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December 29, 2005 - added some links to Gallery 43, removed links to old message board; retired old message board.
December 20, 2005 - started Gallery 43, with photos of Philip Ardell's 1/72 scale Bismarck project. Added photos of Paul Simpson's USS Barry (DDG-52) and USS Copeland (FFG-25) to Gallery 32. Also added photos of Fred Smith's USS Ford to Gallery 34. Finally added more photos to Gallery 42 from the Santee Lakes Run.
December 14, 2005 - started Gallery 42, with photos of the December 10, 2005 Santee Lakes Run
December 5, ,2005 - added more photos to Gallery 37 showing the Battle class build.
November 21, 2005 - relaunched Gallery 36 with photos of Ken Grohmann's USS Cromelin (FFG-37) in 1/96 scale.
November 4, 2005 - added more photos to Gallery 37 showing the Battle class build. Also added photos of Paul Simpson's FFG-31 model to Gallery 32.
October 25, 2005 - added some photos of Don MacDonald's USS Guadacanal (CVE-60) to Gallery 22. Also updated Gallery 37 with more photos of Brett Griffin's construction of the Dean's Marine Battle Class destroyer kit.
October 22, 2005 - added more photos to Gallery 41 of th FRAM'd Sumner, and added captions to the Iron Duke build on Gallery 40.
October 18, 2005. Started Gallery 40, documenting Ron Horabin's scratchbuild of HMS Iron Duke, the World War I battleship. Also started Gallery 41 with photos of Chris Davis' 1/96 FRAM'd Sumner.
October 14, 2005. Started Gallery 39, with two models by Norman Gillaspy. Added a couple of photos to Gallery 33 of Dave Wooleys next project, the Russian aircraft carrier Kiev. Also posted a new page featuring John Haynes new PT Boat kit in 1/24 scale.
October 13, 2005. Another installment posted on Gallery 37 of the Battle Class build. Also added photos of Dave Wooley's Sverdlov to Gallery 33, and moved the photos of his 1/128 scale KM Blücher there as well.
October 3, 2005 - added photos to Gallery 37 showing Brett's progress with his battle class kit.
September 30, 2005. Updated Gallery 37 with more photos of Brett Griffin's construction of the Dean's Marine Battle Class destroyer kit.
September 26, 2005 - added USS Yancey AKA-93 by Ken Groom to Gallery 34. Also added more of John Haynes PT Boat Fittings to his page. Lastly, added photos of John Haynes USS Missouri BB-11 to his model ship page.
September 23, 2005 - revised Mike Bernstein's price list for his electronics page. Added more photos of the Nimitz build to Gallery 32A, and updated the Battle Class destroyer build on Gallery 37. Also update the catalyzed putty page with a new storage jar that I found.
September 19, 2005 - added more photos of Paul Simpson's Nimitz build to Gallery 32A.
September 17, 2005 - added more informatino to my ATF build on Gallery 38 . Added a couple of photos of Gallery 37. d to Gallery 37. Added a photo of John Haynes 1/24 PT Boat project to the John Haynes fittings page.
September 16, 2005 - added photos of Dave Wooley's Moskva to Gallery 33. Added more photos of Brett Griffin's Battle Class build to Gallery 37. Started Gallery 38 with photos of my (!) World War II Fleet Tug project. Started Gallery 32A which will document Paul Simpson's massive CVN build in 1/96 scale.
September 12,2005 -added photo of Paul Simpson's HMS Leander to Gallery 32. Also started Gallery 37, which will document the building of the Dean's Marine Battle Class destroyer kit by Brett Griffin.
September 9, 2005 - added photos of Jerzy Stachowiak's SMS Stettin in 1/100 to Gallery 30.
September 6,2005 - added Dave Wooley's photos of Potteries Navy Day to Gallery 35. Also add two more photos of Bill Waldorf's USS Wolverine to Gallery 36.
September 4, 2005 - started Gallery 35, with photos of R. Motyaka's Sovermennyy Class Destroyer in 1/72 scale. Added some more photos of HMS Argyll to Gallery 32, along with some shots of HMS Aspodel (K-56) built by Luke Simpson.
September 2, 2005 - added another photo of Ron Horabin's HMS Byrony to Gallery 23. Also added details of Mike Bernstein's Electronics to his page., which is part of the Reviews section.
