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    ๐Ÿ“ at a loss of cad or even the size measurements
    6 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง TerryH ( Midshipman)
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    You boys are gonna have to give me lessons on 3d printing as just got an ender neo for Christmas and not a clue if I need a laptop or not

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    ๐Ÿ“ at a loss of cad or even the size measurements
    6 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง TerryH ( Midshipman)
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    Printing guns or trying to find the right one for the job is definitely a head scratcher

    ๐Ÿ“ at a loss of cad or even the size measurements
    6 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง TerryH ( Midshipman)
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    If you've got a 3d printer then Yeggi have the files for one

    ๐Ÿ“ Question of the Day?
    7 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง TerryH ( Midshipman)
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    Tut tut should have gone Christmas shopping then I might have got it right

    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: Flying Christine2
    7 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง TerryH ( Midshipman)
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    HA kits do a Christine

    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: Chris Craft Corvette
    7 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง TerryH ( Midshipman)
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    Tap on your file icon to load photos if not already tried

    ๐Ÿ“ Fitting deck to FG hull
    7 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง TerryH ( Midshipman)
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    Good advice given .... I personally use a length of baking paper of the roll ,bit of tape to hold each end and then run finger around top edge of hull giving shape then make a template using cardboard

    ๐Ÿ“ Sealing Balsa & Ply
    7 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง TerryH ( Midshipman)
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    This I use on my projects before paint but as already said each to there own

    ๐Ÿ“ AliExpress
    7 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง TerryH ( Midshipman)
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    I was a great believer in using home grown model shops until I retired then every penny counts. Nearly everything electrical you need for your model was or is made in China so Aliexpress became my preferred seller. I'm guilty your honour here's why...
    Quickrun from uk seller V alliexpress

    ๐Ÿ“ Question of the Day?
    7 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง TerryH ( Midshipman)
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    Always wanted the vw version when I was younger

    ๐Ÿ“ Drifter
    7 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง TerryH ( Midshipman)
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    Well eventually got the hull finished. Painted,running gear in and ballast sorted. Now taking a month off and starting again in the new year. In the mean time I have a new toy to go with my collection, so welcome aboard ANTEO

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    ๐Ÿ“ Anyone know about this paddle-wheeler?
    7 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง TerryH ( Midshipman)
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    Try looking at the Princess Louise as it looks that style of boat

    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: Updates
    7 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง TerryH ( Midshipman)
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    Looking really well and a bonus you now got your own pond lol๐Ÿคฃ

    ๐Ÿ“ Drifter
    7 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง TerryH ( Midshipman)
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    Wolle I wish it was a kit sometimes, biggest set of plans I could get were 1.24 scale but the boat is 1.20 scale so measuring twice cutting once and drinking loads of coffee in-between ๐Ÿ˜†

    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: Typhoon Finished!!!
    7 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง TerryH ( Midshipman)
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    Youve made a beautiful looking boat, I think I would be to scared to let it touch water

    ๐Ÿ“ Paint
    7 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง TerryH ( Midshipman)
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    I mainly use water based Rustins paints for my models it works for me and only need one good brush as it washes out in water

    ๐Ÿ“ Small collection
    7 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง TerryH ( Midshipman)
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    Some I've bought and a few I've made or restored

    ๐Ÿ“ Drifter
    7 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง TerryH ( Midshipman)
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    Starting to take shape

    ๐Ÿ“ New Boat
    7 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง TerryH ( Midshipman)
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    I would say a fishing boat by the shape of the hull

    ๐Ÿ“ Steam Drifter
    7 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง TerryH ( Midshipman)
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    Sorry peeps I've been a bit quiet lately, I was trying to work on my seabex one but as I'm having real trouble sourcing bits that are missing from the kit I've decided to put it to one side till next year. So I've started building the 48" steam drifter, just completed building the basic superstructure and am now spending most of today cutting 200+ strips to clad the sides, gonna be a long day lol

    ๐Ÿ’ฌ Re: Superstructure completed (I think)
    8 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง TerryH ( Midshipman)
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    Making a lovely job on her, very smart but can I suggest that you should alter the water line.. mine was like yours but nearly lost her on choppy water so lifted her up a bit, now fine
    Regards Terry

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    ๐Ÿ“ Wordle of the Day?
    8 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง TerryH ( Midshipman)
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    Blown out of the water for 4

    ๐Ÿ“ Which motors for my next boat?
    8 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง TerryH ( Midshipman)
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    This is Groupner motor list which might help

    ๐Ÿ“ Prop Shaft lube
    8 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง TerryH ( Midshipman)
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    Each to there own on this one.. I use white marine grease. Never had issues with brushed or brushless

    ๐Ÿ“ Came across this Fairey Swordsman
    8 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง TerryH ( Midshipman)
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    Spray rails perfect as for bending I like to sink them under water for 24hrs then use a heat gun to keep the bends in place

    ๐Ÿ“ A challenge
    8 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง TerryH ( Midshipman)
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    Well worth it I thought especially when you see what they go for when they come up

    ๐Ÿ“ Help required if possible
    8 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง TerryH ( Midshipman)
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    Apart from a schottel drive all that seems missing is the mast which I'm sure I can replicate eventually but for helping .. much appreciated... or I could drop it off and you can build it for me ๐Ÿ˜† ๐Ÿคฃ

    ๐Ÿ“ Help identify some hulls
    8 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง TerryH ( Midshipman)
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    Neil sign up to EuroFred there you can download the pdf or buy the plan etc for the schaarnhorn build log with it I believe

    ๐Ÿ“ A challenge
    8 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง TerryH ( Midshipman)
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    Bill that's this one obviously they not took it down

    ๐Ÿ“ Help required if possible
    8 months ago by ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง TerryH ( Midshipman)
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    Brill m8 thanks for that
    I signed up no problem
    Regards Terry



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