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Model slipway tsekoa 2 by Inkoust Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 3 days ago
Hat down, one of the nice pieces. Beautiful work and great details. 👍👍👍😲

Model slipway tsekoa 2 by ferryman Seaman   Posted: 4 days ago
working bow thruster twin T4 motors Mtronics speed controllers Requires batteries and radio gear Space required at home. £300 (Plymouth area) Collection only preferred. SOLD

M.V. Conserver by Welshsailor Seaman   Posted: 12 days ago
[Score: 8/10] 29"/5000g M.V. Conserver Single Propellor (3 Blade 45mm) Direct Drive to a Electronize 543-12 (3 Blade) Powered by NiMH (7.2v) 5Amp/h Batteries Controlled Through Mtroniks Viper 15 ESC - Comments: Model Slipway kit of a full size buoy maintenance/survey vessel still working out of Leith harbour, Edinburgh. Will be taking its maiden voyage sometime in the next 2 weeks.

Al Khubar 2 by Welshsailor Seaman   Posted: 12 days ago
[Score: 8/10] 30"/8000g Al Khubar 2 Capable of 4mph and a runtime of 120mins Twin Propellors (4 Blade 50mm) Geared to a Torpedo 500 (4 Blade) Powered by Lead Acid (6v) 7Amp/h Batteries Controlled Through Action Electronics P94 combined twin controller/mixer unit ESC - Comments: This is a Model Slipway kit, of one of 3 actual tugs produced in 1976 which worked in the Middle East. Numbers 1 and 2 were sunk during the Gulf War. Number 3 has been converted for dredging work in the UK and still in use under name of Flatholm.

Damen Stan 4207 by RHBaker Admiral   Posted: 30 days ago
Decided to advance LI-PO plans and try a 4S 4000mAh pack. This weight of this pack reduced overall model weight by 8 oz, so it is now 9.6 lbs, close to the original target. Was also to slide the pack further sternwards until it touched the inner face of the RIB slipway, about 2.5” from the stern. The effect on the waterline was limited; the model now sits slightly higher with the waterline remaining level. Slowly increased the speed of the motors to assess the LI-PO performance. There was a significant improvement. There is no need to use “ full” power as it probably exceeds max scale speed. As the model accelerates the bow lifts exposing an area of the red bottom paint. The wake streams down the side of the vessel and curls off the spray rails. She looks very realistic. The attached picture is at part speed. The model is totally controllable, the influence of the centre fins is noticeable as the heeling is not pronounced unless extreme manoeuvring is tried. After 90 minutes of use decided all original objectives for the model are now accomplished. She looks and performs well. The next task is to tidy up the temporary wiring and fit the LI-PO properly. Will also have to re-route more accessories through the voltage reducer fitted for the bow thruster so the LED lights are not overpowered. Have also bought a small r/c controlled child’s jet ski toy with the intention is using the drive and control system in the RIB. It will require much mutilation of both the jet ski and the RIB to work them in together, but think it can be achieved. My next blog will tell.

Motor suppression by colinhubbard Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 1 month ago
Hi all, have just finished testing the Caroline. Dry weight including battery was 13.2 Kilos. placed in paddling pool and she sits nice and level, I attached a set of fishing scales to the transome and tethered them to bench at end of pool. Slowly increased power and at full throttle gave a reading of 7kgs on the scale, at half throttle still showed 5kgs and water was lifting over poolside. Although pool is only 1ft longer than boat enough power to lift bow, in fact she tried to climb out. So well pleased with results👍. Battery lasted 1.25 hours at half throttle. So looking forward to her maiden voyage on Worcester Model Boat club open day, I feel like a 5 year old looking forward to xmas😊. My son is going to help me on the day as she's such a big lump, should realy have a slipway launch. Hope some of you will be there to watch. Going shopping now, fire boat needs a new battery for fire fighting pump. Best wishes Colin. (photo WITH BLUE BACKGROUND was before refurb)

Wanted 1/16 Model Slipway Tamar Kit by Helineil Petty Officer   Posted: 2 months ago
Hi Alan. I am building a model slipway tamar at the moment,I have completed all the main construction. There are one or two things you need to look at and study before assembly so if you decide to purchase a kit mail me and I will help in any way I can with the things that I found during my build.

Wanted 1/16 Model Slipway Tamar Kit by alan50 Seaman   Posted: 2 months ago
Thanks for the offer . Think l'll stick with the Tamar . Thanks Alan

Wanted 1/16 Model Slipway Tamar Kit by WorcesterModelBoatCl Petty Officer   Posted: 2 months ago
Got a Tyne class that's had minimal worm done that's sat on a very back burner

Wanted 1/16 Model Slipway Tamar Kit by alan50 Seaman   Posted: 2 months ago
Interested in a Model Slipway as they give stage by stage assembly procedures . As new to boat modelling l though l wouldn't be thrown in at the deep end . Thanks for your reply. If nothing becomes of advert , l'll place order for new kit .

Wanted 1/16 Model Slipway Tamar Kit by sonar Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 2 months ago
Hi Alan does it have to be a kit ? I can give you a link to a set of free plans you just download and get them printed

Wanted 1/16 Model Slipway Tamar Kit by alan50 Seaman   Posted: 2 months ago
Anyone have a Model Slipway Tamar kit that hasn't been started or minimal work done. Been looking for something to build and more interested in building at moment . Haven't built a boat before or any knowledge of RC . Need a new interest . Thanks Alan

Modelslipway/Our Lass 11 by John Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 2 months ago
That was quick 😊

Modelslipway/Our Lass 11 by GYJOE Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 2 months ago
GOT ONE NOW

"Vanity" leaves the building board by RNinMunich Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 2 months ago
It's not all that bad, all is not lost - http://www.themodelshipwright.com/ They also have a Hi Res plans page! check 'em out! Maritime Models is also alive and kicking! 😉 http://www.maritime-models.co.uk/ Both with period wooden models and plans, right up your slipway! 😎