August 29, 2005 - added more photos of Brad Newland's USS Missouri to Gallery 14. Also added photos of HMS Sheffied, USS Port Royal, and HMS Argyll, all built by Paul Simpson, to Gallery 32. Also also added photos of Don MacDonald's USCG Hamilton (WHEC-715) to Gallery 34.
August 27, 2005 - opened our new Message Board. Check out all the new features, including the Weekly Warship Chat!
July 12, 2005 -added photos of the 3"/50 to the John Haynes fittings page, and added photos of his HMS Starling and USCG Spar to the John Haynes Gallery.
June 10, 2005 - added photos of Markus Schott's Italian Hydrofoil Missile Craft Sparviero (P 420) in scale 1/72nd scale to Gallery 34.
June 3, 2005 - added an article on how to pack a large scale model to the Construction section.
May 18, 2005 - started Gallery 34, with photos of Patrice Courchesne's Battleship Richelieu in 1/100 scale. Moved, and Frederick Smith's USS Ford (FFG-54) to this Gallery as well.
April 20, 2005 - added another new model by Jerzy Stachowiak to Gallery 30.
April 10, 2005 - added photos of Brads Newland's USS Missouri and USS Laffey to Gallery 14.
March 23, 2005 - added photos of Paul Simpson's USS Port Royal (CG-73) to Gallery 32. Also, added photos of a new Ticonderoga (CG-47) class superstructure from GMS Modelworks to Gallery 28.
March 22, 2005 - added photos of USS Yorktown (CV-10) to the John Haynes Gallery.
March 18, 2005 - added photos of HMS Hermes in 1/96 scale to the John Haynes Gallery.
February 9, 2005 - added a new gallery to showcase the models and construction methods of John R. Haynes.
January 27, 2005 - added photos of Bill Bull's KM Prinz Eugen to Gallery 31. Added photos of a new 20mm gun mount to the John Haynes fittings page, as well as photos of his model of the Royal Yacht Britannia. Finally added some .pdf files to the Gunfire Control Article.
January 5, 2005 - Happy New Year! Added photos of the Imperial Russian Gunboat Mandjur to Gallery 30
November 27, 2004 - added a new article by Nico Ottevaere on a very clever way to control your main armament, and much more, using a simple microprocessor called a Basic Stamp. Added to our Construction Section. Also added more photos of Boetty's 1/100 scale Tirpitz to Gallery 31.
November 26, 2004 - started Gallery 33 with photos of David Wooley's latest project, the Russain armored cruiser Rurik. Also added photos of Boetty's 1/100 scale Tirpitz to Gallery 31.
November 17, 2004 - added photos of John Haynes' USS Missouri (BB-11) to the Museum Model Gallery.
November 15, 2004 - added more photos of Paul Simpson's models to Gallery 32, HMS Bristol, Illustrious, Cleopatra, and USS Gallery. Also added more photos of Brad Newland's USS Missouri to Gallery 14
November 12, 2004 - created Gallery 32, with Paul Simpson's HMS Andromeda in 1/96 scale. Added photos of Bill Bull's HMS Green Rover (A-258) to Gallery 31.
September 16, 2004 - added photos of Bill Bull's Raider Atlantis to Gallery 31. Also added a couple more photos of Ron Horabin's USS North Carolina (BB-55) to Gallery 25.
September 7, 2004 - added a new Jerzy Stachowiak model to Gallery 30, the Admiral Nakhimov. Added more photos Dave Wooley's KM Blücher to Gallery 26. Also, posted a new Construction Article, Turret Turning Mechanism, to the Construction Section. Finally, added to new items to the John Haynes fittings page.
July 16, 2004 - opened Gallery 31, starting with photos of Trevor Bauer's USS Pirate (AM-267)
July 8, 2004 - added more photos of Paul Woulf's USS Klakring (FFG-42) to Gallery 26. Also added a photo of Eric Wieczorek's USS Doyle FFG 39 to Gallery 25.
July 5, 2004 - added more photos of the CGN-41 to Gallery 21.
July 5, 2004 - started the 1/96 and 1/100 scale catalog project.
July 2, 2004 - added a photo of Nils Lagergren's RMS Lusitania and Russian Cruiser Aurora to Gallery 26.
July 1, 2004 -added photos of Dave Wooley's KM Blücher to Gallery 26.
