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« on: November 25, 2011, 10:55:34 pm »

G'day all. My name is Clive Griffiths although my member name is GriffoTheBold. This nickname came about by taking a radical step with a customer that really paid off for him.
My interest in boating started when I discovered model boat endurance racing when I lived in Johannesburg, RSA back in the late sixties early seventies. Leaving Africa to go back to Australia rather put modelling interest on hold until I took up R/C aircraft and then flying Ultralights (microlights). The rising costs of flying put a stop to that little endeavour.
I am now retired and living in Tasmania and with a bit of time to spare (I hope) I am going to take up model boats. There will probably be a few questions in the future.
My other interest is to make steam engines.

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Re: New Member
« Reply #1 on: November 26, 2011, 12:42:42 am »

Welcome aboard, Clive. Yet another Aussie on the forum O0



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« Reply #2 on: November 26, 2011, 02:25:13 am »

Hi Clive

Friendly bunch here and no question goes unanswered. If you put a build thread up pm me and I'll look in. Steam - don't understand it but I'm willing to learn

Random question here, Tasmania/Deloraine - do you have big spiders?  

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Re: New Member
« Reply #3 on: November 26, 2011, 07:43:27 am »


Griffo AKA Clive, can probaly tell us about their Devils, Tasmanian style. O0 O0 O0
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