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by Richie
Thu Feb 15, 2018 10:11 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2745
Views: 373404

Re: Pic of the Day

We use high build because we have high build. High build is applied then blocked back until Mike is satisfied we have the panel looking as close to the 67 Guise as is possible. The high build is laid onto the powder coated panel which is thoroughly keyed before hand. Once all and sundry are in agree...
by Richie
Sun Jan 28, 2018 6:55 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Prints for sale
Replies: 17
Views: 795

Re: Prints for sale

Reckon you can programme a screen saver of said prints for your OLED :D
by Richie
Fri Jan 26, 2018 12:32 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Prints for sale
Replies: 17
Views: 795

Re: Prints for sale

I thought my Pittaway was “Bluebird at speed” Clearly I need to remove it from the wall and have a look. I find it strange in a way that most of the project team have purchased images of the Boat, yet we see the real thing three times a week (or more in some folks cases) I believe Novie may top us a...
by Richie
Fri Jan 26, 2018 12:18 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: BBP Diary
Replies: 428
Views: 77830

Re: BBP Diary

I second Mikes thoughts... pace has increased exponentially over the last few weeks, Bills plate is rather full would be an understatement. I guess you need to think, do you want the boat done sooner, or a story about where we are :D I have no doubt there will be a retrospective, and there is always...
by Richie
Thu Jan 25, 2018 10:30 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Prints for sale
Replies: 17
Views: 795

Re: Prints for sale

All great choices !

I have bluebird at speed and Full Power, the latter is not a Pittaway though.
by Richie
Wed Jan 24, 2018 10:56 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Stolen Sponsons
Replies: 6
Views: 552

Re: Stolen Sponsons

Like a well oiled machine with correctly meshed sprockets !
by Richie
Wed Jan 24, 2018 10:14 am
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Prints for sale
Replies: 17
Views: 795

Re: Prints for sale

Healey,

I have purchased a number of prints through the bluebird project shop in support of the project, the quality is fantastic, I have mine framed. I know a few of us have them
by Richie
Fri Jan 19, 2018 1:31 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 788
Views: 131008

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

Nearly resembles K7......Nearly :D
by Richie
Fri Jan 19, 2018 1:28 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Pic of the Day
Replies: 2745
Views: 373404

Re: Pic of the Day

Andrew453 wrote:
Fri Jan 19, 2018 12:17 pm
Ah Graphspeed - I remember covering the bottom of GP14s with it back in my rag and stick days (a very long time ago). Expensive stuff, and I don't recall it making a whit of difference.
sailing the wrong boat Andrew ;)
by Richie
Thu Jan 18, 2018 2:53 pm
Forum: Bluebird Rebuild
Topic: Bluebird & Other Scale Models
Replies: 788
Views: 131008

Re: Bluebird & Other Scale Models

A close pal of mine was a smoot OCD growing up, he would assemble the model, enjoy it for a short period then carefully dismantle it, place it in a clearly labelled walls ice cream tub along with its instructions, where upon it would be placed in his wardrobe with the other 200 or so similar boxes. ...