked up. it may be too small. i leave that to your comments. i have " the ship model builders handbook" and"tugs and trawlers" by tom gorman..no help. help me

19th May 2013, 17:32
I have some photographs of this trawler which is with the maritime museum of Concarneau.
I can transmit them to you by email if you want it.

31st December 2013, 04:31
are you building it out of fibreglass or wood?