Category Archives: Presentation

The Vincent Dee

At the January General Meeting held at the Montrose Bay Yacht Club Gary Roberts gave a presentation about building his model boat the “Vincent Dee”. The “Vincent Dee” is a Clyde Steam Puffer. Gary is a member of the Marine Modellers Association - Tasmania came into being around 1969-70 and was started by three model…
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MAGNT Wooden Boat Collection

This is a presentation made at the November WBGT General Meeting. It covers and eclectic collection of wooden boat at the Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory (MAGNT), Fanny Bay, Darwin. The boats included are from many regions in SE Asia and the Pacific Islands which one way or another have ended arriving in Darwin. I acknowledge Dr Paul Clark, Curator of the collection at MAGNT.

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Using Photogrammetry for the production of Boat Lines

Recently the Maritime Museum of Tasmania implemented a project to explore the potential of using Photogrammetry for the recording of boat lines. previously under the guidance of Peta Knott MMT did similar using the Laser Total Station method to capture the 3D features of boats. Although Successful it was an expensive project. Since then the…
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