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    ๐Ÿ“ Hovercraft, is that a dirty word .............
    18 days ago by camyaj ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Have looked at them before Dave but fingers no workee very well these days
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    ๐Ÿ“ Hovercraft, is that a dirty word .............
    18 days ago by camyaj ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Been after one for ages never seems to be any for sale building not a possibility alas
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: An experiment in nickel plating
    1 month ago by camyaj ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    First job back in the 50's was electro plating only Anodes were in in the solution objects were suspended from external rods which completed the circuit either by wire or a jig you had to make instant connection as you attached least movement you could double plate. Everything from taps to Bumpers all were flash copper plated then either Bright Nickel which was then chromed or dull nickelled (Bumpers) which then went back to the polishing shop before chroming
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    ๐Ÿ“ For Sale
    2 months ago by camyaj ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Just Outside Bristol
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    ๐Ÿ“ For Sale
    2 months ago by camyaj ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Hi Still Available?
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    ๐Ÿ“ Instruction Manual for Tug
    6 months ago by camyaj ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    NEVER put your email address on an open forum
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    ๐Ÿ“ Brushed motors vs Brushless
    7 months ago by camyaj ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    I found 1 Brushless x1 prop equalled or bettered
    3x mfa 850's on my 1/24 Schnellboot
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: new project "MV American Beauty" Kit
    9 months ago by camyaj ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    AKA the Robbe Dusseldorf also available ready built
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: USS Fletcher DD-445
    1 year ago by camyaj ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    My Favourite Fletcher story


    https://www.wearethemighty.com/mighty-history/destroyer-won-...
    https://www.wearethemighty.com/mighty-history/destroyer-won-battle-with-potatoes/
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    ๐Ÿ“ Portishead
    2 years ago by camyaj ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Might see you around Jim

    What are you on about Griss?
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    ๐Ÿ“ Portishead
    2 years ago by camyaj ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Hi Jim
    Yes I'm up on the top where The radio station was. Sailing still but not with the club. Still free parking to but that is in Jeopardy they did close the esplanade off to cars during the first lockdown. Do you still visit๐Ÿ‘
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    ๐Ÿ“ Portishead
    2 years ago by camyaj ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Portishead Lake
    Also Open air swimming pool beside it
    and Merchant Seamen Memorial
    Portishead Radio also used to be about a
    mile from there sure some old salts will remember that
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    ๐Ÿ“ Slapton Sands
    2 years ago by camyaj ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Well at last the recording has Docked there are two other lectures that might be of interest.
    They are all on the same page on You Tube
    This link goes to Slapton first. Right click and go to

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LMotiK_GgJE&list=PLvxCkx9MnY...
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LMotiK_GgJE&list=PLvxCkx9MnYUIzQtjlh6Xcw6nfwLe9sv82&index=9
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    ๐Ÿ“ Slapton Sands
    2 years ago by camyaj ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Aye and only 5 out their 36 torpedoes hit anything.
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    ๐Ÿ“ Slapton Sands
    2 years ago by camyaj ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Will do Pete I've read a fair bit about it but never new there was another convoy of Lst's passing lucky for them Jerry was out of Torpedoes as they passed or that the 2 destroyers chasing Jerry fired on the convoy.
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    ๐Ÿ“ Slapton Sands
    2 years ago by camyaj ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    To those interested in this S-Boot raid I have just watched a documentary By Plymouth university via a Zoom lecture. Apart from a couple of shots of them at sea and the narrator is on theS-130 there seems to be new evidence of the event.Very interesting.Within the next week it will be available on their website.
    If anyone is interested I will post details as and when
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    ๐Ÿ“ multiple motors
    2 years ago by camyaj ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Doug Can't remember offhand will have a shufti through my file system which is exceptionally complex ie any flat surface in house. Are you actually
    in Mรผnchen might I ask
    Cam
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    ๐Ÿ“ multiple motors
    2 years ago by camyaj ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Irony being the original was designed as a launch for a German business man who also happened to be Jewish.There was an original S130 I think, down in Devon being rebuilt don't know if it still is.
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    ๐Ÿ“ multiple motors
    2 years ago by camyaj ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Interesting ๐Ÿ‘
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    ๐Ÿ“ multiple motors
    2 years ago by camyaj ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    the Italeri one I presume I also have that one that one at 1/35 the D boat wont be much bigger than the your S boot
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    ๐Ÿ“ multiple motors
    2 years ago by camyaj ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Hi what scale your s-boot mine is 1/24 used to run on 3 mfa 850's came down to 1 brushed motor and 1 prop now as fast or faster. the Weight and current draw of 3 negated the power
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    ๐Ÿ“ Model Boat Magazine
    2 years ago by camyaj ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Seeing as Subscribers get them before they go in the shops do not see how that will happen . This was in reply to
    checked with my newsagent and they said they would be getting the next issue on the 21st (next Thursday).
    So hopefully you will get yours.
    Why no Quote choice or dates on posts๐Ÿ‘Ž
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    ๐Ÿ“ robbe dusseldorf fire boat Wanted
    2 years ago by camyaj ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    I have one down Bristol area
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    ๐Ÿ“ Bristol book and model boat show.
    3 years ago by camyaj ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    https://coastalshipping.co.uk/content/9-south-west-ship-show
    https://coastalshipping.co.uk/content/9-south-west-ship-show
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    ๐Ÿ“ Glynn Guest
    3 years ago by camyaj ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Nope thought this was it
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    ๐Ÿ“ Site glitches!
    3 years ago by camyaj ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Why should I or anyone I have nowt for sale its over a month appreciate it may be a problem to reinstate it .Nevertheless what a sloppy method to post individual items all over the place.I for one don't trawl through all the posts . There was a dedicated section before put it back as it was .I did not realise creating a post gave you the right to tell people what they may or may not complain about

    items
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    ๐Ÿ“ Site glitches!
    3 years ago by camyaj ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Still no buy or sale c'mon
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    ๐Ÿ“ Shambles
    3 years ago by camyaj ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Where has the For sale section gone
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    ๐Ÿ“ Jet Drive
    4 years ago by camyaj ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Maybe ?
    https://www.ebay.co.uk/sch/i.html?_from=R40&_trksid=m570.l13...
    https://www.ebay.co.uk/sch/i.html?_from=R40&_trksid=m570.l1313&_nkw=jet+boat+motors&_sacat=0
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    jet drive
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    ๐Ÿ“ Bismark
    4 years ago by camyaj ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    And only ยฃ8.99 each for the remaining 138 issues

    bismark
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