All meetings take place on the third Saturday of each month at 9:30am aboard the ferryboat Eureka at Hyde Street Pier inside the San Francisco National Maritime Historic Park.
If the gates are closed when you arrive, simply open and enter (close it behind you please!) and if anyone asks, just let them know you’re there for the ship model meeting.
Hours & Info(415) 447-5000Park Hours: Daily 9:30 am to 5:00 pm
Model Shop: Most Saturday mornings
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Category Archives: Paul Reck
HSPMS member Paul Reck shares some photos showing his progress on his 1776 Lake Champlain gunboat Philadelphia, which he is building from scratch in 1/24 scale, based on plans purchased from the Smithsonian. The original boat was built on Lake … Continue reading
Ship modeler, lead volunteer and club Commodore Paul Reck said he got burned out on his current project, the schooner yacht Mayan. He’s been wrestling with trying to get a a nice weathered look to the model’s teak deck and … Continue reading
The Nautical Research Guild held their annual conference in Mystic, CT, at the end of October. While only one of our Hyde Street Pier Model Shipwrights members was able to attend to representing our group. At the NRG banquet, our … Continue reading
Long time Hyde Street Pier Model Shipwrights member and president Paul Reck shares a slideshow of a model he built in 2010 of the 60′ yawl-rigged yacht Good News. The original boat was designed by Sparkman and Stephens. The plank-on-bulkhead model was scratch built … Continue reading