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Registered
15th Jul 2018
Last Online
18th Feb 2019
jacko

Member Stats
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Member No. 5074
Registered 15th Jul 2018
Last Online 18th Feb 2019
City Ipswich
Country United Kingdom
Boats in Harbour 7
Sailing Locations 1
Forum Posts 28
Photos Posted 75
Likes Received 73
Likes Given 131
73 Total Posts
Sailing Locations
woodbridge model boat club
Since: 17th Jul 2018
Harbour
sea queen / commander
Type: Pleasure Craft
123
Type: Yacht
Magic
Type: Yacht
?? none ??
Type: Pleasure Craft
+3 More
Captain
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
188 points away from Admiral!
Points
Activity Worth Awarded
Boats in Harbour 8 56
Forum Thread 5 20
Forum Post 2 56
Event 8 0
Photo Gallery 10 20
Photos Response 3 6
Video Post 15 30
Video Response 3 9
Build Blog 20 20
Blog Post 5 75
Blog Response 3 27
Sailor 8 8
Guestbook Post 8 8
Liked Posts 1 131
Received Likes 2 146
612 Total Points
United Kingdom
Recent Posts
eezebilt site by jacko Captain   Posted: 1 hour ago
morning hope its some help enjoy http://eezebilt.tk/index.html History, Plans,

Being Sociable. by jacko Captain   Posted: 18 hours ago
i to find steam power costs high been looking along the lines of the stirling engine but dose it have the power ????

New to Forum by jacko Captain   Posted: 18 hours ago
then there is brazing 😊 did a load of this when working with high pressure copper tubing 👍

New Website Sneak Peak by jacko Captain   Posted: 2 days ago
will there be a test site before it goes live so we can try out and give feed back 😊

Good buy from Lidl by jacko Captain   Posted: 3 days ago
using mine but have found DON'T PUSH to hard

Sea Queen - strakes by jacko Captain   Posted: 11 days ago
have a look at this

Good buy from Lidl by jacko Captain   Posted: 13 days ago
replacement sanding disc's can be found in Toolstation booklet page 397 and include 150mm dia 60grit 80grit 120grit all @ £3.13 for 10 see https://www.toolstation.com/search?q=self%20adhesive%20sandi...

PROPELLERS by jacko Captain   Posted: 18 days ago
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 😊

Test by jacko Captain   Posted: 21 days ago
👍👍👍👍👍👍👍

AIR FOR STEAM by jacko Captain   Posted: 23 days ago
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

Deck beams & keel by jacko Captain   Posted: 25 days ago
just looked it up and its the leech and added 35mm max to this

Deck beams & keel by jacko Captain   Posted: 25 days ago
just a triangle with a bit of a curve in the longest edge ( luff) ?????? i'm new to them yachting terms

Deck beams & keel by jacko Captain   Posted: 30 days ago
i also made another set from ripstop

Deck beams & keel by jacko Captain   Posted: 30 days ago
i have used Egyption cotton 1000 cord for mine

Rx-tx confusion by jacko Captain   Posted: 1 month ago
did a quick on e-bay for spectrum dx6i receiver and prices start from £6.39 with free p+p worth a try ???

unnamed by jacko Captain   Posted: 1 month ago
thanks for the info here are both my boats both needs doing up thinking as 2 grandkids is it 1 each

unnamed by jacko Captain   Posted: 1 month ago
just picked this one up and it might sit there for a few weeks / months 😡 as other projects on the go now 👍 will need motor rudder and lots of work 😊

sea queen / commander by jacko Captain   Posted: 1 month ago
[Score: 8/10] 32" sea queen / commander Single Propellor (3 Blade 30mm) Direct Drive Powered by Lead Acid (12v) 7Amp/h Batteries - Comments: just picked this one up needs work but will sit here for a few weeks / months / years who knows started paint stripping

ice thing by jacko Captain   Posted: 1 month ago
roll on the ice on pond built this for a laugh let hope it works 😊😊😊 went sailing on ice did it work 😡 😡 no failed big time

general help by jacko Captain   Posted: 1 month ago
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

2nd channel by jacko Captain   Posted: 1 month ago
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 )

HMS Campbeltown 1941, 1/96 scale by jacko Captain   Posted: 2 months ago
nice video and well done nice ship with some nice details

Merry Christmas and a Happy New year. by jacko Captain   Posted: 2 months ago
Merry Christmas to all of M.B.W. And to all Happy New Year! 👍👍👍

Victoria by jacko Captain   Posted: 2 months ago
now working on a 2nd channel for the main sail all the rc gear will be fitted to the lid i.e. the round hatch

My other hobbies by jacko Captain   Posted: 2 months ago
hi i did dabble in gn15 for a time

J class Enterprise by jacko Captain   Posted: 2 months ago
have a look at this video to get some idea's https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UtlaIHy1sFs 👍😊

Outboard Motors by jacko Captain   Posted: 2 months ago
50cm apx 20 inch ie 10cm = apx 4 inch

Sea Queen Frames by jacko Captain   Posted: 2 months ago
don't think i will be buying any plans from him if that's the standard ?? i did read "Printed to a high standard" (not drawn )

Pretend deck planking by jacko Captain   Posted: 2 months ago
as for mc d coffee sticks i buy mine from Ebay 1000 at a time look for Wooden Coffee Tea Stirrers 😁 👍👍

small servo's by jacko Captain   Posted: 2 months ago
thanks bike spokes looks / sounds great but then found out a 1.6mm drill works ok this morning as a 1.5 was tight,, drilled holes 1 3 5 one side and 2 4 the other thanks for all input