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Homemade Ropewalk


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Phil Krol on modelshipworldforum.com
DESCRIPTION:
Homemade motor-driven ropewalk constructed from wood, Masonite board, and brass. Incorporates a planetary-type winding mechanism and a tracking rope looper. Intended to facilitate the process of rigging model ships.
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Jul 07, 2014 4:46 PM
DIYer
What amazing attention to detail! When I used to do model ships, the rigging was what made me climb the walls. That's why I shifted to warplanes instead.
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DIY Ropewalk - comment on how to build a Ropewalk - 1 comments
DIYer says:
Jul 07, 2014 4:46 PM
What amazing attention to detail! When I used to do model ships, the rigging was what made me climb the walls. That's why I shifted to warplanes instead.

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