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>> Home > Forum > For Sale/Wanted > Fireboat or similar
Fireboat or similar
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pmdevlin
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Forum Posts: 329
1st May 2017 12:04  
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Hi all,
I have a pal who has come through a bad illness, he needs purpose, he loves rc boats, especially military, but doesnt own what I call a proper model.
If anybody has a refurb, in Merseyside, Wirral, Cheshire, can I have it? Very limited funds, so free to next to nothing please!
I will do the rebuild with him, its not for resale or profit,
thanks
Paul

rolfman2000
(Admiral)





Forum Posts: 103
1st May 2017 12:52  
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Hi Paul. I know what you mean about needing a purpose around illness or disability, as I have a degenerative spinal problem which I use models to give me a sense of purpose. I'm just sorry I cant help with a model, but I hope someone else on the site may be able to help out.
Best wishes to you and your mate,

Dave

pmdevlin
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Forum Posts: 329
1st May 2017 21:07  
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Hi Dave,
I took him out for a couple of hours today, he has a small "shop bought" boat that he converted to a gun boat. I had my 3 foot fireboat, and we got talking, he would love a pt, mtb, Fireboat or similar, so I've got to find a "in need of big repair" project!

Paul

justintime2001
(Sub-Lieutenant)





Forum Posts: 16
1st May 2017 21:20  
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There are a couple on eBay if they are any good? Links below.

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/VINTAGE-VOSPER-MODEL-POND-BOAT-BOX...

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Vintage-1959-Victory-Industries-Vosper-RAF-crash-tender-boat-with-box-/201877388617?hash=item2f00d47d49:g:KDIAAOSwSlBY4RQb

pmdevlin
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Forum Posts: 329
2nd May 2017 00:10  
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thanks for links, unfortunately they are too small, he would find them too fiddly, so really 3 feet or bigger

Paul