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    Many thanks for your prompt reply to my moans. I am pleased that Facebook do not have any personal details. I had been absent from the site for some time due to personal issues and on returning find it has all changed. Being 80 years old you can imagine that I am reluctant to change! Full marks to you for all you do and I will shut up and have patience. I myself run two web sites (Hoylake and Southport MBC's) and do realize your problems. Keep up the good work and sorry for being a grumpy old man. Kind regards Max
    8 minutes ago by πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ 4clubs ( Midshipman)
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    Editing WIKI How To Articles - Or not!?
    Hope no one says abandon ship!πŸ˜œπŸ€žπŸ˜‰
    42 minutes ago by πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ figtree7nts ( Commodore)
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    Jollie yacht
    Has anyone plans/info regarding Robbe Jollie yacht,in particular the crew member mechanism.
    4 hours ago by πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ 2shaws ( Recruit)
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    Notifications now going to spam.
    I don't know what is happening, but from Monday 18th March all my notification mails have gone into spam even though I keep telling them it's not spam. Cheers Colin.
    8 hours ago by πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ Colin H ( Lieutenant)
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    Shroud
    Thanks, will look into this. Yes I have a Dremel tool.
    13 hours ago by πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ retirement-hobby ( Master Seaman)
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    Soldering
    Bought a special piece to use the torch on. Thanks for the tip though.
    13 hours ago by πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ retirement-hobby ( Master Seaman)
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    Thames Barge Plan Kitty
    Hi, Kitty was a plan by Richard Webb, he had a web site www.scalemodelboatyard.co.uk , sorely very long time not availlable. There exists more tsb plans , put > thames sailing barge model plans < into Google. I think you could choose something ..if you are thinking about RC model ... I would recommend some finished hull. There are also a number of other barge plans, such as Lady Daphne or Veronica. Model Veronica goes to buy as a kit from Traplet - https://www.sarikhobbies.com/product/thames-barge-veronica/. Β On the Internet are also reduced plans of other barges, but these must be adjusted for the construction of the model. Tom
    21 hours ago by πŸ‡¨πŸ‡Ώ tomarack ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    New forum rankings.
    Hi Brianaro, "Someone has spent a lot of time building this website and put masses of thought into its content. Why? They can’t earn a fortune doing it, I guess they do it for the benefit and enjoyment of the users and visitors. It’s a shame this point has been missed and the reason we visit the site overlooked." This is exactly what I emphasised some days ago. But then; I suppose you didn't read it cos there were some Smileys in my post. Cheers Doug 😎
    22 hours ago by πŸ‡©πŸ‡ͺ RNinMunich ( Admiral)
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    Locating Clubs on 'Boats Clubs and Lakes'
    Agree Alan, It was a lot easier / quicker to find all sorts of things before. The Forum used to be categorised; Electrical Related, Site Related, Specific, Boat Related Non Modelling Chit Chat, for example. Now everything is in one 'bucket'. ☹️ Doug
    22 hours ago by πŸ‡©πŸ‡ͺ RNinMunich ( Admiral)
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    How can I expand the photos.
    Your are right Colin - tried it on my Android and the same as you. I am sure that they will come along with a fix shortly. Other than that the site is a 'good'un'. Alan
    22 hours ago by πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ ads90 ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    2 day model boat show
    Ill be there hoping everything goes well. Looking forward to the event
    1 day ago by πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ dragon ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    CNC boat kits...?
    Once the machine is set up, we run into the two classic workshop requirements - tooling and work-holding. We hardly need a powerful spindle or Dremel for cutting balsa, which is what I am going to start with. I am going to use an old brushed boat motor with a small chuck added. But I need an easy way to hold the workpiece. Here I am making up an experimental vacuum holder. It's sized to take a 4" x 36" sheet of balsa. I hope to slip a blank sheet in, run the machine and take out the equivalent of a die-cut kit sheet an hour later. Note the requirement for everything to be massive and rigid, so that items can be held exactly in a repeatable position without movement while the cutting forces are applied....
    1 day ago by πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ DodgyGeezer ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Static Model Boat Builders
    Ive been in contact with Stephen, he has a lot on his p!ate. Bear with me in this process. Anyone else interested in Static Boat Building?
