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Seaport Tugs

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Rod & Line Fishing bait delivery

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Any Other Builds

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Masterclasses

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Welcome to the Mayhem Build Masterclasses

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VOSPER MOTOR TORPEDO BOAT BUILD

An in-depth build of a GLYNN GUEST plan, for the beginner

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FAIREY SWORDSMAN - A PLAN FOR BEGINNERS

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Bryan's Northumbrian

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George's TID Tug

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DRIFTER/TRAWLER FREDERICK SPASHETT

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1915 steam drifter build

A BoatMadman Masterclass Build:

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63 FOOT RAF AIR SEA RESCUE LAUNCH

A Bluebird Masterclass Build:

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CERVIA Tug Build

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General Havelock

A Bryan Young Masterclass Build:

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Whitehills Lifeboat

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Blue Marlin - Heavy lift semi submersible ship

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Winston S Churchill

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Technical, Techniques, Hints, and Tips

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Modelling tools

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The "Black Arts!" ( Electrics & Electronics )

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Radio Equipment

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DC Motors (Brushed) and Speed Controllers

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