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#401 Bioniclepluslotr

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Posted 22 May 2013 - 07:00 PM

They need to repaint the name.

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Posted 22 May 2013 - 07:07 PM

View PostBioniclepluslotr, on 22 May 2013 - 07:00 PM, said:

They need to repaint the name.

and grind off the Japanese letters welded to the hull below it.

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Posted 22 May 2013 - 07:10 PM

View PostArch, on 22 May 2013 - 07:07 PM, said:

and grind off the Japanese letters welded to the hull below it.

i think they should keep that....it reminds people of the history of the vessel :)

I think they should weld the name 'Sam Simon' above it though
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Posted 22 May 2013 - 07:12 PM

View PostBioniclepluslotr, on 22 May 2013 - 06:45 PM, said:

I think it stands out quite well already.
Ya! But i just think it should have something by her name, The SI has 77, The Bob Barker has Shark teeth
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Posted 22 May 2013 - 07:55 PM

View PostSeaShepherdSupporter, on 22 May 2013 - 07:12 PM, said:

Ya! But i just think it should have something by her name, The SI has 77, The Bob Barker has Shark teeth
We've already discussed this. They might've left the bow blank for now because they'll put something special.

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Posted 22 May 2013 - 09:05 PM

Maybe a nice whale/dolphin mural would look cool!! Make it look like they are swimming with the Sam Simon. Could be really cool!!!
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Posted 22 May 2013 - 09:47 PM

View PostBioniclepluslotr, on 22 May 2013 - 07:55 PM, said:

We've already discussed this. They might've left the bow blank for now because they'll put something special.
Something like this on the bow?    https://www.google.c...Simpson;289;300
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Posted 22 May 2013 - 09:53 PM

Or Maybe The Sea Shepherd flag logo
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Posted 22 May 2013 - 09:53 PM

View PostGHboatwatcher, on 22 May 2013 - 09:47 PM, said:

Something like this on the bow?    https://www.google.c...Simpson;289;300

as funny as that would be, it doesnt really strike fear into people and doesnt make them look serious and there may be copyright issues there
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Posted 22 May 2013 - 10:06 PM

As much as I like Mr. Simon, I hate the Simpsons.

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Posted 22 May 2013 - 11:23 PM

Or make a
Neptune's Navy crest
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Posted 23 May 2013 - 12:43 AM

View PostHarry Miller, on 22 May 2013 - 07:10 PM, said:

i think they should keep that....it reminds people of the history of the vessel :)

I think they should weld the name 'Sam Simon' above it though
The Names welded on? Thought it was paint?
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Posted 23 May 2013 - 01:01 AM

View PostSeaShepherdSupporter, on 23 May 2013 - 12:43 AM, said:

The Names welded on? Thought it was paint?

No paint comes off to easy
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Posted 23 May 2013 - 01:17 AM

View PostMatt the Activist, on 23 May 2013 - 01:01 AM, said:



No paint comes off to easy
Especially when the Nisshin Maru rams you.
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Posted 23 May 2013 - 01:25 AM

View Postabi321, on 23 May 2013 - 01:17 AM, said:


Especially when the Nisshin Maru rams you.

Hehehe
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Posted 23 May 2013 - 05:04 AM

View PostBioniclepluslotr, on 22 May 2013 - 07:00 PM, said:

They need to repaint the name.
What they have now is just a vinyl sticker.

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Posted 23 May 2013 - 03:03 PM

View PostMatt the Activist, on 23 May 2013 - 01:25 AM, said:

Hehehe
HAHAHAH
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Posted 23 May 2013 - 09:28 PM

The Sam Simon Will Soon be done! Do Anyone know if their keeping the smoke stack black?
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Posted 23 May 2013 - 09:35 PM

View PostSeaShepherdSupporter, on 23 May 2013 - 09:28 PM, said:

The Sam Simon Will Soon be done! Do Anyone know if their keeping the smoke stack black?

It's black in the computer mock up

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Posted 23 May 2013 - 09:42 PM

View Postkerdoo, on 23 May 2013 - 09:35 PM, said:

It's black in the computer mock up
Okay! Think It be pretty cool If they Painted it in Camo tho:)
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