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Mahogany in Scale by Westquay Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 1 month ago
Hmmm, well a cursory look through over lunch shows me that the book is fine if you're a kit basher as it covers the Dumas kind of kit, but for the actual modelmaker it holds nothing but nice pics on indifferent paper. Some useful addresses in the back. That's about it. Nothing on deck fittings, etc. Martin

Dumas Miss Thriftway 36” by Mikep Lieutenant   Posted: 2 months ago
Old Dumas kit. Model is 36” long 14” beam and weighs 7 lbs.is Motor is Astro Flite 25 power is 2 x 7.2 5000 mah batteries.

Adele by Mikep Lieutenant   Posted: 2 months ago
[Score: 8/10] 36"/6400g Adele Capable of 12mph and a runtime of 30mins Twin Propellors (2 Blade S Type 40mm) Direct Drive to a MACK 5045 (2 Blade S Type) Powered by NiMH (14.4v) 5Amp/h Batteries Controlled Through MACK 35 (35Amps) ESC - Comments: Model is from Dumas kit hull covered with 2 layers or 2 oz. fiberglass cloth and resin. Deck mahogany covered with 3/4 oz. cloth and resin, painted with klass Coat epoxy paints. Running lights and cabin light. Built with removable interchangeable bridge windscreen or windscreen with roof.

Inspiration for beautiful boat builders ;-) by Westquay Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 2 months ago
Not enough woodies in the model boat world. Just loads of kit built Dumas Chris Crafts and Amati Rivas with the Timossi Hydro (NOT Ferrari) thrown in. When you consider how many gorgeous woodies of every kind there are and have been that seems to say loud and clear that people won't/can't/don't make anything from scratch any more. Many woodies could be made by adapting the kits made by various companies or the plans sets sold by the Rowell family. Ditchburn, Minet-Shields, Peterborough, Hackercraft, Dodge, Chris Craft, Greavette, Gar Wood, Lyman, Century, Seabird, Richardson.....gentleman's racers, racers, runabouts, sedans, commuters, utilities. So many gorgeous chrome detailed varnished mahogany hot rods, yet so few are ever modelled. I have dozens of plans, so they are available. Very strange. Martin

Commission 44347 by RedRider Lieutenant   Posted: 2 months ago
This is a Dumas kit for a USCG Life boat 44' built in Curtis Bay Maryland Coast Guard yard. I've been working off and on this model for a couple of years.

Fun Run by Ron Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 2 months ago
The Dumas kit (Carol Moran) mine is named Michael after my grandson. It sailed at a scale speed today. The Bunker and Ellis "Lobster Yacht" a Midwest kit, seen here towing a harbour tender. Harbour tender and Tugboat built by me. Dannieboy built the Lobster Yacht with added touches by Ron.

Boat Plans by canabus Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 4 months ago
Hi CaptBlight Has a bit of an Aerokits fan, these are workable kit !! I have a started Dumas 1949 Runabout with all the paper work. It's poorly written and the writers never built the boat !!! Mistakes in numbering etc !!! I can see why you are a little gun shy, but, you have work through it and finish the boat. I have a number of the Aerokits plans, but, not the Waveney. So, if you get a PDF copy kept me in mind. I will ask a few of my contacts for the plans!!! Canabus

Jersey City by Donnieboy Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 6 months ago
[Score: 8/10] 37" Jersey City Single Propellor (4 Blade 70mm) Geared to a MFATorpedo500 (4 Blade) Powered by Lead Acid (6v) 10Amp/h Batteries Controlled Through Tazer12 50amp ESC - Comments: Dumas Kit.It still needs lights installed and sound.

Carol Moran by Donnieboy Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 6 months ago
[Score: 9/10] 18" Carol Moran Single Propellor (3 Blade) Direct Drive to a kv893 (3 Blade) Powered by NiMH (7.2v) 4Amp/h Batteries Controlled Through unknown ESC - Comments: Dumas kit.Runs great but the torque is trmendous.Have to offset the torque.

Bridge/Cockpit/Flight Deck construction by Skydive130 Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 6 months ago
so, having been at work all weekend, today saw a day off and a few hours to start building the foreward cockpit bridge thingy. There will be quite a bit of shape changing mods to this part as we build, simply because the Dumas kit is of the 44ft Coastguard cutter and the Waveney class Lifeboat has quite a few differences. Changes to make include the windows, the rear walls to be extended to take acount of extra windows at back of cab, forward sloping front piece, engine intakes on both sides, and changes to the roof. Still waiting on a reference book on "Waveneys" from ebay, should have been here by now! that will give me the change to start super detailing the exterior decs, cabins ect.

Cabin Sides Glued in Place! by figtree7nts Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 6 months ago
Thanks, It's my third Dumas kit! I have the Jersey City, San Pedro, and now the Brooklyn!

Pilot House Completed! by RNinMunich Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 7 months ago
Oooops! 🤔 Don't tell me you glued them in??? If the MPs getcha plead insanity or 'Diminished Responsibility due to building a Dumas kit'! 😉 Don't worry, we'll stand bail for you 😁

Carol Moram by John-Donyatt Petty Officer   Posted: 7 months ago
[Score: 8/10] 20"/1200g Carol Moram Capable of 2mph and a runtime of 20mins Single Propellor (2 Blade S Type 20mm) Direct Drive to a Mtroniks (2 Blade S Type) Powered by NiMH (6v) 2Amp/h Batteries Controlled Through Vyper (25Amps) ESC - Comments: A Dumas kit with two hull halves and brilliantly detailed ply and styrene superstructure. Needs 24 ozs of lead shot to balance

Rudder servo in place! by RNinMunich Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 7 months ago
Mornin' Ed, Just found the Dumas kit on the Krick site here. Great subject 👍 But €479.00 Phew! 😲 Happy 'tugging', Doug 😎

For sale/offers to two kits by andyhynes Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 7 months ago
I have a Dumas PT109 48"kit for sale. I do not know if it is fully complete. On examination it appears complete also the plans are present. I also have a 1/72 (60"Length) scale budget Kitshack kit with plans for the Prince Albert Ferry (Troop ship) known as "lucky Albert" during WW2. Reasonable offers please (Surrey Area)