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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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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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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...


cheers,



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

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Post by Moggy »

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

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It will certainly be at the heart of this addon.
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wow pobs! thats great. thanks for all the work. :) 8)
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Oooohhhh.... I found the CFS2 virtual navy page...... we suddenly got a lot of carrier skins :):):)...



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


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Let us give thanks for this great bounty

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Post by geg »

i think the appropriate term is "SCORE!"

:D nice one Pobs!
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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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Great news pobs - thanks for that!
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Post by geg »

pobs, show us yer knickers! oh, i meant, carriers, ;)
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Post by Pobs »

Hi Geg...

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

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