* THE FORUM FOR ALL THOSE INTERESTED IN BUILDING AND OPERATING MODEL SUBMARINES *



Join the AMS - Registered Forum users can become members of the AMS and it's free ...... To join register on the forum first then follow the forum link to our membership form which is on our website


For further details of any events shown here also see the "Shows and Events" section on the forum

Thanks for notification of events and keep 'em coming!

.

, Papplewick pumping station, Nottingham, 21,22 April
Bournville June 2nd 2019, 10am
.

. ,

,

Norwich MBC Submariners joint Model Boat weekend - 27/28th July
.
.Model Boat Convention (Exhibition), 24,25 August

.

. Bournville Dive-In (2) MBC, 15th September

,,,,

Barrow in Furness MBC regatta and submarine event, Sunday 22nd Sept 2019,10am

Who is online?

In total there is 1 user online :: 0 Registered, 0 Hidden and 1 Guest :: 1 Bot

None


Most users ever online was 37 on Sun Mar 13, 2011 11:27 am

Latest topics

» trimming 1/96 USS ALBACORE
Sat Mar 23, 2019 12:37 am by merriman

» Arduino proportional control of a piston tank
Fri Mar 22, 2019 2:37 pm by tsenecal

» Piston Ballast Systems
Wed Mar 20, 2019 12:16 am by merriman

» Wayback Machine - We are on it.
Sat Mar 09, 2019 11:29 am by david f

» Resurgam, Nordenfelts II & IV - George Garrett's works.
Sat Mar 09, 2019 10:51 am by david f

» Compass bearing by Telemetry - LSM303 module
Wed Feb 27, 2019 1:00 pm by C-3PO

»  Alexander Engel Russian typhoon Submarine
Thu Feb 21, 2019 2:27 am by deepseadiver

» Norwich Submariners joint Model Boat weekend - 27/28th July 2019
Mon Feb 18, 2019 5:26 pm by nigele(ADMIN)2

» Revell 1:144 212A Conversion
Mon Feb 18, 2019 3:26 am by salmon

Statistics

Our users have posted a total of 10798 messages in 1769 subjects

We have 801 registered users

The newest registered user is pvtspoon

Similar topics

      Edinburgh SubDay

      Share
      avatar
      ajg141
      AMS member

      Posts : 43
      Join date : 2010-11-07
      Age : 76
      Location : Edinburgh

      Edinburgh SubDay

      Post  ajg141 on Wed Apr 20, 2011 10:02 pm

      The 5th annual Subday will be held by Edinburgh Model Boat Club on Sunday 24th July 2011 and members of all Clubs are invited. The venue will be Inverleith Pond and free sailing wil commence about 11.00am. Car parking for visitors will be via the Portgower Place entrance with space reserved for visitors with models. There will be the usual table display and a fun competition with prizes for the best performing skippers. Toilets and a cafe/gift shop are a short 10 min walk from the pond.

      Andrew
      david f
      david f
      AMS Treasurer

      Posts : 2022
      Join date : 2010-11-10
      Age : 68
      Location : Cumbria

      Re: Edinburgh SubDay

      Post  david f on Thu Apr 21, 2011 9:59 am

      Good news! I look forward to that.

      David

      david f
      david f
      AMS Treasurer

      Posts : 2022
      Join date : 2010-11-10
      Age : 68
      Location : Cumbria

      Re: Edinburgh SubDay

      Post  david f on Fri Jun 17, 2011 8:07 am

      Edinburgh Model Boat Club sub day. Just a reminder that this is just a month away.
      I know quite a few are going (me included). Contact Andrew G if you would like to go.
      Very well worth it if you are not too far away or are up in Scotland on holiday etc.
      thegrimreaper
      thegrimreaper
      Guest

      Posts : 119
      Join date : 2010-12-01
      Age : 59
      Location : Ellesmere Port

      Re: Edinburgh SubDay

      Post  thegrimreaper on Fri Jun 17, 2011 3:19 pm

      Days off at work Check
      Passport in order Check
      Money in bank Check
      Subs running O.K. Check
      In wifes good books Check
      will try to get up to bonnie Scotland for this will have a Saturday night in Edinburgh that will please the wife

      Regards Mark
      david f
      david f
      AMS Treasurer

      Posts : 2022
      Join date : 2010-11-10
      Age : 68
      Location : Cumbria

      Re: Edinburgh SubDay

      Post  david f on Sun Jun 19, 2011 5:05 pm

      Very good.I think you will both enjoy it.

