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Brian Barber 215/01/2017 14:54:47
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Hi there, I wonder if anyone out there has a copy of Vic Smeeds 'Simple model yacht' booklet. I am about to start on the Starlet Yacht and understand this booklet has building notes in it. Any help gratefully received, thanks.

Tony Hadley15/01/2017 19:01:20
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Brian,

I have the booklet 'Simple Model Yachts' in archive. I could scan and email the pages on the Starlet build, total 19 pages. If this is of any value, please send your email in a personal message.

Much of the building, i.e. method of construction etc. would still be relevant, but the finishing materials, adhesives and r/c fit-out wouldn't be relevant today. The sails are still listed in the Nylet range.

Tony

Dave Gidman18/08/2018 14:25:44
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Tony, could I be really cheeky and ask for a massive favour if still possible please. I realise it's an old post.

I've just received the plans and am awaiting the wood kit from Belair for the Starlet. I've had a search around for "simple model yachts" but it's obviously entered the realm of Rocking horse do do! As Brian says above, any help would be greatly received.

Brian Barber 218/08/2018 17:10:56
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Hi David,

If you need a copy, I can scan you a copy if you send me your email in a personal message.

Brian Dickinson 118/08/2018 17:26:35
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There is currently one for sale on ebay which needs renovation.

Might be worth looking at?

Brian

Dave Gidman19/08/2018 10:08:55
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Thanks Brian, message sent.

I did have a look around eBay, there's a few for sale that look similar, and a lovely looking fully built one, I do like the classic looks.

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