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>> Home > Forum > Plans! > huntsman plan
huntsman plan
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big-tone
(Seaman)





Forum Posts: 3
9th Aug 2017 21:08  
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hi all looking for plan for the 46"fairey huntsman. I have been checking wed sites but cant find any.wondering if anyone has a set that I could copy or know if still available
thanks tony

canabus
(Commander)





Forum Posts: 52
10th Aug 2017 07:40  
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Hi big-tone
I found a 42" Vic Smeed plan on EBay.
Hope this helps.
http://www.ebay.com/itm/Vintage-Scale-1-8-42-Radio-Control-M...
Canabus

big-tone
(Seaman)





Forum Posts: 3
10th Aug 2017 09:05  
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Thanks cannabis but that's the 28' version without back cabin mine is the 31'

Black Dog Jack
(Seaman)





Forum Posts: 3
11th Aug 2017 16:12  
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Model Boats magazine January 2016 ncluded a free plan of a Huntsman 31 complete with photos and a step by step build guide. Unfortunately the model is 24". I also wanted a bigger model so I redrew the plan double size. It wasn't too difficult and only took a couple of evenings with a some lining paper from B&Q and a calculator and voila! At the moment I am planking the roof of the cabins and trying to decide between a brushless motor and an old Weston rare earth brushed motor I used to use for fast electrics. The article in MB also ran into February 2016 where all the fiddly finishing bits were described, also with many photos.
I expect one can obtain back issues from their web site. Anyone interested in Huntsmen should get these two issues for the detail alone.

big-tone
(Seaman)





Forum Posts: 3
11th Aug 2017 18:13  
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thanks for the info will take a look see if I can get the back issue. mine is a 46 inch refurb I picked on ebay going to strip back and bring back to former glory as its about 50 years old I was told

Gravedigger47
(Petty Officer)





Forum Posts: 1
12th Aug 2017 20:30  
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You must be very lucky,
I have m/b 2016 right through but never saw a free plan will have to look again.
Hope its there 👍

Black Dog Jack
(Seaman)





Forum Posts: 3
13th Aug 2017 07:59  
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Now you mention it, I might have got carried away there! I now think I must have sent off for the plans after reading the two articles. Apologies guys. (Sulks and shuffles off, head down).