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The entries are in alphabetical order by magazine name and then in chronological sequence.
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How to make a miniature fishing net and cork floats.
DOLLHOUSE MINIATURES Apr 1998 (v.28#4) pg. 67

Making perfectly formed scale blocks (pulleys) for model boats.
MODEL BOATS #523 Sep 1994 (v.44) pg. 31

Improve the strength and appearance of ship rails and netting by (1) using wire for the rail stanchions and (2) using dressmaking tulle for the netting.
MODEL BOATS #528 Feb 1995 (v.45) pg. 41

Tips on using copper wire in sailing ship modeling. (1) Dead eye straps or strops. (2) Substitute for carved decorations on trail boards and transoms.
MODEL BOATS #552 Feb 1997 (v.47) pg. 25

Tip on making coils of rope which hang more naturally from belaying pins.
MODEL BOATS #552 Feb 1997 (v.47) pg. 25

Diagram showing the correct proportions for Union Flags and Ensigns on naval vessels.
MODEL BOATS #553 Mar 1997 (v.47) pg. 5

Assemble a capstan for a model ship from a collection of metal or plastic washers.
MODEL BOATS #585 Aug 19 1999 (v.49) pg. 67