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Graupner Neptun Freighter by Ron Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 12 hours ago
Received this partially built kit, having been started over 20 years ago. Got it with no stairs, iifeboats, or deck equipment. Used H.O. Package of stairs, railings, and ladders to make what is seeing here. A friend is carving a couple lifeboats and I will make davits.

Free plans Inc Tamar lifeboat plans by jtdavid Lieutenant   Posted: 21 days ago
very nice finish glad to see it sails well👍. I must get mine going on the water next year. david

Free plans Inc Tamar lifeboat plans by DodgyGeezer Lieutenant   Posted: 22 days ago
Here is a video of a test run of an EeZebilt Tamar... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GXRfrkph3X4

billing uscg lifeboat by dragonboatdave Seaman   Posted: 26 days ago
Billings uscg lifeboat set up for radio control nearly finished

All hooked up, nowt happens... by rapidair65 Seaman   Posted: 1 month ago
Following this with some interest as I am about to convert my Arun lifeboat to a brushless set up using Turnigy Aerodrive motors and marine esc. Hoping to keep the two lead acid batteries for power as they make good ballast!

INTERNATIONAL MODEL BOAT SHOW by rolfman2000 Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 1 month ago
I'm going on Friday, as I'm not too good with crowds in my wheelchair. I'm meeting up with a few lifeboat enthusiasts at 12 midday at the cafe, if anyone is interested. You never know, might meet some off here. Best wishes, Dave W 😊

Numbers and lettering for solent by Mataroa Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 2 months ago
Hi i nearly finished working on my Solent lifeboat just need to know what size is the Numbers on the superstrure and the size of the lettering for the name on the hull. Many thanks cliff

A Tragic Tale Unfolds by Westquay Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 2 months ago
A nice project, Neville. It must be terrible when a small community loses so many. The St. Abbs and Wells-next-the -Sea lifeboats were both lost and St. Abbs has fewer than a hundred inhabitants even today. I would love to be one of them. One of my favourite places. But a frightening reminder of what the sea can do. What are "Boat Days"? Martin

Solent class lifeboat by olly49 Chief Petty Officer   Posted: 2 months ago
Hi Andy, I bought and made the kit in the early 80's and I have 2 55mm Props fitted. Its name is the City of Birmingham and after speaking to other Solent owners I changed the Superstructure (port hole location and doors) Regards Alan

Barnett Class Lifeboat Plans by nhp651 Apprentice   Posted: 3 months ago
is this the boat you wish to build...…..I have this partly finished model that I doubt I will ever get done....grp hull and cabin with some resin fittings, also have a set of plans for ut, and plenty of photos of the Ramsey Dyce, Aberdeens boat taken recently £400.00p ono if you'd like a head start,

Display model lifeboats by GrahamP74 Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 3 months ago
Ok cool, I will get in contact with my idea when I have time to fully explain

Display model lifeboats by Jerry1 Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 3 months ago
In Clanfield Hampshire

Display model lifeboats by GrahamP74 Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 3 months ago
Great idea, where are you based? I have some ideas....

Display model lifeboats by Jerry1 Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 3 months ago
Hi, I am thinking of starting a group or club to raise money for the RNLI, by displaying and sailing model lifeboats. If you have any ideas or want to help please contact me. Jerry

Solent class lifeboat by Andy1 Apprentice   Posted: 3 months ago
😁Hi all, I am new to this website, I have recently received boat plans for a 1/12 scale Solent class lifeboat of which I have started to build, the plans are dated for September 1976, I suspect they were originally for a kitt. My question is what size should the propellers be? As the model is going to spend most of it's time out of the water much detail would be most appreciated. Many thanks Andy.