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    Re: Moebius Skipjack

    Post  Tom(ADMIN) on Thu Mar 07, 2013 12:34 pm

    Well, chaps...there's things afoot.

    Ron has very kindly offered to make me a smaller module for the Skipjack, with a single central piston tank instead of two which I have now. Now that will be a lot of weight lost and should make the boat a lot easier to move, which is exactly what I need.

    Stand by for further news...
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    Re: Moebius Skipjack

    Post  acrowot (Geof) on Thu Mar 07, 2013 4:08 pm

    glad to see you back on it again
    i will be interesting to see how ron makes the central ballast tank

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    Re: Moebius Skipjack

    Post  Tom(ADMIN) on Thu Mar 07, 2013 4:11 pm

    As soon as I get some photos, I'll post them up for all to see. This week, poor Ron has been decorating...'nuff said!


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    I hope there is more to see!

    Post  ben1272 on Wed Jun 25, 2014 3:48 am

    Great work! Has the work progressed? Please update if you can. I was reading with great interest. Having just purchased a Moebius Skipjack I am keen to convert it to RC and I too share the disdain for the high priced US vendors charge for WTCs, etc.

    I hope all is well with you!

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    Re: Moebius Skipjack

    Post  david f on Wed Jun 25, 2014 9:00 am

    Hi Ben,

    Just to let you know that Richard is well but is now on this Forum as U441 if you want to pm him etc.


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