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Ship Mill

in Gallery and comments Sat Jul 18, 2015 1:26 pm
by Paul´s Bods • 1.314 Posts

A 1/72nd scale "ship Mill" ...scratchbuilt. In common use from late roman to the 19th century but very common in the middle ages

A couple more pics HERE

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RE: Ship Mill

in Gallery and comments Sat Aug 01, 2015 4:20 pm
by Valdemar • 2.097 Posts

Amazing work, I really like the details, looks very much like a plastic injection kit (and that in a good way). Where did you hear about this type of mill? this is the first one I have ever seen.


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RE: Ship Mill

in Gallery and comments Tue Aug 11, 2015 8:08 pm
by Paul´s Bods • 1.314 Posts

Thanks
I found it on the Low tech Magazine web site while looking for something entirely different
http://www.lowtechmagazine.com/2010/11/b...ging-mills.html

The design (of mine) is "generic" as there seems to have been a lot of different types but more or less all of them a boat with a house and a wheel attached. Medieval Ship mills in a painting from 1411, The Martyrdom of St Ursula at Cologne

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RE: Ship Mill

in Gallery and comments Wed Aug 12, 2015 10:15 am
by Valdemar • 2.097 Posts

Well no doubt that the idea is good and quite Unique that they made these type of floating devides during the medieval ages.


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