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26th Aug 2015
Last Online
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Jim

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Member No. 3494
Registered 26th Aug 2015
Last Online 20th Oct 2017
City Essex
Country United Kingdom
Boats in Harbour 0
Sailing Locations 0
Forum Posts 7
Photos Posted 78
Likes Received 25
Likes Given 7
13 Total Posts
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Sub-Lieutenant
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
46 points away from Lieutenant!
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Boats in Harbour 8 0
Forum Thread 5 15
Forum Post 2 14
Event 8 0
Photo Gallery 10 40
Photos Response 3 3
Video Post 15 0
Video Response 3 0
Build Blog 20 20
Blog Post 5 5
Blog Response 3 0
Sailor 8 0
Guestbook Post 8 0
Liked Posts 1 7
Received Likes 2 50
154 Total Points
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Recent Posts
Orange rx by Jim Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 23 days ago
Hi, I tried one with my Spectrum DX6i and it worked okay, this was only in my workshop.

Narrow boats by Jim Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 1 month ago
I am building one from the plan there are some pictures on this website, under anything else!

Sea Hornet by Jim Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 4 months ago
Thanks for the link it will give me a few ideas for mine, very nice build by the way. Jim.

Sea Hornet by Jim Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 4 months ago
Started building a Sea Hornet from scratch it is 25% larger than the original kit.

Orange rx by Jim Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 4 months ago
Hi, Just purchased a couple or these from Hobbyking UK for under four pounds each!!

R/C Gear by Jim Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 4 months ago
Thanks for your posts,it was fitted in an old Graupner boat that i purchased on ebay.

Sea Hornet by Jim Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 5 months ago
While waiting for a second coat of epoxy to dry on my other model i enlarged some plans of an old Sea Hornet kit that I purchased a few days ago. I copied them 25% larger which gives length of 32 inches i then cut out the keel and bulkheads, i have only fitted them loosely for the picture. Done a bit more to the hull and fitted the stringers and the bottom skins

R/C Gear by Jim Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 5 months ago
Anyone recognize these servos.

Boxer fishing boat by Jim Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 5 months ago
Just started building from the plan. Started the bottom skins today,had to do them in two parts. Finished the bottom and side skins, fitted the propshaft and rudder tubes. Just give the inside of the hull a coat of epoxy. Just fitted the brushless motor,took chance on the motor size and power. I started on the decking using 1mm ply, when that's done i intend to plank over it. Finished the planking today and started the hatch cover which will fit the cabin onto, the deck will be painted over. Started work on the wheelhouse,the plan shows the front and sides being double skined with the glazing in the centre,using 1.6mm ply for the inside and 1mm plastic(palight)for the outside. Will keep you posted on the outcome. Changed my mind on putting the plastic part with the glazing on the outside and put it on the inside instead. Did some more over the last few days, coming along slowly.

Narrowboat by Jim Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 6 months ago
Been doing a bit of painting, but needs some more work.

Invictus build by Jim Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 8 months ago
Seem to have uploaded the bath image by mistake!!!!!

Invictus build by Jim Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 8 months ago
Been a while since i last posted, not had much time over the winter. I will need to find a boat club later in the year to try the boat out.

Invictus of Allington by Jim Sub-Lieutenant   Posted: 1 year ago
Hi,Just started building from a plan, only my second build. Jim.