The Association of Model Submariners.

Would you like to react to this message? Create an account in a few clicks or log in to continue.

* 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 send an email with your name , address and phone number to amstreasure@googlemail.com


For a guide to past events see the "Shows and Events" section.

....

Sub Weekend, Sheringham, North Norfolk, Sat/Sun 30,31 July 2022

Bournville Dive-In, Birmingham, Sunday 4th Sept 2022

Who is online?

In total there are 2 users online :: 0 Registered, 0 Hidden and 2 Guests

None


Most users ever online was 180 on Tue Nov 05, 2019 6:03 am

Latest topics

» My collection of fibreglass moulds.
Robbe U47 Questions  EmptyToday at 3:35 pm by david f

»  Submarine weekend, Sheringham, Norfolk,30th and 31st of July 2022
Robbe U47 Questions  EmptyToday at 3:22 pm by david f

» WW2 mini sub build
Robbe U47 Questions  EmptySun May 22, 2022 10:43 pm by SimonH

» Papplewick Pumping Station 2022
Robbe U47 Questions  EmptySat May 21, 2022 9:39 am by david f

» Akula 1/144 scratch build
Robbe U47 Questions  EmptyThu May 19, 2022 7:51 am by redboat219

» Darnell U class wanted
Robbe U47 Questions  EmptySat May 14, 2022 8:19 am by david f

» New modeller looking for U-Class to build
Robbe U47 Questions  EmptyFri May 13, 2022 3:35 pm by Paul Reilly

» K class plans
Robbe U47 Questions  EmptyFri May 13, 2022 10:18 am by david f

» Radio ideas -27Mhz
Robbe U47 Questions  EmptyWed May 11, 2022 12:29 pm by david f

Statistics

Our users have posted a total of 11692 messages in 1923 subjects

We have 952 registered users

The newest registered user is Confused

2 posters

    Robbe U47 Questions

    avatar
    timgarrod
    AMS Website Webmaster


    Posts : 254
    Join date : 2013-04-23
    Age : 41

    Robbe U47 Questions  Empty Robbe U47 Questions

    Post  timgarrod Sat Oct 05, 2013 6:16 pm

    Evening All,

    does any one know the weight of the lead bar that goes in the keel of the robbe u47, mine missing for the one i brought, also thinking of converting it with a simple water pump and model plane fuel tank if.

    cheers
    avatar
    Tom(ADMIN)
    AMS Forum Owner


    Posts : 3012
    Join date : 2010-11-05
    Age : 62
    Location : Nevada, USA

    Robbe U47 Questions  Empty Re: Robbe U47 Questions

    Post  Tom(ADMIN) Sat Oct 05, 2013 9:06 pm

    Tim, have a word with Roy Palmer, he has two Robbe U47's, he'll be able to help you out. He's normally on our Facebook page..
    avatar
    timgarrod
    AMS Website Webmaster


    Posts : 254
    Join date : 2013-04-23
    Age : 41

    Robbe U47 Questions  Empty Re: Robbe U47 Questions

    Post  timgarrod Sun Oct 06, 2013 9:28 pm

    cheers Richard, got the weight sorted 1250gm. just need to figure out the ballast system to use. can't have is as dynamic as just not wright.
    avatar
    Tom(ADMIN)
    AMS Forum Owner


    Posts : 3012
    Join date : 2010-11-05
    Age : 62
    Location : Nevada, USA

    Robbe U47 Questions  Empty Re: Robbe U47 Questions

    Post  Tom(ADMIN) Sun Oct 06, 2013 9:33 pm

    Something nice and easy to construct, Tim...water pump based system as I'm putting in the Skipjack.

      Current date/time is Fri May 27, 2022 7:48 pm