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Member No. 4012
Registered 23rd Jan 2017
Last Online 4th Mar 2017
City Spotland Tops
Country United Kingdom
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Recent Posts
Model Boat Convention - Haydock Park by Rochdaleblue Petty Officer   Posted: 24 days ago
I believe it's the 26th and 27th of August?👍

Building with a hobbyzone Professional Building Slip by Rochdaleblue Petty Officer   Posted: 1 month ago
Hi all hoping to get into two projects in the coming weeks and was wondering what everybody's thoughts are about building slips such as the hobbyzone Professional Building Slip, the hobbyzone one looks much better and more useful than the billings one but I would like to here your thoughts on them or if anybody has a large hobbyzone slip for sale I will be happy to discuss it.

Handed props by Rochdaleblue Petty Officer   Posted: 1 month ago
Hi guys need a little advice, I am finishing off a US Coast Guard Boat with twin props one left and one right handed, my question is if they are handed do the motors have to be wired up diferently i.e. One wired minus to plus and so on.

getting old by Rochdaleblue Petty Officer   Posted: 2 months ago
I think we have all done that from time to time.

To resin cover or not my ulises steam tug by Rochdaleblue Petty Officer   Posted: 2 months ago
Hi guys sorry if this is a newbie question but is it better to cover and epoxy my plank and frame hull or can I do as the instructions say and just seal fill and paint. Is the resin coating the only way to gets it really smooth.