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    Post  thegrimreaper on Thu Mar 15, 2012 10:52 am

    Maiden Voyage of my OTW Vanguard at New Brighton Video by the wife, trim of the sub has now been corrected in the bath at home just got to get the submerged ballance correct could well be calling on Richard for some of his blue foam, if the offer is still open?


    https://youtu.be/lgR4mUDn58o

    Hope you like.

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    Post  Tom(ADMIN) on Thu Mar 22, 2012 5:31 pm

    Hiya Mark,

    Don't know how I missed this post...failed there, miserably.

    Yes mate, plenty of blue foam in my cupboard, shout when you need some.



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    Post  thegrimreaper on Mon Mar 26, 2012 7:56 am

    Vanguard up date :- hhmm not so good radio failure happened again not sure if its rf interference from the motor or the BEC not providing enough power to operate all the servos or a problem with the radio I have swaped out the receiver once for a known good one will have to pop to Maplin and pick up a couple of ferrite rings trythat first then work through everything else

    Richard do`s your offer of some blue foam still stand if so how much do you want for some mate ??

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    Post  Tom(ADMIN) on Mon Mar 26, 2012 9:41 am

    thegrimreaper wrote:Vanguard up date :- hhmm not so good radio failure happened again not sure if its rf interference from the motor or the BEC not providing enough power to operate all the servos or a problem with the radio I have swaped out the receiver once for a known good one will have to pop to Maplin and pick up a couple of ferrite rings trythat first then work through everything else

    Richard do`s your offer of some blue foam still stand if so how much do you want for some mate ??

    Regards Mark


    Of course the offer still stands mate, pm me your address and how much you want...it's in sections 3"x3"x24". Two or three lengths be enough? I want nothing for it Mark, I got it for free so you can have some for free.
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    Post  thegrimreaper on Thu Mar 29, 2012 7:35 pm

    Just like to thankyou Richard in the open forum for the blue foam he supplied it will be put to good use, once my nes speed contoller arrives

    thanks again Richard

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    Post  Tom(ADMIN) on Thu Mar 29, 2012 7:58 pm

    You're more than welcome Mark...

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