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>> Home > Members > Michael R
Registered
26th Apr 2008
Last Online
9th Dec 2013
Michael R

Member Stats
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Member No. 76
Registered 26th Apr 2008
Last Online 9th Dec 2013
City Merseyside
Country United Kingdom
Boats in Harbour 0
Sailing Locations 1
Forum Posts 17
Photos Posted 49
Likes Received 8
Likes Given 0
54 Total Posts
Sailing Locations
Southport Model Boat Club
Since: 29th Jan 2012
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Empty Harbour
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
124 points away from Commander!
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Boats in Harbour 8 0
Forum Thread 5 5
Forum Post 2 34
Event 8 0
Photo Gallery 10 90
Photos Response 3 42
Video Post 15 0
Video Response 3 3
Build Blog 20 20
Blog Post 5 35
Blog Response 3 15
Sailor 8 8
Guestbook Post 8 8
Liked Posts 1 0
Received Likes 2 16
276 Total Points
United Kingdom
Recent Posts
R A F TARGET TOWING LAUNCH by Michael R Lieutenant   Posted: 6 years ago
nice job have one myself but scatch built running on twin 777 and a 9.6v pack It work realy well

Celia Fishing Boat by Michael R Lieutenant   Posted: 6 years ago
Yes this was a Caldercraft kit I built one and sailed It but not much room under the decks for your radio and batteries but really sailed well when set up right

TOBEN TUG by Michael R Lieutenant   Posted: 6 years ago
This Is a aero -naut toben tug It Is kit built It has a aero-naut 6v geared motor It runs on a 6v 4amph sealed battery has a old type speed controller sliding arm type the battery last In excess of two hours Its great with korts nossole steering the hull and cabin are abs and the most water proof boat I have ever sailed on Southport model boat club one of the fleet have changed the set up have a old mfa electro thottle esc In Instead now yet to try the new setup

b10 naval by Michael R Lieutenant   Posted: 6 years ago
look In the military section Its a vernon fast patrolboat

miamI class asrl by Michael R Lieutenant   Posted: 6 years ago
another photo of my asrl figures are modifyed american 1/32 multI pose airfix a 400 motor a 20amp esc and a 7.2 buggy pack It planes just great took It out today ran for over 3/4 of a hour and the motor never got hot It work a dream now to get my whaleback on the water same scale same firm but with mods on southport model boat lake today sunday

miamI class a s r l by Michael R Lieutenant   Posted: 6 years ago
it was an abs hull and top from sarik mouldings the rest was scratch built from photos

vosper rttl a s r l 50s to 60s by Michael R Lieutenant   Posted: 7 years ago
no It was built from photos It will be at the new woodvale site this year In southport 28&29 july In southport the small model slipway kit Is nice size for a car boot but If you have more space the kitshack the larger one Is nice also the slipway one Is a formed cabin and hull the kitshack Is wood a lot more work but your prefrence good luck micheal

My SRTTL by Michael R Lieutenant   Posted: 7 years ago
nice to see It on the water

Vosper RTTL by Michael R Lieutenant   Posted: 7 years ago
if you require a bit of Information on a rttl hendon museum have one on display if you write too them they may send you online dramings and Info If you ask nicely hope this helps

rttl vosper asrl by Michael R Lieutenant   Posted: 8 years ago
too dennisw my model Is scatch built at 1/24 scale the nearest I could find Is the vernon kit from the sixtys they sometimes come on ebay model slipway do a 1/32 kit and deans marine do a plastic model of one hpoe this helps anything else I have the line plans for one on show at the r a f museum In hendon they have a full size one on show hope this helps

my new build of a miamI a s r l by Michael R Lieutenant   Posted: 8 years ago
this was the hull and top preformed and built from photos

by Michael R Lieutenant   Posted: 8 years ago
looking nice just finishing my miamI I will post pics when finished

by Michael R Lieutenant   Posted: 8 years ago
what did you do too get the old paint off redoing one myself but need to take the old paint myself any Ideas please

Guestbook Post by Michael R Lieutenant   Posted: 9 years ago
one of the best model boat sites at the moment very Informative and and helpful members thanks mick

NEW FIREBOAT LOGO!! by Michael R Lieutenant   Posted: 9 years ago
very neat I like It looks the part very good logo

Challenge time ! by Michael R Lieutenant   Posted: 9 years ago
like what you are doing up too now keep up the good work will look the biz when It Is finished

by Michael R Lieutenant   Posted: 9 years ago
nice looking model the hull does look like an mtb hull but you made a good job of the superstructure

Challenge time ! by Michael R Lieutenant   Posted: 9 years ago
sorry gregory did, nt know there was catch too getting back issues myself If your doing the 1/35 scale elco too save you some money on the crew set modify a set of airfix 1/32 us army muitipose figures they just need life jackets put on and fill In the legs a bit with miliput made a coulpe of set for a club member hope this helps

Challenge time ! by Michael R Lieutenant   Posted: 9 years ago
model boats magazine did a build of this boat It was In a special christmas edition so If you get In touch with them they have back editions for sale hope this Is of help they spell out what motor and battery setup they used hope this helps

by Michael R Lieutenant   Posted: 9 years ago
the figures are modifyed tamiya pit racing team

by Michael R Lieutenant   Posted: 9 years ago
yet to get on the water damn this rain

Vosper RTTL by Michael R Lieutenant   Posted: 9 years ago
hiya dreadstar running mine on 2 777 motors and twin speed controls was useing 2 7.2v packs but speed Is slow so I am In process of updateing to 1 9.6v pack and runnning both motors off one speed control needs must will let you know how It preforms mick your boat looks like the old vernon kit of the vosper rttl you can still get the plan for It from the designer of the original boat

Vosper RTTL by Michael R Lieutenant   Posted: 9 years ago
look on the photo gallery my boat Is on that hpoe this Is of helps any Info please ask mick

by Michael R Lieutenant   Posted: 9 years ago
the model Is the z a r rc fire patrol boat by vladykamodels.net

by Michael R Lieutenant   Posted: 10 years ago
there Is a cheq firm that do a police and fire boat there also do a fishing boat If Its the same boat comes as a kit hope this of help

RTTL 1:24 by Michael R Lieutenant   Posted: 10 years ago
macsmouldings have some nice fittings for your 1/24 r t t l check mine out on the site anymore help please ask

by Michael R Lieutenant   Posted: 10 years ago
nice model keep up the good work mickr

by Michael R Lieutenant   Posted: 10 years ago
coming on great gerry I will have my rttl on show at woodvale rally so any questions please ask mick

by Michael R Lieutenant   Posted: 10 years ago
nice to see photos doing nice job what scale Is It macsmouldings do fittings for various fittings In various scales mickr

who will be Total unique visitors: 49999 by Michael R Lieutenant   Posted: 10 years ago
hiya all on website real good website a must for a good look a round very good for helping mick r