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Sep 25, 2008, 06:16 PM
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Originally Posted by Rich S. - CV, CA

So THAT'S what the Tarawa looks like! Funny thing, my brother was stationed aboard her back in the late 70's-early 80's!

Thanks for the pics and a marvelous build!
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Sep 25, 2008, 07:16 PM
3 Blades to the Wind
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I had a friend serve aboard the Pelileu <sp?>

Mini-carriers! They are real workhorses.
Sep 25, 2008, 08:31 PM
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On behalf of the members of the Mission Bay RC Scale Boaters in San Diego, I would like to express our thanks and appreciation for the hard work and long hours that Kay Tillman, Tom Lewis, Ed & Joann Bair, Jack Murphy and many of the other members of the Inland Nautical Society put in to make the INS FALL REGATTA in Riverside a success.

We thouroughly enjoyed the event and look forward to next Spring's Regatta.

If you are within driving distance and were unable to attend this year, put this event on your schedule for next spring. You will see some fantastic boats and enjoy the friendly folks of the INS in Riverside.
Sep 25, 2008, 09:13 PM
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Great cross section of good looking boats - thanks for posting those. Looking for a little more info on a couple of those, will post the photo numbers a little later.
Weather certainly was a plus too.
Oct 25, 2008, 01:18 PM
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wall 4 flat head eng

hello toesup,kmot,jcopter one of my friends intro me to docktalk.i live in the moutains of the i.e..i go riverside to run or sail . i have been making model boats & old timer model air planes for 50 yr's but my 1st interest is boats .i was shown your theads from apr 23 08 .the boat is C G 38 ft picket boat from the 30's it was pub in American Modeler in feb 1958 by my very good friend Bill Baughman he made the constuction artical. i liked the idea of something that was total differant than all the cabin cruisers of day. my personal interest has always been larger models. the model is 5 ft wt. is 32 lbs yes the eng. is a Wall 4 flat head 50 cc. i built boat & eng 1957 & launched 1958, ran model hard for 15 yr's. went on to other things. have gotten back into boating again. i am giving eng new valae sets & new valves, it's tedis work so i thought i would bore you fellows more ifo just ask. redcraftmodels
Oct 25, 2008, 01:22 PM
Grumpa Tom
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Hello redcraftmodels! And a BIG welcome to Docktalk!

Nice to hear about the history of your boat and Wall engine. If you have your old photos digitized, and know how to upload them here we would LOVE to see them.

Best regards,
Oct 25, 2008, 01:30 PM
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tom your luky i got this much would not have any idea what to do geeees i live live in the moutains. regards red
Oct 25, 2008, 01:32 PM
Grumpa Tom
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Okay buddy, hahaha no problem.
Aug 27, 2009, 10:42 AM
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tick, tock...






10:00 AM





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Aug 27, 2009, 11:30 AM
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Name tags with everyones real name and RCG screen name ?

I probably bumped elbows with half these people and never knew it.

Sep 13, 2009, 12:03 PM
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tick, tock...

10:00 AM
Sep 13, 2009, 01:03 PM
QM1 (SW) Stephen L. Vick
I'll be there.... Bringing S-33 the boat which exploded last year... She is back together and in fine trim, the problem which caused the explosion has been fixed.
Sep 18, 2009, 05:13 PM
QM1 (SW) Stephen L. Vick
So... Myself, Steve Little and several others are coming up from San Diego.
I also want to put this out now (even though I will have to repeat it a bzillion times on Sunday) the exposed pushrods in the stern of S-33 are a scale feature and are supposed to be there! I have photos to prove it..
I am looking forward to seeing some old friends and making some new ones!
See Y'all there.
Sep 18, 2009, 07:15 PM
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Don't forget a towel and a change of clothes.
Sep 18, 2009, 08:04 PM
Grumpa Tom
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woodybob! What are you planning on doing??

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