      See you,


      David
      thegrimreaper
      thegrimreaper
      Guest

      Posts : 119
      Join date : 2010-12-01
      Age : 59
      Location : Ellesmere Port

      Re: Edinburgh SubDay

      Post  thegrimreaper on Sun Jun 19, 2011 5:45 pm

      From the response it looks like they aint going to be many their ah well all the more water for us lol

      Mark
      david f
      david f
      AMS Treasurer

      Posts : 2022
      Join date : 2010-11-10
      Age : 68
      Location : Cumbria

      Re: Edinburgh SubDay

      Post  david f on Tue Jun 21, 2011 12:25 pm

      No it will be fine. Their are many subs there just from club members.

      David
      thegrimreaper
      thegrimreaper
      Guest

      Posts : 119
      Join date : 2010-12-01
      Age : 59
      Location : Ellesmere Port

      Re: Edinburgh SubDay

      Post  thegrimreaper on Tue Jun 21, 2011 2:29 pm

      Just been pointed out to me .... " all club members welcome" if I aint in a club will that make a difference ??

      Regards Mark
      david f
      david f
      AMS Treasurer

      Posts : 2022
      Join date : 2010-11-10
      Age : 68
      Location : Cumbria

      Re: Edinburgh SubDay

      Post  david f on Wed Jun 22, 2011 11:30 am

      No I'm sure that is no problem.

      It is best that you contact Andrew G anyway to let him know you are coming - they are very hospitable!

      Should I pm you his contact details?

      David
      avatar
      ajg141
      AMS member

      Posts : 43
      Join date : 2010-11-07
      Age : 76
      Location : Edinburgh

      Re: Edinburgh SubDay

      Post  ajg141 on Wed Jun 22, 2011 2:43 pm

      Mark - no problems whatsoever. We look forward to seeing you. Just bring some decent weather with you - and your subs of course.

      Andrew
      david f
      david f
      AMS Treasurer

      Posts : 2022
      Join date : 2010-11-10
      Age : 68
      Location : Cumbria

      Re: Edinburgh SubDay

      Post  david f on Thu Jun 23, 2011 12:02 pm

      Many thanks, Andrew!
      (Much better from the horses mouth!)

      See you soon!
      david f
      david f
      AMS Treasurer

      Posts : 2022
      Join date : 2010-11-10
      Age : 68
      Location : Cumbria

      Re: Edinburgh SubDay

      Post  david f on Wed Jul 13, 2011 8:16 am

      Just a last reminder that it is on Sunday next week.
      See you there!
      thegrimreaper
      thegrimreaper
      Guest

      Posts : 119
      Join date : 2010-12-01
      Age : 59
      Location : Ellesmere Port

      Re: Edinburgh SubDay

      Post  thegrimreaper on Wed Jul 20, 2011 5:21 pm

      Sorry guys work commitments mean I cant get to this one
      had a member of staff request holidays at the last minute

      Regards Mark
      avatar
      Tom(ADMIN)
      AMS Forum Owner

      Posts : 2996
      Join date : 2010-11-05
      Age : 59
      Location : Nevada, USA

      Re: Edinburgh SubDay

      Post  Tom(ADMIN) on Wed Jul 20, 2011 6:13 pm

      And we were looking to you for the photos, Mark...
      avatar
      ajg141
      AMS member

      Posts : 43
      Join date : 2010-11-07
      Age : 76
      Location : Edinburgh

      Re: Edinburgh SubDay

      Post  ajg141 on Wed Jul 20, 2011 10:03 pm

      Don't worry Richard - I've dug out my Brownie 127 (if you can remember what that is!) The results probably won't match Mark's but we'll give it a go. I'll make sure we have a suitable selection for posting.

      Andrew
      avatar
      Tom(ADMIN)
      AMS Forum Owner

      Posts : 2996
      Join date : 2010-11-05
      Age : 59
      Location : Nevada, USA

      Re: Edinburgh SubDay

      Post  Tom(ADMIN) on Wed Jul 20, 2011 10:19 pm

      I remember the Brownie 127 well Andrew...shows my age, I fear!

