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(Forum) ordering from overseas by Dave M (Fleet Admiral!)
Hi Rob I merely offer members advice to avoid them making costly mistakes. Dave  Posted: 7 hours ago

(Forum) ordering from overseas by robtroi (Chief Petty Officer)
Hi Dave So what you are suggesting is the web page should update their information to iron out the way they add VAT? All our members should buy from within the UK where possible, but be aware of other costs when not doing so. Rob   Posted: 7 hours ago

(Forum) ordering from overseas by Dave M (Fleet Admiral!)
Hi Rob Yes I posted the original link. I am aware that a number of modellers have received a nasty shock due to the extra charges incurred. The taxman has his cut but the other UK based collection charges plus VAT can really ramp up the costs and are not mentioned on the Govt website or your post. I believe our members will welcome your summary but it would be unfortunate if they were then faced ...  Posted: 9 hours ago

(Photo Gallery: navalships) Sovereign of the Sea's. by prashley (Chief Petty Officer)
Scratch built 2016 no plans built from ships drawings and paintings.Twin props Maiden at Llandrindod Wells lake 20/8/2016.Ps nearly lost it bilge pump accidentally switched on drained battery thankfully got it back just.   Posted: 10 hours ago

(Power Setup) Sovereign of the Sea's. by prashley (Chief Petty Officer)
[Score: 10/10] 58"/1700g Sovereign of the Sea's. Capable of 5mph and a runtime of 25mins Twin Propellors (2 Blade S Type 40mm) Direct Drive to a jp (2 Blade S Type) Powered by LiPoly (7.4v) Batteries Controlled Through jp (50Amps) ESC - Comments: Scratch built from original ship build sketches and paintings. Built 2016.  Posted: 11 hours ago

(Power Setup) Amsterdam by prashley (Chief Petty Officer)
[Score: 8/10] 60"/700g Amsterdam Capable of 2mph Single Propellor (3 Blade 20mm) Direct Drive to a jp (3 Blade) Powered by LiPoly (7.4v) Batteries Controlled Through jp (50Amps) ESC - Comments: Made from photo\'s of the original boat.Built 2015.   Posted: 11 hours ago
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