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by Richie
Thu Mar 19, 2020 6:15 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 928
Views: 594183

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

If we are playing that game, I will bring the burns / scalds kit for Rich. Loving the sprit of Australia model Rich.....at this rate you are going to have to take a mortgage out for turbines ! Unless you are just going to transplant the power pack between models, after all you can only drive one at ...
by Richie
Thu Mar 19, 2020 6:09 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: LOST!! Hep Me!! Hep Me!!
Replies: 65
Views: 65591

Re: LOST!! Hep Me!! Hep Me!!

Until the poison was introduced by Dee Dubya the very ghoul who cost them much pennies in the highly misguided and botched legal claim I thought we got on really well, lost count of how many times we had been over to help with display stuff and likewise the annual visit from Vicky and Anne were both...
by Richie
Thu Mar 19, 2020 5:58 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird Runs 2019
Replies: 114
Views: 115081

Re: Bluebird Runs 2019

I presumed from the lack of reply to my question, followed immediately by more questions of his own that we were talking to yet another ghost.

Had I known it was Bill all along I could have just asked him to his face 😂
by Richie
Wed Mar 18, 2020 11:31 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 928
Views: 594183

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

Loving the details appearing on the hull now.
by Richie
Tue Mar 17, 2020 8:51 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird Runs 2019
Replies: 114
Views: 115081

Re: Bluebird Runs 2019

Cockpit pressurisation issue caused the canopy to detach.

As for not being made out of strong enough Perspex, that’s a load of tosh.

Which forum was this ?
by Richie
Sat Mar 07, 2020 7:33 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 928
Views: 594183

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

Fantastic to see the model and Rich in the flesh today, thanks for bringing it along to show us, can’t wait to see how it progresses !
by Richie
Sat Mar 07, 2020 9:05 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 928
Views: 594183

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

Blimey ! Yeah she is a big old girl, just looking at the two 1/8 scale models you have of K7 and Crusader, best description I can come up with is the latter is pretty much a Zeplin on sponsons. Also with them side by side it shows how design had moved on in a figuratively short period, K7 looks (and...
by Richie
Fri Mar 06, 2020 5:30 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 928
Views: 594183

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

Looking great Rich. What ESC / motor setup are you running ? I wondered if she was particularly ”skitty” it could be worth fitting a small Pizo gyro which will help it track straight... Racing the RC Cars especially brushless with high C rate batteries, some guys were caught fitting gyros to steerin...
by Richie
Tue Feb 25, 2020 9:41 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea - The Diving Thread
Replies: 153
Views: 173478

Re: 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea - The Diving Thread

Ok not sure how I managed to make that smiley HUGE !?
by Richie
Tue Feb 25, 2020 9:40 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea - The Diving Thread
Replies: 153
Views: 173478

Re: 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea - The Diving Thread

More biological padding these days Bill 😉