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Old May 16, 2012, 05:25 PM
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Xrad's RC Clipper

Thought you might like to see a few pics of my scratch RC clipper and rebuilt trawler....

I am also building a scratch/kit bash steam tug, full RC...
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Old May 16, 2012, 08:56 PM
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Very nice. Have you sailed your clipper? Did you use plans, or scale off ship drawings (and which ones)?
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Old May 17, 2012, 11:10 AM
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Thanks!

I drew up the plans from scratch based on classic designs at end of clipper era. Only sailed her in the bath tub for ballast placement. I have to finish the rigging. I liked the best Cutty Sark for inspiration.
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Old May 22, 2012, 10:04 PM
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Nice Hellen! it looks like mine in a couple months could you post some more pictures of it or send me a link to them I would love to see for some ideas
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