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Registered
27th Oct 2014
Last Online
17th Jan 2019
bellman1942

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Member No. 3088
Registered 27th Oct 2014
Last Online 17th Jan 2019
City Chelmsford
Country United Kingdom
Boats in Harbour 0
Sailing Locations 3
Forum Posts 13
Photos Posted 2
Likes Received 14
Likes Given 5
18 Total Posts
Sailing Locations
Maldon Blackwater Model Boat Club
Since: 30th Nov 2014
Confederation Marine Modellers
Since: 22nd Feb 2017
Norwich Model Boat Club
Since: 3rd Sep 2017
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Sub-Lieutenant
Ranks Points
Fleet Admiral 1000
Admiral 800
Captain 600
Commander 400
Lieutenant 200
Sub-Lieutenant 100
Chief Petty Officer 50
Petty Officer 25
Seaman 10
Apprentice 2
Recruit 0
56 points away from Lieutenant!
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Boats in Harbour 8 0
Forum Thread 5 20
Forum Post 2 26
Event 8 0
Photo Gallery 10 10
Photos Response 3 3
Video Post 15 0
Video Response 3 0
Build Blog 20 20
Blog Post 5 5
Blog Response 3 3
Sailor 8 24
Guestbook Post 8 0
Liked Posts 1 5
Received Likes 2 28
144 Total Points
United Kingdom
Recent Posts
J class Enterprise by bellman1942 Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 29 days ago
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

J class Enterprise by bellman1942 Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 29 days ago
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

INTERNATIONAL MODEL BOAT SHOW by bellman1942 Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 2 months ago
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😎

1/24 crew figures by bellman1942 Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 4 months ago
Try adriansfigures@gmail.com Iv`e used their figures 👍

Sail design by bellman1942 Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 4 months ago
I want to change the rig of my 6M boat to include a Genoa sail. How do you control the larger sail

International Model Boat Show by bellman1942 Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 1 year ago
Yes👍 Maldon Blackwater Model Boat Club is attending as usual we are coming by coach 😁😁

Brixham trawler IBEX by bellman1942 Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 1 year ago
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 oversight😋, I`m now drg.shadows from the plan quite a laborious task but interesting. bellman

Brixham trawler IBEX by bellman1942 Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 1 year ago
Many thanks all still wonder if fin and bulb is better than internal ballast🤔

Brixham trawler IBEX by bellman1942 Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 1 year ago
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

Design bits by bellman1942 Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 2 years ago
Thanks Dave will advise . Bellman

Design bits by bellman1942 Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 2 years ago
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.

Orange Mystery by bellman1942 Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 2 years ago
Looks like a Marblehead race boat .

Atlantica by bellman1942 Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 3 years ago
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

model shows by bellman1942 Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 3 years ago
Thanks Shaun. Bellman

model shows by bellman1942 Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 3 years ago
I can`t get the website is it possible to purchace advance tickets for my club members? Please provide Tel. No. bellman

model shows by bellman1942 Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 3 years ago
Just read the good news Coalville is on can you advise dates and where it is advertised

model shows by bellman1942 Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 3 years ago
Is there show in Coalville leisure centre this year I went a couple of years ago and it was great