“(set a status)”
Returned to modelling after a 45 yr break, (work/family/life etc)
Predominantly an aviation modeller (RC Planes) however, now living in a small
apartment I haven't the room for all the bits and pieces I have to pick up after the
regular uncontrolled landings I seemed to experience.
My only previous foray into model boats was as a child, building a Balsa Kiel Kraft Terrier MTB
I started a build of the Italeri Schnellboote last november (2011) and am really enjoying
what is now available to the modeller (After market items / photo-etch / acrylic paints / super
glues /airbrushes / lipos / nihms / internet forums etc.,) so much has changed.
Now a regular reader of Model boats as the articles are very informative and am amazed at the
quality of many of the models featured.
Last online: 20/03/2020 01:29:09
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We welcome well written contributions from Website members on almost any aspect of Model Boating with a particular emphasis on practical hints, tips, experience and builds.
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I look forward to receiving your suggestions.
Colin Bishop - Website Editor