June 19, 2004 - added photos of Paul Woulf's USS Klakring (FFG-42) to Gallery 26.
June 15, 2004 - added Gallery 30, with photos of Jerzy Stachowiak's Imperial Russian Navy ships. Moved the photos of his previous ship, the Ekaterian II to Gallery 30 to keep all his models together.
June 7, 2004 - added a Poster Gallery, where you can purchase naval prints and posters.
May 8, 2004 - opened Gallery 29, with photos of Geoff Dixon's fleet of World War I and earlier Royal Navy battleships.
April 18, 2004 - added a new article on Smoke Generators by Geoff Dixon to the Construction Pages.
April 18, 2004 - added some more shots to Gallery 25 of Ron Horabin's USS North Carolina (BB-55).
April 15, 2004 - added photos of Jerzy Stachowiak's Imperial Russian Navy Ekaterina II in 1/100 scale to Gallery 26. Note: now moved to Gallery 30.
April 12, 2004 - added another picture of Duncan Cameron's HMS Invincible to Gallery 6.
April 6, 2004 - added new photos of Dave Wooley's KM Blücher to Gallery 26.
March 16, 2004 - added more photos of Brad Newland's model to Gallery 14
February 7, 2004 - added more photos of Roberto Di Cosimo's models to Gallery 20.
January 27, 2004 - added more pictures of Jack Yavno's Krivak III to Gallery 16
January 26, 2004 - it has been a while since an update, but this one is fairly big. Added more photos of Carlos F: Perdomo's Scharnhorst to Gallery 26. Added Gallery 27, with coverage of the 2003 San Francisco Military Regatta. Also added Gallery 28, with photos of GMS Model Builder's HMS Nelson and IJN Yamato, both in 1/100 scale.
September 25, 2003 - added more photos of William Terra's 1/20 scale Graf Spee to Gallery 13.
September 6, 2003 - added Gallery 26 , starting with photos of Carlos F: Perdomo's Scharnhorst in 1/128 scale
August 19, 2003 - added photos of Eric Wieczorek's USS Doyle FFG 39 to Gallery 25.
July 16, 2003 - added photos of Ron Horabin's Foundation Franklin to Gallery 25, as well as pictures of his USS North Carolina under construction.
July 15, 2003 - added Gallery 25, starting with Ron Horabin's HMs Resolve in 1/40 scale
July 14, 2003 - added photos of Ron Horabin's 1/32 scale HMS Bryony to Gallery 23
July 13, 2003 - added Gallery 24 with Models of the Bellingham, WA group Inside Passage:
July 10, 2003 - added Gallery 23, starting with photos of Richard Setter's HMS Bryony.
July 9, 2003 - added more photos of Don MacDonald's CVE to Gallery 22. Also added another picture of William Terra's 1/20 scale Graf Spee to Gallery 13.
June 15, 2003 - added info for the upcoming 2003 San Francsico Military Regatta
June 8, 2003 - added photos of Bill Brown's 1/96 scale USS Missouri (BB-63) to Gallery 22.
June 4, 2003 - added some more parts to the John Paul Jones Page. Also added more pictures of Steve Vicks U Boat to John Paul Jones Page. Lastly, added a photo of Darcy Ellis' Sovremeney 684, a 1/72 scale Russian DDG to Gallery 22.
May 27, 2003 - added photos of Don MacDonald's USS Guadacanal to Gallery 22.
April 28, 2003- added two more photos of the USS Anzio to Gallery 14
April 22, 2003 - added Gallery 22 , starting with photos of Dick Hopper's HMS Dumbarton Castle.
April 20, 2003 - added pictures of JC Brewers 1/350 scale IJN Musashi to Gallery 20,
April 1, 2003 - added Steve Vick's Type II U-Boat to John Paul Jones Page, as well as Tom Stark's Chinese DDG.
March 25, 2003 - added search capability to the site. There is now a button on the home page which will take you to the search page.
March 24, 2003 - added more photos of Roberto Di Cosimo's to Gallery 20. Also added photos of the new elvator for Mike Ploeger's USS Shangri-La (CV-38) model to Gallery 10.
February 21, 2003 - added more pictures of the CGN-41 to Gallery 21.
