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Having planked my original 46inch Crash tender in preference to painting, I am most impressed by your attempts. Mine was a first attempt and while turning out well I think yours looks better. Well done. Threelegs
[Score: 5/10] 54" Gough Ritchie Capable of 5mph and a runtime of 30mins Twin Propellors (3 Blade 40mm) Direct Drive to a electric 850's (3 Blade) Powered by NiCad (12v) 4Amp/h Batteries - Comments: Based on a commercial bare hull and superstructure purchased in the UK 15 years ago. 1 inch to the foot. The original was delivered on station to Port St Mary in 1977, now in Buenos Aires! Model is complete with rotating radar scanner and lights.
The club was established in 1985 in the Isle of Man. The club has an extensive number of events encompassing steering, scale, tug-towing and yachts. The main event is the Mannanan Festival which is held annually over two days in June. All visitors welcome.
[Score: 5/10] 37" Osman Gabriel Capable of 2mph Twin Propellors (3 Blade) Direct Drive to a 540 (3 Blade) Powered by NiCad (8.4v) 3Amp/h Batteries - Comments: This is an Alice Upjohn kit, adapted slightly to be a scale model of the Osman Gabriel which was on station at Port Erin from 1973 till 1993.Port Erin now has a RIB
Genuine original model still with box cover. Built to a good standard about 10 years ago, Futaba 4 channel radio control, working fire pump, Electronise speed controllers, brushed motors with a good turn of speed, full documentation. Ã‚A£325 ono. Will be on display at Haydock Model Boat Convention with the Manx Model Boat ClubAug Bank Holiday weekend. Ring 01624628156 for further Info.