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Registered
26th Apr 2008
Last Online
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Dave J

Member Stats
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Member No. 33
Registered 26th Apr 2008
Last Online 19th Jan 2019
City Landsberg
Country United Kingdom
Boats in Harbour 0
Sailing Locations 0
Forum Posts 9
Photos Posted 0
Likes Received 6
Likes Given 0
11 Total Posts
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Harbour
Empty Harbour
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
1 points away from Chief Petty Officer!
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Boats in Harbour 8 0
Forum Thread 5 5
Forum Post 2 18
Event 8 8
Photo Gallery 10 0
Photos Response 3 0
Video Post 15 0
Video Response 3 0
Build Blog 20 0
Blog Post 5 0
Blog Response 3 6
Sailor 8 0
Guestbook Post 8 0
Liked Posts 1 0
Received Likes 2 12
49 Total Points
United Kingdom
Recent Posts
ST200 info by Dave J Petty Officer   Posted: 10 days ago
Thanks worth spreading the word around

ST200 info by Dave J Petty Officer   Posted: 11 days ago
A mold of the St200 raf rescue boat was made by Neil Howard Pritchard from fleetwood who subsequently gave away to Steve Tranter of Model Boat bits....Alas Steve sold it on to a chap who he beleives to be from the Midlands who was going to use the hulls for Kids ready to run boats at his club and lived around an hour from his home in Telford.Now this Mold must be somewhere if anyone knows of it's whereabouts or any info leading to finding it As I would like to produce a kit of this Model could you please contact me ALL INFO will be treated in confidence...Thanks

Rx-tx confusion by Dave J Petty Officer   Posted: 14 days ago
Had this info through google !!!! https://hobbyking.com/en_us/orangerx-r615x-dsm2-dsmx-compati... It seems from info gained thru OTHER REPUTABLE forums that this is the one everyone is using I do NOT use Spektrum and so can not verify if htis is correct but others seem to say so Dave

New bits by Dave J Petty Officer   Posted: 19 days ago
Component shop without a doubt...fast del and cheap as chips and Quality products Dave

Cooling coil by Dave J Petty Officer   Posted: 19 days ago
As long as the coil toutches the motor you will be ok if it is NOT touching then simply start agaain as it will b a waste of time.............................................With regards to your painting question simplest way is to go to halfords and buy grey primer with is acrylic....if it is a wooden hull then you WILL NEED to use a coat of Halfords or Equivellent car laquer to seal the primer underneath ...rub down with 800 DRY then put your grey on top of it....reason for this is simple the primer is porous so you will need to stop water getting at the wood,if it is GRP then no need for this Dave

Paint finish for warships by Dave J Petty Officer   Posted: 19 days ago
AH HA yes that suff...wear a good and I dont mean cheapo face mask as that stuff is EVIL beleieve you me,also DO NOT use in a house room either preferably an open garage Dave

internet sales by Dave J Petty Officer   Posted: 21 days ago
I just wonder what will happen to all these cheap bits when Brexit rears it's ugly head

Propshaft Lubrication by Dave J Petty Officer   Posted: 21 days ago
Fill it up with Castrol or equivellent grease and once a year repack it....got boats with grease from over 5 yrs ago and they still as smooth as ever and dont leak water at all.......went through them over xmas for 1st time in years NOT a single mark of wear and that includes a couple of fast boats as well....Had a look at a boat that was last on the water 7yrs ago still with the original grease in it and still was as fresh as the day I put it in.......if your boat is using Oil from an oiler then the shaft will be furbarred and staining on the underneath....really no need for oilers as long as you have put enough grease in it...OIL will wash the grease away

Sunk yacht by Dave J Petty Officer   Posted: 9 months ago
on the case Dave

Blackpool Model Show by Dave J Petty Officer   Posted: 1 year ago
if any one has lost a transmitter at the Blackpool show please contact myself by personal message ...got to know the make etc Dave

Blackpool Model Boat show by Dave J Petty Officer   Posted: 4 years ago
Blackpool model show will be held at Blackpool Sports Centre Stanley Park https://maps.google.co.uk/maps?hl=en-GB&gbv=2&um=1&ie=UTF-8&... sports centre&sa=X&ei=EcU0VfQxx-9ojviBqAc&ved=0CBQQtQMwAA&output=classic&dg=brw Blackpool Sports Centre West Park Drive Blackpool FY3 9HQ As for Parking don't worry there are spaces for over 4000 cars apparently. We are hoping to have the Indoor pool which the Show Is known for,lighting which has allways been a bone of contention obviously being a sports centre wont be In Issue ! There are plenty of toilets both disabled and able bodied. Traders will be In attendance as allways...........MORE INFO CLOSER TO THE SHOW Clubs are as ALLWAYS WELCOME to attend. ADDMISION PRICES.....................................To Be announced if you want ANY MORE Info at this stage then please contact Mark 01606891999 or Myself