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For Sale - Pilot ll from plans by Vic Smeed by cormorant Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 15 days ago
For Sale. Plank on frame wooden hull scratch built from original plans by Vic Smeed. 86cm L by 28cm B. She is very well made, though I can't claim for construction as I bought her part built. I re-painted, added the drive train and electrics as well as detailing the the deck house and upper deck. Twin brushed fanned 540 electric motors with Mtronics Viper Marine 20amp ESCs. 2.4ghz Tx with four channel receiver. Navigation lights and searchlight. (Need final wiring) I think she looks good on the water. Collection only please. £210 ONO.

Model Boat Mayhem by petec Petty Officer   Posted: 2 months ago
Model Boat Mayhem presents......a weekend of mkodel boating. This year we are having a theme of Glen Guest designs and Vic Smeed designs. We aim to see as many on the lake over the weekend as possible! The event is free to enter, BUT Wicksteed Park charge about £6 parking for the day. Parking 100yds from the lakeside and help available for those who require it.....there is even FREE TEA and COFFEE! (all donations acceptable!) Deans Marine support this event......high winds and vertical mist are not invited this year! Come along and have a sail....virtually no restrictions other than frequency control. All you need to bring is a chair and a table if you require them!!! more info here, keep coming back as the site will be updated as it becomes available,58199...

vic smeed plan by big-tone Chief Petty Officer   Posted: 4 months ago
hi looking for a vic smeed vosper 68ft R.T.T.L plan its the one with the two rear cabins I have the facility to copy at work if I could borrow or even purchase if anyone has a spare copy thanks in advance tony

Wanted - Vic Smeed Starlet Sails by Haverlock Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 5 months ago
Nylet list a set of sails for your yacht. do a part kit so they may be able to supply mast and booms failing that the original plan is still available I believe Plan Number Starlet MM1048

Egret- A Vic Smeed Silver Mist by Brightwork Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 5 months ago
What a timeless classic. Very beautiful vessel

Wanted - Vic Smeed Starlet Sails by ModelHover Lieutenant   Posted: 5 months ago
Has anyone got a set of Starlet sails ideally with mast and boom going spare, alternatively would consider complete yacht.

CERVIA "TUG" 54" (4.5 foot long) by Dave M Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 6 months ago
Mark it's a Vic Smeed plan. Beautifully constructed model and designed by one of the greats. Dave

Bailey by oscartrain Seaman   Posted: 7 months ago
[Score: 10/10] 28" Bailey - Comments: currently building the Vic Smeed StarBaby. i cut all the ply parts for the hull this weekend and started to assemble the hull frame. so far so good...

huntsman plan by canabus Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 7 months ago
Hi big-tone I found a 42" Vic Smeed plan on EBay. Hope this helps. Canabus

1960 Keil Kraft catalogue. by robbob Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 8 months ago
While doing a bit of research on model boat fittings I came across this Keil Kraft catalogue on the RClibrary website. It makes for very interesting reading and has a foreword by Eddie Keil and an article by the legendary Vic Smeed. There's lot's more great vintage magazines on the site too 😁 EDIT. Check this one out as well: It has a boatbuilding article by L J Rowell Robbob.

Pathfinder by JRF1972 Chief Petty Officer   Posted: 9 months ago
Pathfinder Scratchbuilt from Vic smeed Plans, working lights , on 2 circuits, engine sound units, radars,

Working out scale by cormorant Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 11 months ago
I am completing a Pilot boat which has been built from plans by Vic Smeed. The plans indicate scale as 3/4 inch - 1ft The boat is 34 and a half inches long. As I am a mathematical no hoper, can anyone help with the scale e.g. 1/25th Thank you. Steve

Motor Mounts by cormorant Fleet Admiral!   Posted: 12 months ago
My latest project is the completion of 'Pilot II', built from plans by Vic Smeed. (Not sure of the vintage but the plans cost five shillings). (Picture 1) If I mount the motors using conventional u/v couplings I cannot secure them without making holes in the hull. (Picture 2) The only remedy I can see is to extend the coupling, therefore giving me enough gap between the hull and the mounts to secure them without damaging the hull. This would mean extending the couplings by approx 37mm (Pic 3). I am unable to use what appear to be the already built mounts as I cannot get the motors to that angle. I have never extended motor mounts so any advice would be welcome. Steve

Scudder by boaty Commander   Posted: 1 year ago
Thanks for that. It will be good to see all those Vic Smeed plans again Boaty 😊

Scudder by boaty Commander   Posted: 1 year ago
Thanks for that. It will be good to see all those Vic Smeed plans again Boaty 😊