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by K7boats
Wed Mar 21, 2018 9:15 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 961
Views: 804251

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

That's true.
Al.
by K7boats
Wed Mar 21, 2018 8:31 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 961
Views: 804251

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

It's total weight as I understand but my model will be approx 27/28 Ib my turbine kicks out 35 Ib might be to much I'll have to see, with a model there is a lot to iron out but at least you have control of the throttle,,, when finished I'll be taking it slowly at first :D I'm sure you'll get there i...
by K7boats
Wed Mar 21, 2018 7:07 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 961
Views: 804251

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

Nose looks ok from picture , as to who's made it I don't know but I'm sure one of the others will find out and let you know .
Al.
by K7boats
Wed Mar 21, 2018 4:00 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 961
Views: 804251

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

The jetcat may be underpowered it's normally pound of thrust to pound of weight so find out weight of boat if you go ahead make sure that hatch is watertight hope that helps could we see a picture of the nose front on.
Al.
by K7boats
Wed Mar 21, 2018 3:29 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 961
Views: 804251

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

Yep that's true a couple of the team told me the nose and the shape to each side of the cockpit were wrong you know who you are😎ha, but it was good advise....but now I'm doing 64 spec all change inside and out good luck with your boats K7 pulls loads of twists and turns while you build it!
Al.
by K7boats
Wed Mar 21, 2018 2:39 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 961
Views: 804251

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

Yes I would say it is nearly ready for turbine would have cost quite a lot to make yourself fiberglass moulds are hard to make my boat has changed so much . I think you have a good purchase.
Al.
by K7boats
Wed Mar 21, 2018 1:30 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 961
Views: 804251

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

Nice looking boat is this the one off ebay as I noticed one the other week, I do remember a guy down south having a fiberglass mould for K7 he only made a few though hope this might help .
Al.
by K7boats
Sat Mar 10, 2018 12:01 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 961
Views: 804251

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

Great little boat James, and it works! How about putting a tail on it?
Al.
by K7boats
Mon Mar 05, 2018 2:17 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 961
Views: 804251

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

Hi Mike nice to here from you again boat looks a bit of a wreck to when it was nearly finished last 67 speck but it should take shape quicker this time as I can work it quicker with jig haven't the strength to lift it! Need another wheel under the ring as it's higher up again to suite me I'll keep u...
by K7boats
Sun Mar 04, 2018 10:27 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 961
Views: 804251

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

Hi All , latest pic of the day pictures of the boat are amazing it just seems to be taking shape very quickly it's amazing , well my little boat is stripped right back now, and is on my jig they are just little things which look different from the 64 spec to the 66/67 but when you really get stuck i...