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    RAF Crash Tender - colours & trim
    Martin, many thanks for sharing this - so white it is for the cabin tops ! Only the RAF could be such perfectionists in their specs ! Cheers - Peter
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    Hi Ron, Any help that I can give, you only have to ask. If you cannot get a copy of the article in "Model Boats" magazine, give me your e-mail address and I will e-mail you a copy. Kind regards, Mervyn.
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    Stevenage MBC Open/Fun day Sunday July 5th Stevenage model boat club are holding a Open day at Fairlands valley park Stevenage SG2 0BL the event is to raise money for local charities The event opens at 10am till 4pm there will be some Have a go boats for anyone to try If wish to come along you can contact us by email at events@stevenagemodelboatclub.org.uk
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    Stevenage model boat RNLI event
    RNLI open day Sunday June 14th Stevenage model boat club are holding a RNLI event at Fairlands valley park Stevenage SG2 0BL the event is to raise money for local RNLI branches The event opens at 10am till 4pm Have a go boats for anyone to try Come along you never know you might enjoy yourself If you have a RNLI boat or not and wish to come along you can contact us by email at events@stevenagemodelboatclub.org.uk
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    Swamp Dawg Camera Boat
    Quick and simple solution to save those action moments - Pair phone or tablet with GoPro camera app, or simply record with remote via wifi.
    Model Products - Patrol Boat
    Built from a Rhodesian kit - kit produced for Model Products by a friend Mervyn Ward in Salisbury. Made from 'mugongo' a very light weight pale yellow somewhat dry dusty wood - meant as a replacement for balsa because of sanctions (looks like Jelutong but very much lighter in weight) Uses a 480 type Overland BB motor and a Graupner P30 prop with 4mm commercial propshaft. Much modified over the years - built in the 80's . Has sailed in France (Normandy,Brittany) UK (New Forest , Beale Park and a few other places)and many waters in SA. Currently under repair . Hull etc cribbed from Les Rowells Aerokits Patrol Boat but slightly different superstructure which lifts off entirely
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    I was lucky enough to acquire this vessel from Weston Jenkins. It was scratch built by his father( Jim Jenkins) in Sooke in '84. Beautifully done. A real craftsman. Note all the fittings including winches etc. all electric. She has some hull damage, but nothing that cannot be repaired. I will probably be messing around with her for over a year just to slowly get her back in shape. At that point I would like to RC her. Enjoy the pics... And a special thank you to Jim Jenkins.
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    Christmas present to myself, one Revell - Skipjack 1/72 scale, to be converted to RC. Needed to purchase second hand transmitter 36mghz JR unit....ordering WTC from Nautilus Drydocks in the states...going to be a slow process...but rewarding. Have already built a smaller version of the Skipjack Class.
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