: I did this conversion about 10 years ago.
: Although photos of the actual ship show only
: one row of boats, I decided that the task of
: cutting off was more delicate than it was
: worth undertaking. The result may not have
: been perfect, but I am happy to live with
: Note: for some reason the stripe on the
: model looks blue in the photo. But it is
: actually green
: --Previous Message--
: I am looking to convert the Mercator model
: the Italian liner Saturnia to the Ameican
: hospital ship Fancis Y Slanger late in WW2.
: The photos I have found suggest she may have
: had the upper row of life boats removed
: during the conversion leaving one row rather
: than one boat above another.
: To achieve this will involve some delicate
: Did she in fact have the upper row of boats
: removed at this time?
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