      I'll be watching out for the pics...have a great time up there, fingers crossed the weather behaves itself.
      david f
      david f
      AMS Treasurer

      Posts : 2022
      Join date : 2010-11-10
      Age : 68
      Location : Cumbria

      Re: Edinburgh SubDay

      Post  david f on Sat Jul 23, 2011 8:37 am

      The weather is looking good up in Edinburgh!

      Packing subs today. Can't wait!
      avatar
      ajg141
      AMS member

      Posts : 43
      Join date : 2010-11-07
      Age : 76
      Location : Edinburgh

      Re: Edinburgh SubDay

      Post  ajg141 on Sat Jul 23, 2011 11:22 am

      Bright and sunny here today in Edinburgh - and the forecast is good for tomorrow as well.Keep your fingers crossed we are long overdue a SubDay with no rain. The Parks Dept have been raising water levels in the pond and the water was beautifully clear yesterday so here's to some good sailing.

      Andrew
      avatar
      Tom(ADMIN)
      AMS Forum Owner

      Posts : 2996
      Join date : 2010-11-05
      Age : 59
      Location : Nevada, USA

      Re: Edinburgh SubDay

      Post  Tom(ADMIN) on Sat Jul 23, 2011 1:50 pm

      Fingers/arms/legs/toes/eyes crossed for a good day for all of you, Andrew...
      david f
      david f
      AMS Treasurer

      Posts : 2022
      Join date : 2010-11-10
      Age : 68
      Location : Cumbria

      Re: Edinburgh SubDay

      Post  david f on Tue Jul 26, 2011 8:57 am

      A fantastic day! Thanks to everyone at Edinburgh Model Boat Club for a very friendly welcome and impressive organisation. We only got back last night after heading for the beach at North Berwick.

      I will be uploading some more pictures and videos but a couple to start:





      This is an excellent "HMS Storm" by Bill G, if I have it right.
      avatar
      ajg141
      AMS member

      Posts : 43
      Join date : 2010-11-07
      Age : 76
      Location : Edinburgh

      Re: Edinburgh SubDay

      Post  ajg141 on Tue Jul 26, 2011 10:51 pm

      Sunday’s event was blessed with great weather for once and we were fortunate to have approximately 45 submarines on display. Many of these took to the water during the day either free-sailing or competing in the timed run-and-dive competition. Entrants came from far and wide – Lancashire to Montrose - and I would like to thank all of those people who travelled so far to make it such a great day. It was a pleasure to see you all. Throughout the day there were a large number of spectators and many of them were asking particularly taxing questions and seemed very knowledgeable about Scotland’s involvement with submarines – particularly the ‘K’ class.
      I also counted a further 40 models ranging from sub-hunters to fast electrics so there was a fair amount going on all day. Thanks too to all the helpers who gave of their time and to the City of Edinburgh Parks Dept for allowing parking, washing the walkways and doing their best to give us an adequate depth of water.
      A few pictures below.

      Andrew











      avatar
      Tom(ADMIN)
      AMS Forum Owner

      Posts : 2996
      Join date : 2010-11-05
      Age : 59
      Location : Nevada, USA

      Re: Edinburgh SubDay

      Post  Tom(ADMIN) on Wed Jul 27, 2011 8:18 am

      Good heavens...sunshine in Scotland?

      Nice pics, nice boats...and nice weather!
      david f
      david f
      AMS Treasurer

      Posts : 2022
      Join date : 2010-11-10
      Age : 68
      Location : Cumbria

      Re: Edinburgh SubDay

      Post  david f on Thu Jul 28, 2011 9:48 am

      Some more videos:





      avatar
      Tom(ADMIN)
      AMS Forum Owner

      Posts : 2996
      Join date : 2010-11-05
      Age : 59
      Location : Nevada, USA

      Re: Edinburgh SubDay

      Post  Tom(ADMIN) on Thu Jul 28, 2011 9:54 am

      Very nice David, and look at the sunshine!

        Similar topics

        -

        Current date/time is Mon Mar 25, 2019 1:12 am