Category: Scale Members Models

Bath Toy Conversion

Bath Toy Conversion

Proof of concept trial for a novel propulsion/steering system which affords amazing manoeuvrability, but like driving a rear-wheel-steering dumper truck, it...

Thunder Teddy

Conversion of a Thunder Tiger RTR Fishing Boat. The gun turret is controlled by club member Alan Bond’s Servo Controller… high...

Teddy Bears Picnic

If you go down to the pond today… Model: Tony Crollie; movie: Alan Bond. Alan’s comments: “Not long after  joining the...

Spirit

Model: Nigel James… “Spirit is a Tinkagen design of yacht and was built from a Bob Underwood hull moulding. The gaff...

P.S. Panjandrum

“PS Panjandrum”.  The boat is adapted from a child’s beach/bath toy with an MFA motor/gearbox driving the paddle wheels, which themselves...

Maplin Speedboat

Maplin Speedboat

A Maplin toy R/C speedboat has been adapted to use a ‘hot’ 400 motor controlled by a forward only aircraft-type ESC;...

Pilot Cutter

A model of a Pilot Cutter following restoration by club member Nigel James on behalf of the owner seen here during...

Moonshine

Moonshine, a model of a 1970’s one-ton type racing boat, very beamy aft she broaches easily – just like the real...

Moonshadow

Ocean going yacht; model: Nigel James… “Moonshadow is a Graupner Saphir and was built from a kit in 2008. The model...

HMS Judson

“HMS Judson”. A turn of the century, colonial river gun-boat – for “showing the flag” to the natives and the control...