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    Registered๐Ÿ“…15th Jul 2018
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    City๐Ÿ“Ipswich
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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)
    (Yacht) 123
    yet another free yacht i seem to collect all unwanted more details in the morning (5/10)
    (Yacht) Magic
    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)
    (Pleasure Craft) ?? none ??
    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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    ๐Ÿ“ race 500
    15 days ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    standard 500 club racer
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    ๐Ÿ“ scale of model
    15 days ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd 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 ๐Ÿ˜€

    if so then 1/12 fittings would not look out of place
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: Frank Rayner Barge Build
    15 days ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    hi to get back into boat building build the cargo barge to relearn you skills
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    ๐Ÿ“ Transport System for model boats
    21 days ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd 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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    ๐Ÿ“ EeZeBilts From Keil Kraft
    24 days ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    i built this a sea princess ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ˜
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    ๐Ÿ“ Where did this photo come from?
    1 month ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    thanks all working good for me
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    ๐Ÿ“ Where did this photo come from?
    1 month ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    just tried to change mine but i now have a fish man ??????
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: sea princess Now Lady P
    2 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd 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 โ˜น๏ธ
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    ๐Ÿ“ sea princess Now Lady P
    2 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    few more bits added including Parker so the boat is now Named Lady P ๐Ÿ˜Š

    boat
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    ๐Ÿ“ Aerokits Plans
    2 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd 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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    http://eezebilt.tk/plans.html
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    ๐Ÿ“ First launch sailing of Frieghter " Neptun "
    2 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd 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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    ๐Ÿ“ Servo jitters
    3 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd 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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    ๐Ÿ“ sea princess ie a small commander
    3 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    built this my first attempt at a total build cutting all frames and planking the deck its only 23" long

    frames
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    ๐Ÿ“ Sea Princes
    3 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    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
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    ๐Ÿ“ Propellors
    4 months 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
    5 months 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

    coat
    yacht
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    ๐Ÿ“ hull trouble on vintage yacht
    5 months 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

    yacht
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    ๐Ÿ“ A return to the hobby!
    5 months 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
    5 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    hope this helps
    Kitty - Sailing Barge
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    ๐Ÿ“ thinking
    6 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
    6 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

    club
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    ๐Ÿ“ YouTube clip
    6 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
    6 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

    circuit
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    servo
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    ๐Ÿ“ eezebilt site
    6 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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    plans
    eezebilt
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    ๐Ÿ“ New to Forum
    6 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‘

    forum
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    ๐Ÿ“ New Website Sneak Peak
    6 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

    website
    web site
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    ๐Ÿ“ Good buy from Lidl
    6 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
    6 months ago by jacko ( Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    have a look at this

    sea queen
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    ๐Ÿ“ Good buy from Lidl
    6 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
    see
    https://www.toolstation.com/search?q=self%20adhesive%20sanding%20
    https://www.toolstation.com/search?q=self%20adhesive%20sanding%20
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    sanding
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    ๐Ÿ“ PROPELLERS
    7 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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    prop shaft
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