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Registered
8th May 2012
Last Online
1st Nov 2017
Chris B

Member Stats
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Member No. 1773
Registered 8th May 2012
Last Online 1st Nov 2017
City Yeovil
Country United Kingdom
Boats in Harbour 3
Sailing Locations 1
Forum Posts 4
Photos Posted 5
Likes Received 3
Likes Given 0
14 Total Posts
Sailing Locations
The Yeovil Model Warship Association
Since: 13th May 2012
Harbour
Fairwind
Type: Yacht
Huntress
Type: Pleasure Craft
Perkasa
Type: Naval Ship
Chief Petty Officer
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
19 points away from Sub-Lieutenant!
Points
Activity Worth Awarded
Boats in Harbour 8 24
Forum Thread 5 0
Forum Post 2 8
Event 8 0
Photo Gallery 10 0
Photos Response 3 6
Video Post 15 15
Video Response 3 6
Build Blog 20 0
Blog Post 5 0
Blog Response 3 0
Sailor 8 8
Guestbook Post 8 8
Liked Posts 1 0
Received Likes 2 6
81 Total Points
United Kingdom
Recent Posts
2.4Ghz Radio Reliability by Chris B Chief Petty Officer   Posted: 7 years ago
I agree with everything other members have said. I have used Futaba 2.4GHZ for the last 2 years on my boats /cars and planes and have had no problems, just follow makers Instructions and a good deal of common sense

Guestbook Post by Chris B Chief Petty Officer   Posted: 7 years ago
This Is the most useful, helpful model boating site on the web. like others It's been a few years since I was active In the model boating world, been building and flying aircraft. Long may It run. Chris

Paint spraying problem - can anybody help? by Chris B Chief Petty Officer   Posted: 7 years ago
HI Richard I have not sprayed a boat hull with metallic paint ,but I have done a few aircraft. I found I needed several very thin coats to get an even metallic effect. Chris

Fairwind by Chris B Chief Petty Officer   Posted: 7 years ago
First time out, It was a bit windy ,but she went great.

Fairwind by Chris B Chief Petty Officer   Posted: 7 years ago
[Score: 10/10] 36" Fairwind - Comments: Kyosho Fairwind RC Gear Futaba 2.4 s3003 on Rudder and a SuperTec Mega S666/2BB on the sails

Huntress by Chris B Chief Petty Officer   Posted: 7 years ago
[Score: 6/10] 42" Huntress Single Propellor Direct Drive Powered by LiPoly (11.1v) 4Amp/h Batteries - Comments: First RC model Boat, Built from plans. in need of complete restoration

Perkasa by Chris B Chief Petty Officer   Posted: 7 years ago
[Score: 7/10] 37" Perkasa Single Propellor (3 Blade 45mm) Direct Drive to a MFA Torpedo 850 (3 Blade) Powered by NiMH (14.4v) 4Amp/h Batteries Controlled Through Viper (25Amps) ESC - Comments: Built from a kit many years ago, have just renewed the electrics RC gear and will give It a overhall this winter

Could somebody please help me Identify this model??? by Chris B Chief Petty Officer   Posted: 7 years ago
Hi I think It Is the Zwarte Zee from Billings, I have just purchased this kit for my next project. hope this helps

Blackpool Model Boat Show by Chris B Chief Petty Officer   Posted: 7 years ago
Have not been to this show before, so I'm driving up Friday so I can attend both days.

Griffon 2000 TD by Chris B Chief Petty Officer   Posted: 7 years ago
I have just got the plans to build this from MHA Any Info you have on your build, would be much Appreciated good looking model by the way 😊

aerokits by Chris B Chief Petty Officer   Posted: 7 years ago
Great Video, what a beautifully balanced boat, It just cuts through the chop, It must be a real pleasure to have It one the water 😊

37.5 Foot Seaplane Tender 206 by Chris B Chief Petty Officer   Posted: 7 years ago
Great Slideshow, really enjoed It. beautiful looking boat, fantastic detail 👍

Griffin 600 by Chris B Chief Petty Officer   Posted: 7 years ago
Great looking Model 😁