Winter 200-2002 issue of
Model Ship Journal
|In case you haven't picked up your copy yet, here is a
look inside the latest issue of Model Ship Journal, and a sample of some
of the articles included. This is a special issue devoted to the Rescue
ship that served throughout history. There are a number of features recognizing
them for their unsung contribution to history.
On the cover: Is Kieth Benders awsome scratchbuilt 1/128 scale USCGC Dallas.
|The Edna G. "A coal burning steam tugboat of 1896" by Albert C.
Blevins. The story of this little boat is covered in both text and
photo's. With a nice 1/96 buildup of the prototype. A dramatic painting
of the real ship is included by Len F. Tantillo.
USCGC Dallas (WHEC-716) by Kieth Bender is the story of the Coast Guard Cutter also featured on the cover. There are a number of stunning photo's showing the details on this ship.
Pierre Loti a review by Victor Baca covers this neat little French lifeboat by Heller.
USCGC Chinook (WYTM-96) Is this months Plan and Photo Feature with a number of great detail photo's like the one on the right, as well as two pages of plans showing the planelevation
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|A Page from the Scrapbook:|
|Model Ship Journal is published by Victor Baca. It is a
quarterly publication, with a subscription price of $30.00 US. Cover price
is $9.95 US