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Post by Moggy » Tue Feb 03, 2004 8:41 pm

Pobs - could you let us have a report on the position regarding the 3D carriers. I saw from the last CAW email that you had finished the basic model for the Essex class and were working on the damage model.

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Post by DeanH » Tue Feb 03, 2004 11:57 pm

Just a wee note (on my way to becoming an 'Armourer'!! lol :lol:

I have managed to pick up some good HiRes plan drawings for many of the carriers, if they'd be of any use, Brian?
Let me know and I can send 'em over.

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Post by Pobs » Wed Feb 04, 2004 5:07 pm

Moggy,

yes we have the basic essex class and yes I am working on a listing 'damaged version' I don't think we really want the ship to sink do we ?? they usually took days to finally go down so I was going for a damaged deck and pronounced list for the damaged model... I dont know if it will sink anyway if it is in a ship slot..... ???

Dean.... all info gratefully accepted...

I have some reasonable skins for both japanese and US carriers from various sources but any new bmp's will also be gratefully accepted...


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Post by Pobs » Wed Feb 11, 2004 5:36 pm

here is the basic carrier model we have at the moment...

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Post by Moggy » Wed Feb 11, 2004 8:03 pm

Amazing stuff pobs. Thanks for all your work on the carriers.

:beer:

It will certainly be at the heart of this addon.

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Post by geg » Thu Feb 12, 2004 6:16 am

wow pobs! thats great. thanks for all the work. :) 8)
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Post by Pobs » Tue Mar 16, 2004 11:45 am

Oooohhhh.... I found the CFS2 virtual navy page...... we suddenly got a lot of carrier skins :):):)...



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Post by Moggy » Tue Mar 16, 2004 4:29 pm

Excellent news pobs!

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Post by Pobs » Wed Mar 17, 2004 6:16 am

......and destroyers, cruisers, battleships, armed merchantmen...... it's a treasure trove :):)....


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Post by Moggy » Wed Mar 17, 2004 8:26 am

Let us give thanks for this great bounty

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Post by geg » Wed Mar 17, 2004 12:41 pm

i think the appropriate term is "SCORE!"

:D nice one Pobs!
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Post by Pobs » Tue Apr 06, 2004 10:31 am

Hi Guys,

just dropping a note to let you know I have received permission to use the CFS skins, with due acknowledgements of course :):)....



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Post by Moggy » Tue Apr 06, 2004 7:42 pm

Great news pobs - thanks for that!

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Post by geg » Tue Apr 06, 2004 11:50 pm

pobs, show us yer knickers! oh, i meant, carriers, ;)
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Post by Pobs » Thu Apr 22, 2004 5:42 pm

Hi Geg...

ok here you go some sample skins we now have access to...

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