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>> Home > Members > peep31
Registered
29th Aug 2009
Last Online
14th Jan 2016
peep31

Member Stats
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Member No. 749
Registered 29th Aug 2009
Last Online 14th Jan 2016
City Hampshire
Country United Kingdom
Boats in Harbour 0
Sailing Locations 0
Forum Posts 1
Photos Posted 108
Likes Received 8
Likes Given 0
78 Total Posts
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Harbour
Empty Harbour
Commander
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
76 points away from Captain!
Points
Activity Worth Awarded
Boats in Harbour 8 0
Forum Thread 5 5
Forum Post 2 2
Event 8 0
Photo Gallery 10 230
Photos Response 3 51
Video Post 15 15
Video Response 3 27
Build Blog 20 60
Blog Post 5 80
Blog Response 3 30
Sailor 8 0
Guestbook Post 8 8
Liked Posts 1 0
Received Likes 2 16
524 Total Points
United Kingdom
Recent Posts
1/12 tamar by peep31 Commander   Posted: 3 years ago
hI dave once I can find out how to get them downloaded on to this site I will post some video,I have tried once before but with no luck I must be doing something wrong
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rnlI life boat by peep31 Commander   Posted: 3 years ago
hI dave yes this Is the current boat In action at weymouth
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rnlI life boat by peep31 Commander   Posted: 3 years ago
took these shots at weymouth and thought they might help someone with a build
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Trent Lifeboat 1:16 Scale by peep31 Commander   Posted: 3 years ago
great looking boat ralf
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1/12 tamar by peep31 Commander   Posted: 3 years ago
just a few more shots and I would like to say many thanks to the people that has commented and gave me some hints and tips through the build from this very good website,well done Modle Boat Website Help, Has anyone had trouble with the robby bow thruster recommended for this model,mine has been used about three times and It keeps siezeing up I am not very Impressed with them,can anyone reccomend a good one that I can fit In Its place.
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1/12 tamar by peep31 Commander   Posted: 3 years ago
at last I took It for Its first run on the lake and It went like a dream,can't tell you how good It looked lots of Interest from others,its running on twin Emax EL4030/10 motors,two Hobbywing 60 brushless speed controllers and four 18.5 volt 5s1p LI polymer 4000 mah 35c batteries .what can I say but a really good kit from speed line models,would love to build the trent now but don't think the wife would let me go missing for another year In the shed but fingers crossed
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tamar by peep31 Commander   Posted: 4 years ago
which action sound unit did you use dave
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1/12 tamar by peep31 Commander   Posted: 4 years ago
just adding the little final touches and other small fixings. any tips on what sort of glue to use to fix all the small bolt heads around the rear deck main hatches? Istarted the build last august so It has taken me 10 months to 99% complete the build Including the Y boat,but still not had It In water yet but very soon
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tamar life boat by peep31 Commander   Posted: 4 years ago
nearly at the end of the build,just finished the Y BOAT for the transom bay looks nice.sea trials next can't wait to see how It performs
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1/12 speedline tamar by peep31 Commander   Posted: 4 years ago
fendering and linning added

tamar by peep31 Commander   Posted: 4 years ago
almost at the end of the build, action sound unit to go In next
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my tamar by peep31 Commander   Posted: 4 years ago
my new build tamar,great model from speed line,highly recommend It to anyone
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speedline tamar by peep31 Commander   Posted: 4 years ago
just starting to spray the deck and hull ,so far all looks good.dont know If I should spray the bottom white or red? any advice from anyone
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speedline 1/12 tamar by peep31 Commander   Posted: 4 years ago
No problem flundle,will keep posting as I progress 👍

tamar by peep31 Commander   Posted: 4 years ago
Got to be spray for a nice Finnish
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speedline 1/12 tamar by peep31 Commander   Posted: 4 years ago
I didn't say It was ,bangzoomer said he had a met calf

speedline 1/12 tamar by peep31 Commander   Posted: 4 years ago
the windows are also plastic on the speedline but made up from many sections and then I sprayed them with silver spray but they are very realistic I must say
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tamar by peep31 Commander   Posted: 4 years ago
just painted the cabin and added a few more bits,comming on well
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speedline tamar 1/12 by peep31 Commander   Posted: 4 years ago
Thanks for the Interest Gordon If I need help I will surely contact you,so far going well Arthur

speedline 1/12 tamar by peep31 Commander   Posted: 4 years ago
Thanks for your Interest,I'm just In the painting stage at the moment I will post some more pics very soon
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speedline 1/12 tamar by peep31 Commander   Posted: 4 years ago
this Is my new build I hope to have done by the spring.fantastic kit from speedline,loads and loads to build and put together
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speedline tamar 1/12 by peep31 Commander   Posted: 4 years ago
this Is my new project of a tamar 1/12 lifeboat,a fantastic kit to build many parts to make up from brass and other bits,its very rewarding
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Mersey 12-26 Lifeboat update 5/12 by peep31 Commander   Posted: 5 years ago
many thanks for your reply gregg I will take all what you have said onboard I will keep you Informed on my success when I get my kit,once again many thanks,please have a look at my 60inch crash tender In the build blog and see what you think not yet been In water yet to try this one out
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Mersey 12-26 Lifeboat update 5/12 by peep31 Commander   Posted: 5 years ago
hI gregg I am looking to buy a 1/12 tamar from speed line could you advise me on what motors to use and esc units after seeing your boat Its given me the bug,your boat looks and sound fantastic 👍 keep up the good work Arthur
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60inch crash tender by peep31 Commander   Posted: 5 years ago
I have at last fitted the action p100 and p101 sound unit and It sounds great,yet to go for trials on the water will add more when I try It out
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weymouth lifeboat by peep31 Commander   Posted: 5 years ago
photos taken by me on holiday In weymouth last week.thought they might help anyone who Is making one.
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Mersey 12-26 Lifeboat update 5/12 by peep31 Commander   Posted: 5 years ago
many thanks for the Info,nice boat you have 👍
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Mersey 12-26 Lifeboat update 5/12 by peep31 Commander   Posted: 5 years ago
could you tell me what size speaker you fitted,it sounds great
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crash tender by peep31 Commander   Posted: 5 years ago
cheers alan for the tips,it looks splendid just like the real thing.can you explain what you used the heat shrink for?. cheers arthur 👍
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crash tender by peep31 Commander   Posted: 5 years ago
very nice boat,could you tell me where you got your nets from on the roof deck I've tried every where to git something like them. 👍
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