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*STOP PRESS* Coronavirus. A lot of Clubs have already cancelled all activities. Check carefully before you plan any travel

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CANCELLED because of coronavirus. Papplewick Pumping Station, Nottingham, Sunday 12th & Monday 13th April
CANCELLED because of coronavirus. Bournville Sub Day, Sunday 10th May 2020

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Submarine, Boating & Sailing Weekend, Norwich MBC, Weekend of 25,26th July

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Model Boat Convention, Haydock Park (Cancelled this year)

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Bournville Sub Day, Sunday 13th September

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Club Submarine Regatta, Furness MBC, Barrow in Furness, Sunday 20th Sept 2020

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    alanw
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    Post  alanw on Thu Sep 10, 2015 4:12 pm

    Hi submarine wanted any thing considered preferred working.
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    Post  salmon on Sat Sep 12, 2015 3:08 pm

    alanw wrote:Hi submarine wanted any thing considered preferred working.
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    Alan,
    That is a vague statement. It is like me saying I want a truck. There would quickly come follow up questions, modern sub like a nuclear? WWII sub? Do you have a scale in mind?
    You could buy the Revell Skipjack and convert it or you can search eBay and find some there too!
    Another question is how much do you want to spend?


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    Post  alanw on Sat Sep 12, 2015 3:45 pm

    hi Salmon as I said I would consider any thing and I wont know till I see it.
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    Post  redboat219 on Sun Sep 13, 2015 3:10 am

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    Post  alanw on Sun Sep 13, 2015 7:39 am

    hi Red boat219 do they come in a smaller size.
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    Post  timgarrod on Sun Sep 13, 2015 3:22 pm

    I have two for sale at the moment,

    sheerline trafalgar submarine
    £400 ono

    video of it sailing https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FR3gzMSuUPU
    will post some photos later.
    Looking for £400 ono.

    And a For sale Robbe U47 converted to engel static diving submarine.

    The u47 has had the Baynet fitting, tech rack fitted. this was a sailing model up to two months ago as ordered the upgraded deck with all the brass echings. I have started to fit the deck but having to sell this to found another model I always been after.
    These models are getting hard to get hold off and look good on the water.

    This will come with everything including batterys to get into the water except transmitter or receiver.

    This is a collection only (derby) sale but will be at Bornville Sub event on the 19 sep, so could be collected then.

    £500 ono

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