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the converter05/10/2008 12:03:00
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hi can any one help i'm looking for full or not to scale plans for an amphicar for my youngest looking to get into hobby and wants to build one of these .

many thanks 

neil howard-pritchard05/10/2008 16:01:00
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not sure but I think the old MAP plans service used to do a set for this car.

can be found in Model Boats mag,

failing that the X Plans set.also advertised in MB

the converter06/10/2008 13:28:00
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hi neil thanks for info 

Kiwimodeller07/10/2008 23:53:00
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There was definitely an article in one of the mags in the early 90's on how the writer had built one. Will see if I can find it at the weekend when I go to my storage shed. Cheers, Ian.
Paul T08/10/2008 07:08:00
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Try looking at the following sites.

www.Amphicars.com

www.carfolio.com/specifications/models/car/?car=73997#a_bodywork

Paul

the converter08/10/2008 14:12:00
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thanks for info paul looking at the details on the sites i should be able to sort something out for my lad.

thanks ian would be gratefull of details of which mag the article was in then can order copy .

Kiwimodeller13/10/2008 21:00:00
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The article was in Model Boats January 2005. Although not a plan feature there are some basic drawings you might be able to scale and it is a very comprehensive article several pages long with many photos of building the model with botth wheel and prop drive. Hope this helps, regards, Ian.
the converter14/10/2008 15:33:00
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hi ian many thanks will look out for a copy
Tony Hadley15/10/2008 19:06:00
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A seller (shop) on ebay called 'Georges Attic Gifts' occaisionally has an article for sale. Not currently in the shop, but worth checking from time to time.

Tony. 

the converter17/10/2008 13:20:00
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hi tony thanks for info will check it out

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