Inspired by a series of photographs online our next project is a pair of LSSC tied up to a makeshift wharf somewhere in Vietnam. As part of this diorama I am mastering some parts to make an engine bay for each boat as well as the insides of the radar antenna.
LSSC engine bay
STAB Boats being serviced and prepared for an upcoming mission
More STAB boats
The Ford 427 engine so far. Here we have:
Block with heads and intake manifold
Oil Filter and mount
Plenty more parts to follow including the bell housing, jet pumps and engine bay walls.
Test assembled Ford 427
Engine bay walls awaiting detail.