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vintage yacht (Victoria) Print Booklet
Author: jacko   Posts: 12   Photos: 16   Subscribers: 0   Views: 887   Responses: 7   |   Most recent posts shown first   (Show oldest first)

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waiting for the other half - Posted: 7th Oct 2018
while the other half is sewing sails ! me doing a new deck for a 123 class yacht

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sails - Posted: 13th Sep 2018
added a bit more to sail's (1st set of cotton ) details off on hols for a week and when we return looks like the Egyptian will be started 😊

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Response by jacko on the 2nd Oct 2018
all stalled no further progress on the sails 😭😭
1st new sail - Posted: 5th Sep 2018
my first attempt at sewing a cotton sail 😭 needs a good ironing when i get better will do the Egyptian cotton sails 😁

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single channel - Posted: 25th Aug 2018
came up this and it works fine best of both worlds free and rc !!!👍

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single rc channel - Posted: 24th Aug 2018
with the braine gear installed the next job is to try to get single channel for rudder only and keep the braine gear installed photos to follow when i work it out ??? anybody help me out please
Response by Bryan-the-pirate on the 25th Aug 2018
Rc is easy for single channel, just get the simplest system and rig servo to rudder shaft.
new sails - Posted: 16th Aug 2018
new sails in the making ordered 1 Egyptian cotton 400 thread count sheet 😊 vintage style no modern fabric for me 👍
hull - Posted: 4th Aug 2018
well thats 3 coats of dark green below water line and 3 coats gloss white above phots to follow
pin rack - Posted: 29th Jul 2018
just found out that i do not need a pin rack as i have a slider on the back of the yacht
sailing - Posted: 26th Jul 2018
over the next week will be trying to get used to setting sails in the wind if we get any and thinking if i need to add a pin rack ???
temp sails - Posted: 22nd Jul 2018
made up a set of temp sails in ripstop nylon photos to follow

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Response by RNinMunich on the 22nd Jul 2018
I'm sure you'll look ABSOLUTELY luvly in 'em Jacko 😁😁

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