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by mickday
Wed Jun 20, 2018 1:36 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2974
Views: 880107

Re: Pic of the Day

Dashboard looks absolutely great!
by mickday
Tue Jun 19, 2018 8:54 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2974
Views: 880107

Re: Pic of the Day

Wow! Great to see her finally have an engine installed :)
by mickday
Wed May 30, 2018 10:11 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 995
Views: 340703

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

It really makes no sense why they sell so well on eBay, I even considered buying some from Speedline to resell :D https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/SPEEDLINE-MODEL-KIT-VAC-FORM-DONALD-CAMPBELLS-BLUEBIRD-K7-SCALE-1-24-ULTRA-RARE/362294500358 https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/SPEEDLINE-MODEL-KIT-VAC-FORM-DONALD-CAM...
by mickday
Wed May 30, 2018 9:48 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 995
Views: 340703

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

midlife wrote:
Wed May 30, 2018 9:44 am
Don’t bin it, chuck it on ebay[.]
Cheers
Wayne


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+ 1 for this, the last couple of these that sold on eBay sold for around the £100 mark
by mickday
Wed May 16, 2018 5:08 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: New Members
Replies: 457
Views: 195890

Re: New Members

Hi All, I have been on the forum for a while and have never said hi. I have always had an interest in Bluebird K7 since I was a kid although I am too young to actually remember the events as they happened I I was not born until 1968. I am very much looking forward to seeing her return to the water i...
by mickday
Sun May 06, 2018 11:29 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 995
Views: 340703

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

K7boats wrote:
Sun May 06, 2018 10:49 am
Very nice hope all goes well
Me too...

Will post a video once I get it on the water.
by mickday
Sun May 06, 2018 8:59 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 995
Views: 340703

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

Yes all fibreglass, not made by me, maker unknown!
by mickday
Sat May 05, 2018 3:35 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 995
Views: 340703

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

Made some progress with my model http://www.mickday.com/bluebird/IMG_1067.JPG http://www.mickday.com/bluebird/IMG_1073.JPG http://www.mickday.com/bluebird/IMG_1071.JPG Final task now is to work out exactly I am going to complete the rudder assembly, going to require some cutting and additional assem...
by mickday
Wed Mar 21, 2018 8:14 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 995
Views: 340703

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

So when you say rule of thumb is a pound of thrust per pound of weight is that weight of model as it stands or completed weight including turbine, fuel etc.

Mick
by mickday
Wed Mar 21, 2018 4:59 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 995
Views: 340703

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

Nose front on picture as requested

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