January 29, 2003 - added reviews of Loyalhanna Dockyard's new catalog to the Reviews page. Also added a review of Precision Scale Model Engineering's catalog to the same page. Also added a link to the links page.
January 22, 2003 - added another installment to Jeff Yorks USS San Antonio build on Gallery 15.
December 25, 2002 - added photographs of Robert Hepler's USS Arkansas to start off Gallery 21.
December 24, 2002 - added pictures of Roberto Di Cosimo's Modern Italian Navy warships to Gallery 20.
December 22, 2002 - added Gallery 20, with photography by Dave Wooley of various models in the UK, including some Russian Warships
November 2, 2002 - added a new page to the Museum Models Gallery - photos of the USS Arizona and IJN Akagi models at the USS Arizona memorial, Pearl Harbor Hawaii. Be sure to check out the Akagi; its excellent.
October 20, 2002 - added to photos of Miguel Sanches' USS Chandler (DDG-996) to Gallery 18
October 19, 2002 - added the SeaPhoto / Warship Models Underway Bookstore, with selections on everything from basic radio control guides to videos and music to play while you build models - check it out!
October 17, 2002 - added Gallery 18 with views of Fleetcale Ships and a Revell USS Saucy, also Gallery 19 with photos of the 2002 San Francisco Regatta. Also added two more reviews to the Reviews Page, which is now divided into two parts for faster loading. The new reviews are of portholes and CA glues from Loyalhanna Dockyard.
Septmeber 12, 2002 - added another installment of Matt Wilson's Fletcher build to Gallery 17.
September 3, 2002 - added another section to Gallery 15, documenting Jeff York's LPD-17
August 15,2002 - added more views to Gallery 16 of Jack Yavno's Krivak III, and also photos of Paul Holman's HMS Berwick (F 115).
August 14, 2002 - added another section of Matt Wilson's article to Gallery 17
August 2, 2002 - added Gallery 17 which will chronicle the adventures of novice Matt Wilson as he builds his first model ship kit, a 1/96 scale Dean's Marine USS Kidd. Also added shots of Jack Yavno's 1/72 scale Krivak III to Gallery 16
July 31, 2002 - added Gallery 16 featuring an Aegis cruiser, destroyer and a Cyclone class coastal patrol boat.
July 16, 2002 - added Gallery 15 with extensive coverage of Jeff York's USS San Antonio (LPD-17) being constructed.
July 10,2002 - added shots of the USS Safeguard by Paul Knerim to Gallery 14.
June 26, 2002 - added shots of HMCS Barrie K-138 by Duane Hill, a 1/48 scale Flower Class corvette, to Gallery 14.
June 22, 2002 - added a review of Battleshipmodels.com exotic wood strips to the Review page. Also added photos of Jeff York and Eric Bertelsen's DDG's to Gallery 12; be sure to check these photos out, they are great!
June 15, 2002 - added Gallery 14, with views of the USS Anzio (CG-68) and USS Boone (FFG-28) by Duane Curtis. Also coverage of Brad Newland's USS Missouri (BB-63). I also added a new Gallery Index so that the Galleries have a central hub; this will save time in future updates.
April 25, 2002 - added pictures of Jeff York's USS Momsen to Gallery 12.
February 21,2002 - added pictures of Jeff York's USS Patterson to Gallery 12.
February 10. 2002 added pictures of Geoff Young's USS Josephus Daniels (CG-27) to Gallery 12.
February 8, 2002 - added Gallery 13, with photos of William Terra's 1/20 scale Graf Spee, and another large scale model, the USS Arizona, under construction.
November 19, 2001 - added Gallery 12, which features photos of William Blackmore's USS Arizona.
October 22, 2001 - added extensive coverage of the Los Angeles Maritime Museum, including shots of the USS Nevada BB-36, USS Washington BB-56 by Chuck Galligan, USS Huston CA-30, USS Canberra CA-70, USS Long Beach CGN-9 by Loren Perry, and the USS Ford FFG-54 by Butch Plake. Some great work there!
October 12, 2001 - added Gallery 11, wtih coverage of the 2001 Model Warship and Submarine regatta in San Francisco. Also, added a picture on the John Paul Jones Page. Finally, added some more pictures of Kevin Gatton's Arizona to Gallery 9 .
October 11, 2001 - restored the 8" turret article to the construction section - found the missing photos.
