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 Author  Topic: PT 623 Speed Trials
Roy Forbes

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Post a Reply To This Topic    Reply With Quotes     Edit Message     View Profile of Roy Forbes  Posted on: Jul 5, 2013 - 1:02pm
Well guys I have just discovered that over the past year or so as I have been posting photos of PT 623 tied up to her new dock, at General Quarters and the You-Tube on-board video, I have not posted any land based photos of her running at speed. Of course this doesn't happen to often for fear of attracting those pesky A6M Zeros but here are a few unclassified ones I sneaked in. The Daihatsu Type 1 barge (camera platform & next unlucky target) is finished and waiting to get painted as soon as the temps here are below 90 by 8AM. I sure miss that nice cool NJ basement now.

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Frank Andruss

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Post a Reply To This Topic    Reply With Quotes     Edit Message     View Profile of Frank Andruss   Send Email To Frank Andruss Posted on: Jul 5, 2013 - 8:29pm
She is Beautiful Roy, I love the way she sits in the water, if you didn't know it you would think it was the real deal. If you get sick of her, I know where she could end up, lol............


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  TED WALTHER

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Frank;
Someday Your going to need your own LST to move all those boats and related items around!
Take care,
TED


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Frank Andruss

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Post a Reply To This Topic    Reply With Quotes     Edit Message     View Profile of Frank Andruss   Send Email To Frank Andruss Posted on: Jul 6, 2013 - 9:27am
Hey that's a good idea, wanna make me an LST hauling around 4 PT BOATS. That's an awesome idea, I bet never tried before by any of the great model builders on this site. I have something like 8 Revell PT boats in stock. Do they make a 1/72 LST out there. I love this idea.


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Roy Forbes

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Post a Reply To This Topic    Reply With Quotes     Edit Message     View Profile of Roy Forbes  Posted on: Jul 7, 2013 - 8:03am
Aw come on Frank, 1/16 scale rules. I think that might make the LST just about the size of my engine you are taking care of for me way over there.


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