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7th Feb 2011
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Threelegs

Member Stats
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Member No. 1327
Registered 7th Feb 2011
Last Online 16th May 2017
City Onchan
Country United Kingdom
Boats in Harbour 2
Sailing Locations 1
Forum Posts 4
Photos Posted 2
Likes Received 8
Likes Given 4
12 Total Posts
Sailing Locations
Manx Model Boat Club
Since: 3rd Mar 2017
Harbour
Gough Ritchie
Type: Life Boat
Osman Gabriel
Type: Life Boat
Chief Petty Officer
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
26 points away from Sub-Lieutenant!
Points
Activity Worth Awarded
Boats in Harbour 8 16
Forum Thread 5 5
Forum Post 2 8
Event 8 8
Photo Gallery 10 0
Photos Response 3 0
Video Post 15 0
Video Response 3 6
Build Blog 20 0
Blog Post 5 0
Blog Response 3 3
Sailor 8 8
Guestbook Post 8 0
Liked Posts 1 4
Received Likes 2 16
74 Total Points
United Kingdom
Recent Posts
not quite a boat! by Threelegs Chief Petty Officer   Posted: 8 days ago
As a model flyer as well as boats I really appreciated it, what about a take-off run or taxiing it -as a boat!

MFA Torpedo 850 motor by Threelegs Chief Petty Officer   Posted: 13 days ago
I have used Electronize ESC driving MFa 850's in my 54 inch Arun for 5 years with no problems and am putting the same system in my Tyne. As to cost, what is reasonable?

Sunday at Barry Boat Club by Threelegs Chief Petty Officer   Posted: 1 month ago
what a great venue and weather to order!

Planking…. part 3 by Threelegs Chief Petty Officer   Posted: 2 months ago
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

Gough Ritchie by Threelegs Chief Petty Officer   Posted: 3 months ago
[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.

Mannanan Festival by Threelegs Chief Petty Officer   Posted: 3 months ago
A 2 day festival of model boating, Saturday includes a steering and tug-towing competition, while Sunday includes a static scale, an On -the Water scale and Fun competition. All visitors welcome.

TSS Manxman by Threelegs Chief Petty Officer   Posted: 3 months ago
A lovely model. Having built one myself I appreciate the work. I love the presentation and the National Anthem!

Manx Model Boat Club by Threelegs Chief Petty Officer   Posted: 3 months ago
Hi Mark all details regarding our club are on our website I am very sorry that you could not establish any contact. We are a very friendly club and always make visitors welcome.

Manx Model Boat Club by Threelegs Chief Petty Officer   Posted: 3 months ago
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.

Osman Gabriel by Threelegs Chief Petty Officer   Posted: 3 months ago
[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

Aerokits 46in crash tender for sale by Threelegs Chief Petty Officer   Posted: 6 years ago
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. ÂA£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.