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    Very new to this hobby, very interested to learn more so any advice very welcome.
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    Raf fire float.
    Kit made by slec. Still building, made a few mistakes on the way so far. A good learning experience for the first build.
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: Deck Planking
    2 months ago by Norway ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    It's looking good. All your hard work is paying off.
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: Primer
    2 months ago by Norway ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Thankyou. Still lots of prep before the top coats.
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    ๐Ÿ“ First time build
    2 months ago by Norway ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Primer applied to Hull today
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    ๐Ÿ“ Primer
    2 months ago by Norway ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    First coats of primer applied.
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: Sealing and glassing
    3 months ago by Norway ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    It's a kit from slec. Not ready to build just from plans yet, will see in the future if I'm brave enough.
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    ๐Ÿ“ Bulkheads painted
    3 months ago by Norway ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Have painted the bulkheads and inner Hull.
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    ๐Ÿ“ Glass matting
    3 months ago by Norway ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    All rubbed down ready for primer surfacer and top coats. Interior bulkheads need a bit more flatting.
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    ๐Ÿ“ The Queen
    3 months ago by Norway ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    A very remarkable woman who will sadly be missed. The Queen, god rest her soul.

    God save the King.
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    ๐Ÿ“ Filling and glassing
    3 months ago by Norway ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Bow all shaped wooden hull and upper structure is sealed. Hull has been covered with glass fibre. Ready for sanding and primer.
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    ๐Ÿ“ Sealing and glassing
    3 months ago by Norway ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Bow is all shaped with filler, all the wood structure and hull have been sealed with eze kote.
    Fibre glass applied to the hull,had a slight problem with glass sheet stretching when removing excess resin.
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: Raf fire float.
    3 months ago by Norway ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Hopefully my next attempt will be better ๐Ÿคž.
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: Raf fire float.
    3 months ago by Norway ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Hoping it floats and works๐Ÿคž. Would like to take my grandson to the lake with it.
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    ๐Ÿ“ Raf fire float.
    3 months ago by Norway ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Kit made by slec.

    Still building, made a few mistakes on the way so far. A good learning experience for the first build.
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: First time build
    5 months ago by Norway ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    May be down to the fact they are different kits?
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    ๐Ÿ“ First time build
    5 months ago by Norway ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Decking taking shape
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    ๐Ÿ“ First time build
    5 months ago by Norway ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Decking taking shape
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    ๐Ÿ“ First time build.
    5 months ago by Norway ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    A bit more progress. Decking taking shape.
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: Guestbook
    5 months ago by Norway ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Well said that man.๐Ÿ‘
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    ๐Ÿ“ First time build
    5 months ago by Norway ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Slow progress so far.
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    ๐Ÿ“ First time build
    5 months ago by Norway ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    A few more photos. Decking taking shape
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: First time build
    6 months ago by Norway ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Thanks for the photos. Will study them as my build nears that stage.๐Ÿ‘
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    ๐Ÿ“ First time build
    6 months ago by Norway ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    RAF fire boat.
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    ๐Ÿ“ Vosper Crash Rescue
    6 months ago by Norway ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    I will be very interested in seeing the layout of your R/c equipment. Hopefully I can gain some knowledge as this is all new to me, cheers Neil.
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: First time build.
    6 months ago by Norway ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Will do thanks
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    ๐Ÿ“ First time build.
    6 months ago by Norway ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Slec RAF crash tender. Early days yet will add more photos as I progress.
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    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: Guestbook
    12 months ago by Norway ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Thank you .
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    ๐Ÿ“ Guestbook
    12 months ago by Norway ( Petty Officer 2nd Class)
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    Found this website by chance. I'm new to all this model boat stuff so will be trawling around (no pun intended) to gather ad much knowledge as I can.๐Ÿ‘
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