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Build Features

Plastic Magic - Mayflower...

Plastic Magic - Mayflower...

...converting the 1:150 scale Heller kit to radio control

Rhino Barge...

Rhino Barge...

...an Australian Readers Model, from Greg Turek

Miniature Sailing Models

Miniature Sailing Models

PETER WHITEHEAD goes small!

Benchijigua Express

Benchijigua Express

DAVID HEAPS describes his model of this very high speed trimaran ferry

NR-1

NR-1

ROGER SUITTER'S unique submarine

General

A lifetime's passion

A lifetime's passion

A lifetime's passion

Ark Royal the final chapter

Ark Royal the final chapter

Colin Bishop describes the Ark’s departure from Portsmouth to a Turkish scrapyard

The Glasgow Museums Resource Centre

The Glasgow Museums Resource Centre

DAVE WOOLEY visits the reserve ship model collection

Fairmile B Sub Chaser Q-061

Fairmile B Sub Chaser Q-061

Reader GEORGE STEENSON’S model

Policing Afloat

Policing Afloat

COLIN BISHOP visits the Thames River Police HQ at Wapping.

Hints, Tips & Technical

But I don’t understand Electronics!

But I don’t understand Electronics!

DAVE MILBOURN explains it all

Boiler Room - RICHARD SIMPSON’s series on model steam plants

Boiler Room - RICHARD SIMPSON’s series on model steam plants

Part Thirty Seven: The Green Book, Part One

Shemarah’s Trolley

Shemarah’s Trolley

GARETH JONES overcomes the problem of moving a very heavy model

Scale Sail Part 5 - Rigging

Scale Sail Part 5 - Rigging

DAVE PETTS' Mini-Series

Homemade Hot Wire Foam Cutters

Homemade Hot Wire Foam Cutters

A sample article from the 2013 Winter Special issue.

Kit & Product Reviews

Plastic Magic! Vosper MTB 77

Plastic Magic! Vosper MTB 77

DAVE ABBOTT converts the 1:35 scale Italeri kit to radio control

Plastic magic! KM Bismarck

Plastic magic! KM Bismarck

TONY DALTON converts the Dragon 1:700 scale kit to r/c

Fast Patrol Launch

Fast Patrol Launch

JOHN ELLIOTT reviews the Vintage Model Boat Company kit Subscribers Only

Avenger

Avenger

TERRY SMALL reviews the Metcalf Mouldings Tug Kit Subscribers Only

Watercat M12 - U619

Watercat M12 - U619

DAVE ABBOTT reviews the Nautical Marine Models kit Subscribers Only

Magazine Covers and Contents

Model Boats May 2014

Model Boats May 2014

A look at the Cover and Contents of the May 2014 issue of Model Boats on sale 11th April

Model Boats April 2014

Model Boats April 2014

A look at the Cover and Contents of the March 2014 issue of Model Boats on sale 7th February

Model Boats March 2014

Model Boats March 2014

A look at the Cover and Contents of the March 2014 issue of Model Boats on sale 7th February

Model Boats February 2014

Model Boats February 2014

A look at the Cover and Contents of the February 2014 issue of Model Boats on sale 17th January

Model Boats January 2014

Model Boats January 2014

A look at the Cover and Contents of the January 2014 issue of Model Boats on sale 13th December

Member Contributions

Vic Smeed's Model Boat Designs

Vic Smeed's Model Boat Designs

Tony Hadley provides a comprehensive list of Vic Smeed's classic boat model making plans.

Painting and Varnishing

Painting and Varnishing

Some practical advice from The Fat Controller

Show & Regatta Reports

Model Engineer Exhibition 2013

Model Engineer Exhibition 2013

COLIN BISHOP Reports

Scale ModelWorld 2013

Scale ModelWorld 2013

DAVE WOOLEY visits this premier International Plastic Modellers Society (UK) event

The 2013 Model Boat Convention

The 2013 Model Boat Convention

DAVE WOOLEY reports from Haydock Park

2013 Model Boat Fair

2013 Model Boat Fair

DAVE WOOLEY reports from the National Waterways Museum, Ellesmere Port

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