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    πŸ’¬ J class Enterprise
    3 months ago by bellman1942 ( Leading Seaman)
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    Hi Jacko many thanks as the comments say it`s a nice solution but the sheeting is not explained.
    I`ve just been on Utube and found Rc sailing A class part 2 sheeting looks good
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    πŸ“ J class Enterprise
    3 months ago by bellman1942 ( Leading Seaman)
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    I`m thinking of building an America`s cup J class boat but I want to fit a Genoa sail to be a bit different has anyone a control method Peter

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    πŸ“ INTERNATIONAL MODEL BOAT SHOW
    4 months ago by bellman1942 ( Leading Seaman)
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    I`m going again this year with some of the Maldon Blackwater model boat club we`ve been now for about 6 years the best bit is the steak and kidney lunch😎

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    πŸ“ 1/24 crew figures
    6 months ago by bellman1942 ( Leading Seaman)
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    Try adriansfigures@gmail.com Iv`e used their figures πŸ‘

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    πŸ“ Sail design
    6 months ago by bellman1942 ( Leading Seaman)
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    I want to change the rig of my 6M boat to include a Genoa sail.
    How do you control the larger sail

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    πŸ“ International Model Boat Show
    1 year ago by bellman1942 ( Leading Seaman)
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    YesπŸ‘ Maldon Blackwater Model Boat Club is attending as usual we are coming by coach 😁😁

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    πŸ“ Brixham trawler IBEX
    1 year ago by bellman1942 ( Leading Seaman)
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    Many thanks everyonefor the various advice I`ve decided on a bulb fin keel, when requesting advice on keel weight I should have mentioned the hull is 42in lg this was an oversightπŸ˜‹, I`m now drg.shadows from the plan quite a laborious task but interesting.
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    πŸ“ Brixham trawler IBEX
    1 year ago by bellman1942 ( Leading Seaman)
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    Many thanks all still wonder if fin and bulb is better than internal ballastπŸ€”

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    πŸ“ Brixham trawler IBEX
    1 year ago by bellman1942 ( Leading Seaman)
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    I`m building a Brixham trawler IBEX
    Anyone know how much ballast is needed for a scratch built hull would it be wise to use a bulb on a fin or along lead keel

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    πŸ“ Design bits
    2 years ago by bellman1942 ( Leading Seaman)
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    Thanks Dave will advise .
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    πŸ“ Design bits
    2 years ago by bellman1942 ( Leading Seaman)
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    How do I calculate the CLR of my new Thames barge,I know it has to be within 10% of the waterline length behind the CofE of the sail plan I need this data to place the fin and ballast.

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    πŸ’¬ Orange Mystery
    2 years ago by bellman1942 ( Leading Seaman)
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    Looks like a Marblehead race boat .

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    πŸ“ Atlantica
    3 years ago by bellman1942 ( Leading Seaman)
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    This is my scratch built Atlantis I fitted conventional gaf to main I believe it looks better and sails a dream.
    I sail with the MBMBC in Heybridge Essex

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    πŸ“ model shows
    3 years ago by bellman1942 ( Leading Seaman)
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    Thanks Shaun.
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    πŸ“ model shows
    3 years ago by bellman1942 ( Leading Seaman)
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    I can`t get the website is it possible to purchace advance tickets for my club members?
    Please provide Tel. No.
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    πŸ“ model shows
    3 years ago by bellman1942 ( Leading Seaman)
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    Just read the good news Coalville is on can you advise dates and where it is advertised

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    πŸ“ model shows
    3 years ago by bellman1942 ( Leading Seaman)
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    Is there show in Coalville leisure centre
    this year I went a couple of years ago and it was great

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    πŸ“ Maldon Blackwater Model Boat Club
    4 years ago by bellman1942 ( Leading Seaman)
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