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    CityπŸ“Ipswich
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    Norfolk Wherry
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    Thames Barge part built when I got it been a labour of love as from a club member that went to the great lake in the sky β›΅β›΅β›΅
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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
    (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) Magic
    yet another free yacht this micro magic will be for my grandkids (5/10)
    (Pleasure Craft) ?? none ??
    needs motor and battery looking for advice (5/10)
    (Pleasure Craft) canal boat
    built this from my own plans at 12th scale (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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    πŸ“ square sail
    2 days ago by jacko ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    what's the best shape for a single square sail let the debate begin A or B as this will be fitted on the Norfolk Keel or both and let the wind decide under test conditions
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    πŸ“ Arabian Dhow
    4 days ago by jacko ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    on a well know site

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    πŸ“ ATTENTION ON DECK.
    7 days ago by jacko ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    welcome back ,, more wise cracks to follow ????
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    πŸ“ more planking
    9 days ago by jacko ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    well a few more planks added working 1 each side a day
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    πŸ“ A Norfolk Keel
    17 days ago by jacko ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    my build so far Norfolk Keel
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    πŸ“ Arabian Dhow
    18 days ago by jacko ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    have a look at



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    πŸ“ progress
    19 days ago by jacko ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    few more planks fitted slowly slowly catch'e monkey
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    πŸ“ hull of Norfolk Keel
    19 days ago by jacko ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    started and more on the keel's keel
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    πŸ“ hull of Norfolk Keel
    23 days ago by jacko ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    started and more on the keel's keel note how the planking finishes on the hull
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    πŸ’¬ Re: Norfolk Wherry
    29 days ago by jacko ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    need to add +1lb to counter balance weight and sail with both hands on controller as can't sail and film together
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    πŸ“ finished and sailing
    1 month ago by jacko ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    First proper sail to day 15/03/21 of my Norfolk Wherry
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    πŸ’¬ Re: new photo
    1 month ago by jacko ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    Colin this is the bow section as the cabin is in the bow and not like a Thames barge which is in the stern
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    πŸ“ new photo
    1 month ago by jacko ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    just found a nice clear photo of a keel this will provide me with a better view of the bow section which as missing
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    πŸ“ norfolk keel the keel
    1 month ago by jacko ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    so it starts this is it so for next will be starting the planking this has been a pain so far in just trying to get the info on a boat built in 1888 and local to 1 region of the UK the Norfolk Archaeological unit have been a great help, so here is a bow / stern shot of progress
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    πŸ“ sail control
    2 months ago by jacko ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    looking for help when I get to sail control, building single square rigged keel asking best way to do this run 4 lines or AB CD
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    πŸ“ sail control
    2 months ago by jacko ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    looking for help when I get to sail control, building single square rigged keel asking best way to do this run 4 lines or AB CD
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    πŸ’¬ Re: First Planking
    2 months ago by jacko ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    my first attempt at planking
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    πŸ’¬ Re: First Planking
    2 months ago by jacko ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    did you steam the planks first
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    πŸ“ build started
    2 months ago by jacko ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    well I have started first build using off cuts of 1/8 ply to see if the plans work out and I can correct modify them if needed
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    πŸ“ 2 types of Keels
    2 months ago by jacko ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    Norfolk keel and a Humber keel totally different in size and shape so unable to use
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    πŸ“ Mental Health & Wellbeing Volunteers
    2 months ago by jacko ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    my son in law aged 40 has had a stroke all's well at this time home at the weekend fingers crossed
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    πŸ“ Plans
    2 months ago by jacko ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    well plans enlarged and drawn but looks like i might have to redraw them as they don't look right i just wonder if the plans i have might be as the ship was found and not built so will tweek the plans remember she sat for about 100 years as a bank support filled with dirt/sand/stone
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    πŸ“ Bargain Tools at Lidl (UK)
    2 months ago by jacko ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    got mine last year and a friend asked if I could get him one so today i got him one 29'99
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    πŸ“ pictures of Norfolk Keels
    2 months ago by jacko ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    proper Norfolk Keels and NOT Humber Keels
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    πŸ’¬ Re: Norfolk Keel
    2 months ago by jacko ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    look like it will be 27inch long by 9inch wide so apx 1/24th scale and a build log
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    πŸ“ Norfolk Keel
    2 months ago by jacko ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    Well its taken about a month mailing lots and lots of e-mail's I now have planes of a Norfolk Keel from @norfolk.gov.uk
    named "Dee Dar" built about 1790 and was reshaped twice and sunk 1890 she was 54ft 55ft and about 18ft wide with a 3ft hull
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    πŸ’¬ Re: Thames Barge Celia Jane
    2 months ago by jacko ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    rudder i made with drop 1 for sail 1 for show
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    πŸ’¬ Re: Norfolk Wherry
    2 months ago by jacko ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    ballast will be a 2lb lead weight hung from the center of (non working) slipper keel
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    πŸ“ Norfolk Wherry
    2 months ago by jacko ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    Norfolk Wherry built over lock down 2
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    πŸ’¬ Re: Thames Barge Celia Jane
    2 months ago by jacko ( Sub-Lieutenant)
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    this is the only shot i have
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