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    (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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    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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    ๐Ÿ“ Propellors
    10 days ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    try red lock tight and a locking nut
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    ๐Ÿ“ hull trouble on vintage yacht
    24 days ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Thanks for all you advice and help looks like its a re strip and a coat of EzeKote and then more painting as i am trying to do a vintage i like to do things that they did when the yacht was first built back in the 40's

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    ๐Ÿ“ hull trouble on vintage yacht
    26 days ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    hi all as you know I did a refurb on a vintage yacht and have been sailing a few times but this week after a few hours sailing i looked inside (HORROR) ingress of water the hull was striped and sanded and under coated then 4 coats of Humbrol Enamel what can i use over this to seal the hull

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    ๐Ÿ“ A return to the hobby!
    29 days ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    this is my sea princess in the making smaller than a sea commander at 23" long
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    ๐Ÿ“ Thames Barge Plan Kitty
    1 month ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    hope this helps
    Kitty - Sailing Barge
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    ๐Ÿ“ thinking
    2 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    can the spinnaker be used to operate the braine gear or do i suck it and see if it works
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    ๐Ÿ“ spinnaker sail
    2 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    when talking to other members of my club it was said that nobody can remember a spinnaker sail being used on the pond so challenge accepted worked well

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    ๐Ÿ“ YouTube clip
    2 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    did you mean this
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fyo5MX3gaBc
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fyo5MX3gaBc
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    Royal Navy - Fourteen Hundred Zulu
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    ๐Ÿ“ RC circuit
    2 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    looking at flanking rudders you will need another servo working these and this can be either with a another channel or a Y connector working all servos have a look at "Google" how flanking rudders work hope this helps

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    ๐Ÿ“ eezebilt site
    2 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    morning hope its some help enjoy
    http://eezebilt.tk/index.html
    History, Plans,
    http://eezebilt.tk/index.html
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    ๐Ÿ“ New to Forum
    2 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    then there is brazing ๐Ÿ˜Š did a load of this when working with high pressure copper tubing ๐Ÿ‘

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    ๐Ÿ“ New Website Sneak Peak
    2 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    will there be a test site before it goes live so we can try out and give feed back ๐Ÿ˜Š

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    ๐Ÿ“ Good buy from Lidl
    2 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    using mine but have found DON'T PUSH to hard
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    ๐Ÿ“ Sea Queen - strakes
    3 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    have a look at this

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    ๐Ÿ“ Good buy from Lidl
    3 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    replacement sanding disc's can be found in Toolstation booklet page 397 and include 150mm dia 60grit 80grit 120grit all @ ยฃ3.13 for 10
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    https://www.toolstation.com/search?q=self%20adhesive%20sanding%20
    https://www.toolstation.com/search?q=self%20adhesive%20sanding%20
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    ๐Ÿ“ PROPELLERS
    3 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    looking for a 30mm prop but with 4ba thread anybody help or can i fit a 4mm thread as the 4ba uses a 3.60 rod or can i fit a 4mm prop and shaft ๐Ÿ˜Š

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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Test
    3 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘
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    ๐Ÿ“ AIR FOR STEAM
    3 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    have a look at DC 12V 2-Position 3-Way Micro Mini Electric Solenoid Valve For Gas Air Pump on that well known selling site

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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Deck beams & keel
    3 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    just looked it up and its the leech and added 35mm max to this

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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Deck beams & keel
    3 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    just a triangle with a bit of a curve in the longest edge
    ( luff) ?????? i'm new to them yachting terms

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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Deck beams & keel
    3 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    i also made another set from ripstop

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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Deck beams & keel
    3 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    i have used Egyption cotton 1000 cord for mine

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    ๐Ÿ“ Rx-tx confusion
    3 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    did a quick on e-bay for spectrum dx6i receiver and prices start from ยฃ6.39 with free p+p worth a try ???

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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ unnamed
    4 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    thanks for the info here are both my boats both needs doing up

    thinking as 2 grandkids is it 1 each
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    ๐Ÿ“ unnamed
    4 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    just picked this one up and it might sit there for a few weeks / months ๐Ÿ˜ก as other projects on the go now ๐Ÿ‘ will need motor rudder and lots of work ๐Ÿ˜Š
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    ๐Ÿ“ (Pleasure Craft) sea queen / commander
    4 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    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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    sea commander
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    ๐Ÿ“ ice thing
    4 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    roll on the ice on pond built this for a laugh let hope it works ๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ˜Š

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    ๐Ÿ“ general help
    4 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    i found that the local fishing shop has a few bits for a yacht look at pike line which plastic coated stainless steel also s.s split rings and s.s tubes for crimping the pike line

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    ๐Ÿ“ 2nd channel
    4 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    2nd servo fitted and copper pipe through round hatch all i need to do now is make the control arms to to operate main and for sails
    (photos to follow )

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    ๐Ÿ“ HMS Campbeltown 1941, 1/96 scale
    4 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    nice video and well done nice ship with some nice details

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