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    Bournville MBC Dive-In May 2017

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    david f
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    Bournville MBC Dive-In May 2017

    Post  david f on Mon May 15, 2017 12:00 pm

    A really good day, enjoyed by all. Many thanks to Rob, Bournville MBC and everyone for doing this.

    A very interesting selection of model subs. (more details to follow.)

    My own small contribution (ORP Dzik in action)

    https://youtu.be/Ftv9-jfEH6o

    Photos in chronological order and sorry for the repeats:







    Two U's making a T !

    Lovely, weathered U class by Pete.

    My ORP Dzik





































































    The wonderful "Grondin" by Chris with Paul B's sub lurking underneath.









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    Re: Bournville MBC Dive-In May 2017

    Post  timgarrod on Mon May 15, 2017 5:52 pm

    cracking photos David

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    Re: Bournville MBC Dive-In May 2017

    Post  Tom(ADMIN) on Wed May 17, 2017 8:33 pm

    I agree, outstanding photos! I really want to get there someday. What amazing subs and turn out looked great. How many captains were there with R/C subs?
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    Re: Bournville MBC Dive-In May 2017

    Post  david f on Thu May 18, 2017 8:50 pm

    Gosh, I didn't do a head count. Maybe about 20.
    Actually it would be really nice to have a much travelled visitor dropping in to one of these events.
    I think we have had a Dutch modeller.
    I suppose it wouldn't be too difficult to make it part of a holiday??
    But sorry I am not planning any Californian adventures, Tom. Naples, Italy is the next trip and no submarines, I think.
    David

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    Re: Bournville MBC Dive-In May 2017

    Post  Tom(ADMIN) on Thu May 18, 2017 8:56 pm

    By the grace of God, our paths will cross. Enjoy Italy!

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    Re: Bournville MBC Dive-In May 2017

    Post  timgarrod on Thu May 18, 2017 9:34 pm

    was great fun and good to catch up with people.

    wonder if anyone took a photo of the typhoon rescuing and typhoon or as someone said "oh so thats how a alpha is made" lol

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    Re: Bournville MBC Dive-In May 2017

    Post  Tom(ADMIN) on Thu May 18, 2017 9:38 pm

    HAHAHAHAHA!
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    Re: Bournville MBC Dive-In May 2017

    Post  david f on Sat May 20, 2017 11:40 am

    A growing number of videos of the event over on Youtube. (This one from Roy P):

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G0v69OEpd5A

    David

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