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    Alice C
    by Nerys ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง ( Lieutenant)
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    3 months ago
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    I built Alice C from a Model Slipways Dutch Coaster kit a few months ago but only this week got round to ballasting her and fitting the radio. Launched her this morning in not very favourable conditions, westerly, far too gusty and all over the place around our launching apron. She did well under the circumstances and I look forward to trying her on a better day.


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    3 months ago by RNinMunich ( Fleet Admiral)
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    Plucky little ship, nicely done Nerys ๐Ÿ‘
    You might want to shift the battery (or ballast?) forward a little?
    She looks a tad stern heavy ๐Ÿ˜‰
    Cheers, Doug ๐Ÿ˜Ž
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: Alice C
    3 months ago by Nerys ( Lieutenant)
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    Thanks for the compliment Doug. Yes, I agree, the ballast needs to go further forward, but I didn't bother this morning, conditions were not nice, t'will be done before the next voyage. Sailed the barge for a short time too, but she was laying over with water on the hatches in the squalls. Discretion is the better part of valour and I'm old enough to be a fair weather sailor these days.
    Cheers,
    Nerys
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    3 months ago by Martin555 ( Commodore)
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    I agree with Doug a very nice looking ship.
    Well done.

    Martin.
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: Alice C
    3 months ago by MouldBuilder ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    Very nice looking ship.๐Ÿ‘
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