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Folding Bulwark????! by Toby Lieutenant   Posted: 8 days ago
Thank you. I have indeed scrolled to that and it is the file that downloaded without telling me it was or had so. In the index page 200 mentions collapsible bulwarks and this is found actually on page 212 in the pdf. It seems to refer to lifeboats and albeit a few pages several are blocked from view as are some of the drawings. I believe It said one has to be a member in order to see those pages. I don't think that the information concerns the ship's bulwark but rather the side of a ship's lifeboat. What was it that you read? Am I yet in the wrong link. T

Speedline by Jerry1 Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 16 days ago
Hi, anybody have a 1/16 Severn lifeboat for sale? Half built or complete, with or without motors and ESCs

Sprit of Padstow by Jerry1 Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 28 days ago
[Score: 10/10] Twin Propellors (5 Blade 40mm) Direct Drive Powered by LiPoly (11.1v) Batteries - Comments: Very fast model lifeboat. Model Slipway kit 1/16 scale

Speedline by Jerry1 Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 1 month ago
Wanted Speedline 1/16 Severn Lifeboat....

Model Boat Show by RobbieMcKennan Chief Petty Officer   Posted: 1 month ago
The RNLI at Scarborough are holding a Model Boat Show at the Lifeboat Station on 27 April from 11am to 4pm. Any one willing to show their boats should contact Kay Jackson at the Boat House.

Model Boat Show. by rolfman2000 Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 1 month ago
Looking forward to it. I am coming up with the caravan, staying at Oakwood Farm Touring Park, and bringing 2, maybe 3 lifeboats with me to sail. It's in the diary, can't wait. Cheers, Dave W 😊

How to make Deck Fittings ? by Ron Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 2 months ago
What deck fittings does this boat require? I have no plans, pictures, or related information. Location of fittings. What you see is what I figure makes since. I know some railings and stairs are to scale, but it was what I had to work with without making major investments. Lifeboats have been carved and davits will be done soon.

Graupner Neptun Freighter by Ron Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 2 months 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 Commander   Posted: 3 months 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 Commander   Posted: 3 months 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: 3 months ago
Billings uscg lifeboat set up for radio control nearly finished A crew of 3

All hooked up, nowt happens... by rapidair65 Seaman   Posted: 3 months 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: 3 months 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: 4 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: 4 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