August 13,2001 - added two new pictures to my DDG-53 model - a bit of progress!
August 10, 2001 Added a new page in the Construction tips area on working with Superglues.
July 12, 2001 Added the Product Reviews page, with a first review of BECC products.
July 10, 2001 Added some more pictures of Eric Bertelsen's USS Winston Churchill (DDG-80) to Gallery 5.
July 10, 2001 Added Gallery 10, starting with some pictures of a nice 1/48 scale DD under construction. Added more photos to Gallery 9 of the USS Arizona, and the Bismarck. Added a few more pictures to my John Paul Jones Page, as I have had a bit of time to do some work to her. Also added a page about the upcoming San Francisco Military Regatta on September 29 and 30.
June 8, 2001 - Added Gallery 9, with pictures of an Arleigh Burke class DDG, an Iowa class BB, a Hamilton class WHEC, a USS Crockett, and more. Oh, and be sure and check out the start of a new 1/72 scale SS United States... Also added some more pictures to Gallery Page 8, which showcases Bill Waldorf's Gambier Bay model. Also updated the BB-62 building page.
June 7, 2001 - Complete site transfer; restoration of galleries, reset all counters, ready for another year of Model Warships! Whew!!!
March 25, 2001 - Added Gallery Page 8, with some pictures of a 1/72 scale model of the Gambier Bay (CVE-73) - the escort carriers are certainly popular!
March 2, 2001. For some reason the counter at Warship Models Underway got reset. Not sure how, guess it just shows I still have a lot to learn ~ <grin>
February 27, 2001 - Added a couple of pictures to my John Paul Jones model pages, showing a sliding padeye I built for the model, and the master pattern for a SLQ-32 that I built for the Scale Shipyard.
February 27, 2001 - Added Gallery Page 7, with pics of a 1/96 scale HMS Illustrious, a 1/48 scale Flower Class corvette, and a 1/48 scale aircraft carrier, the USS Gambier Bay (CVE-73)
January 17, 2001 - Hey, we are now a dot com! You can now reach Warship Models Underway by typing in, well, www.warshipmodelsunderway.com It's even easier to pass the word now.
November 13, 2000. Made some changes to the link colors, to make them more visable. Added some links to the putty page to Evercoat for some of thier polyester products useful to modelers. Reorganized and added links to the Links page.
November 12, 2000 - added more pictures of the HMS Invincible to Gallery Page 6.
November 11, 2000 - added Gallery Page 6, with some pictures of Duncan Cameron 31 foot long, 1/24th scale HMS Invincible (RO5). Wait till you see this model, big enough to carry two people!
November 11, 2000 - added more pictures of Dick Hoppers HMS Royalist and other projects to the Gallery, Page 1.
November 10, 2000 - added photos of Brad Newland's DD and BB models to Gallery 5.
November 4, 2000 - added Gallery Page 5, with some more Arleigh Burkes, a Fletcher Class, a Perry Class, and some early shots of a Bismark. Also, added a new page on Lee Upshaw's USS New Jersey.
October 16, 2000 - added Gallery Page 4 with coverage of the San Francisco Model Warship regatta last September
August 30, 2000 - added those Enterprise and Hood pics to Gallery Page 3
August 29,2000 - added Gallery Page 3. Starting off with pictures of a Fram'd Fletcher class DD, will add some pictures of a 1/72 HMS Hood and a 1/96 scale USS Enterprise (CV-6) soon.
July 20, 2000 - added the new Museum Model Gallery, featuring large scale, high quality models - even if they are not underway. Not even a bit <grin>.
July 5, 2000 - added more pictures to Gallery Page 2, including views of the San Diego regatta, and the Task Force 96 / 8th Fleet Fun run the next day at Santee Lakes.
July 2, 2000 - New - Gallery Page 2! A number of new pictures will be added here in a day or so, but you can check out some new pictures of DD 573 sent in by Duane Hill. Also, added a few new pictures to the John Paul Jones Gallery.
June 3, 2000 - Added some new pictures to the John Paul Jones Gallery - she has a new paint job, and is looking pretty!
May 31,2000 - Added some more links to the Links page, including a source for rub on tranfer lettering for US Naval ships.
May 25, 2000 - Added an article on making a working 5" gun mount to the construction pages
May 25, 2000 - Added the What's new page.
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