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    race 500
    standard 500 club racer
    Sea Princes
    At 23 inches long .... who washed his sea commander its shrunk, deck and fittings in the next few days now with my first attempt at planking the deck
    (Pleasure Craft) sea queen / commander
    just picked this one up needs work but will sit here for a few weeks / months / years who knows (5/10)
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    yet another free yacht i seem to collect all unwanted more details in the morning (5/10)
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    yet another free yacht this micro magic will be for my grandkids (5/10)
    (Yacht) micro magic
    just picked this up needs a little work will be a little while as others waiting photo soon (5/10)
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    needs motor and battery looking for advice (5/10)
    (Working Vessel) Lundy shore
    just got this one in store in workshop (5/10)
    (Pleasure Craft) canal boat
    built this from my own plans at 12th scale (5/10)
    (Yacht) Victoria ?
    have just got this yacht and this will need a complete rework if anyone can help with information please help me (5/10)
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    πŸ’¬ Re: twin servos
    3 days ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    wow thanks so this is the one i need to make

    again thanks
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    πŸ“ twin servos
    5 days ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    now looking at running 2 servos on continuous rotating but having trouble sinking then any help out there i am using 2 x 9g servos, so the row boat can turn ????

    9g servos
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    πŸ“ test
    10 days ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    sides trim'd down varnished 4 coats
    Monday is on the water test so hopefully all will be well will post video work or fail it will be show'n

    only managed to get a 4 second film it worked
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    πŸ“ row boat
    25 days ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    now the sides have been added waiting for the glue to dry

    then to trim down to size
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    πŸ“ it sort of works
    27 days ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    well what can i say it sort of works with a bit of fiddling lets see

    then the crew arrived ! ! ! !
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    πŸ’¬ Re: test
    28 days ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    hi mturpin013 there are plenty of ways to do it look at ytube for 9g servo continuous rotation🀞
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    πŸ’¬ Re: test
    29 days ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    think a 2nd servo for a rudder looks the best thing i can do
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    πŸ“ test
    29 days ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    test rig with servo
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    πŸ’¬ Re: row boat
    29 days ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    been trying to get 2 servos working at the same speed this i have been unable to do even down to using end points still unable to do this
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    πŸ’¬ Re: row boat
    29 days ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    was thinking of adding a rudder
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    πŸ“ row boat
    29 days ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    been thinking over the last days of powering the oars moving the oar to the end of the shaft or powering both oars from a single shaft on the centre line or combine both so oars to end powered by a single shaft more to follow
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    πŸ’¬ Re: row row row your boat
    1 month ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    if you can help with other ideas please do
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    πŸ“ row row row your boat
    1 month ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    just a start of a rowing boat challenge sorry for the mishaps but the last one worked this is a test rig to see if i can make one πŸ˜€πŸ˜€ lest hope it do not go 😭😭
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    πŸ“ looking for plans
    1 month ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    hi all has anybody seen or have plans for a boat like this hoping to build one for next season
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    πŸ’¬ Re: Veronica
    2 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    could be made into beer barrels 😁
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    πŸ’¬ Re: Veronica
    2 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    beer barrels ?
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    πŸ“ Are there fairies.
    2 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    hi i have seen dc motors with 3 brushes this was in a 2 speed motor ( ie old car wiper motor ) but with a modern speed controller the 3rd would not be required

    brushes
    car wiper motor
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    πŸ’¬ Re: MK1 Micro Magic converted to race spec
    2 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    i race a Micro Magic at Woodbridge on every other Saturday and there are about 10 to 12 racers we also race 36,s 123,s and DF65,s

    a 1 2 3 is 1 foot hull 2 feet long and 3 feet mast
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    πŸ“ race 500
    2 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    standard 500 club racer
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    πŸ“ scale of model
    2 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    Fairey Huntsman 31 23.5" = 1/16 scale.
    34"= 1/11th scale

    hope this helps if my maths are right πŸ˜€

    if so then 1/12 fittings would not look out of place
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    πŸ’¬ Re: Frank Rayner Barge Build
    2 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    hi to get back into boat building build the cargo barge to relearn you skills
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    πŸ“ Transport System for model boats
    3 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    look on a well know selling sight for a 4 wheel garden trolley also seen old golf trolley used

    golf trolley
    wheel garden trolley
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    πŸ“ EeZeBilts From Keil Kraft
    3 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    i built this a sea princess πŸ‘πŸ˜
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    πŸ“ Where did this photo come from?
    3 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    thanks all working good for me
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    πŸ“ Where did this photo come from?
    3 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    just tried to change mine but i now have a fish man ??????
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    πŸ’¬ Re: sea princess Now Lady P
    4 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    wow a bit to fast for me will post video later after a pond ride monday went to pond as its monday but no battery ☹️
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    πŸ“ sea princess Now Lady P
    4 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    few more bits added including Parker so the boat is now Named Lady P 😊

    boat
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    πŸ“ Aerokits Plans
    4 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    not Aerokit but take a look at
    http://eezebilt.tk/Sea%20Princess.pdf
    http://eezebilt.tk/plans.html
    Keil Kraft EeZeBilts
    all plans on there
    i built this one 23inch long
    http://eezebilt.tk/Sea%20Princess.pdf
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    πŸ“ First launch sailing of Frieghter " Neptun "
    4 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    to add video send to you-tube then add a link from a post

    you-tube
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    πŸ“ Servo jitters
    5 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 1st Class)
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    have a look at
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sEp4VT6NL6o&feature=youtu.be
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sEp4VT6NL6o&feature=youtu.be
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