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Quebec, Canada
Member Since: January 01, 2004
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Posted: Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 02:33 AM UTC
What happened to Model Shipwrights? Did they sink?? Site's been down for several days!
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European Union
Member Since: September 28, 2004
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Posted: Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 03:18 AM UTC
The funny/worrying thing is that this is only reported today.

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Washington, United States
Member Since: March 15, 2009
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Posted: Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 03:39 AM UTC
I don't know-- I had trouble accessing all of Kitmaker on Sunday (24th) and Monday (25th) for short periods of time in the AM. I thought it was my internet provider at first, but no, it was just the Kitmaker website.
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Bayern, Germany
Member Since: December 11, 2009
entire network: 493 Posts
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Posted: Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 05:25 AM UTC
I believe Ive seen one periscope shortly before the site was going missing...
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Ontario, Canada
Member Since: March 06, 2011
entire network: 3,871 Posts
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Posted: Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 05:42 AM UTC
I have sent an email to site publisher, not sure about his availability as he may be in the middle of his move.

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Texas, United States
Member Since: August 28, 2016
entire network: 883 Posts
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Posted: Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 05:46 AM UTC
This wouldn't have anything to do with Mr. Starkweather moving to the east coast?
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Auckland, New Zealand
Member Since: July 13, 2004
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Posted: Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 06:31 AM UTC
I thought modelshipwrights was down for a period of maintenance/upgrade.

Two plus days now.

Any news on the site.


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Metro Manila, Philippines
Member Since: May 06, 2007
entire network: 2,618 Posts
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Posted: Saturday, June 30, 2018 - 11:50 AM UTC
It's up -- went thru it just now.