    1 day ago by πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ retirement-hobby ( Master Seaman)
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    I PHONE APP
    Similar with me, using a PC with WIN 10, Firefox browser and T-COM t-online mail. I used to be able to be able to click on 'View online' in a Notification mail and was immediately logged in. Not any more 😭 Doug
    2 days ago by πŸ‡©πŸ‡ͺ RNinMunich ( Admiral)
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    Turnigy Standard 9x transmitter
    Thanks. I will give it a try. If possible, could you tell me how your 4 channel switcher works. My next project has multiple additional features to deal with. Which one is compatible with the 9x. Thanks again.
    2 days ago by πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ MouldBuilder ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    ST200 info
    Still No leads on this someone MUST know something all info treated in the stictest of confidence
    2 days ago by πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ Dave J ( Able Seaman)
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    Folding Bulwark????!
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    2 days ago by πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ Toby ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Mystery Boat
    Up loaded 6 only one has come through will keep trying
    2 days ago by πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ marky ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    New Website Has Finally Arrived!
    Private messages bug should be fixed now Colin. Also... some faulty hyperlinks and pages redirecting to the wrong place. Think I've got to the bottom of that too. @John, are you trying to post in the media section or the forum? Stephen
    3 days ago by πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ Fireboat ( Warrant Officer)
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    What’s happened to the site??
    Well as usual somebody thought it be a good Idea to change the site and messed it up, I too was a sub lieutenant but now a master seaman with nothing lol
    3 days ago by πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ Biscuit ( Master Seaman)
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    soldering
    The beauty of this site is whatever the problem someone knows how to solve it.
    3 days ago by πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ tidtug ( Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    Aziz, Westerriff, Assurance Envoy for sale
    Hello Can you adise me of an asking price of the Westerriff, if its still for sale. Thanks
    3 days ago by πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ barnet ( Able Seaman)
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    Puzzled
    Colin, I hear you, I was a Fleet Admiral, but my fleet was a couple of sailboats and two tugs! Joe
    4 days ago by πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ Joe727 ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    Display cases
    Thank You Dave, I will try this out as I too have not purchased any cases due to there high cost.πŸ‘ Regards Taffy.
    4 days ago by πŸ‡¦πŸ‡Ί taffy ( Leading Seaman)
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    Editing Models in Harbour
    Thanks for the 'fix' StephenπŸ‘ Basically I like the new site presentation. Well done, helluva lotta work has gone into itπŸ‘πŸ‘ Now time to celebrate with a nice single malt instead of the coffee? Can recommend a Lagavulin or a Jura 😜 I've been wandering about the new site for several hours and have noted a few points that may need some attention - Some nice features which seem to have disappeared ☹️ Some new/old ones which don't quite seem to give the expected result. Will send you a report (with +'s as well as -'s πŸ˜‰) when I've finished stooging about. Would be nice to have the 'Site Related' forum topic back to do that! More soon, cheers, Doug 😎
    4 days ago by πŸ‡©πŸ‡ͺ RNinMunich ( Admiral)
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    Build manual/ instructions
    Hi, try this > https://docplayer.net/44439682-Building-a-model-thames-sailing-barge.html I can reccommend Model thames sailing barges at facebook https://www.facebook.com/groups/1036890286476399/ Tom
    5 days ago by πŸ‡¨πŸ‡Ώ tomarack ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    New Website Sneak Peak
    Hi. i have previously used my ipad but the new site loads but will not allow me to use any of the features, not even log in with face book .is this because i could not use the app before as my ipad version was to early and now its to early for the web site too. Im am sending this from my phone. Rogal.
    5 days ago by πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ Rogal118 ( Leading Seaman)
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    Model Slipway Tug AZIZ
    Just confirmation that this vessel has now been sold, and is soon to be returned to service. Many thanks to the new owner. Dave
    6 days ago by πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ Davecounty ( Able Seaman)
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    Planking
    To make the hull water tight I use a product called z-poxy it's a 2 part product mixed in hardener and resin of the same amounts and I use a layer of fibber cloth and them the z-poxy smooth as best you can about 30 min. time to use and then let harden over night at least 24 hours and them you can sand and finish with filler if needed or some more coats of z-poxy sanding after each coat. Rick
    7 days ago by πŸ‡¨πŸ‡¦ Newby7 ( Master Seaman)
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    Painting over epoxy
    On fibreglass you could use an etching primer which is a modified alkyd primer that produces a sound base coat on wood, steel, fiberglass, aluminum surfaces. but you should use an ordinary primer before the top coat. Halfords do a spray etch primer.
    8 days ago by πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ mturpin013 ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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