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soling 1mtr
« on: July 14, 2014, 08:06:06 AM »

just finished a soling,very easy build..first sail yesterday well pleased...12 days start to finish....good value for the price...like building a large micro magic....only requires about 10 inches of water to sail....tony
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Re: soling 1mtr
« Reply #1 on: July 14, 2014, 08:18:39 AM »

Pictures Tony. we need pictures  ;) ;) ;)


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Re: soling 1mtr
« Reply #2 on: July 14, 2014, 08:21:19 AM »

sorry don't know how...will ask son-in-law later....tony
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Re: soling 1mtr
« Reply #3 on: July 14, 2014, 11:38:45 AM »

Did you import it from the US or buy it in the UK?
The Soling 1m is a nice boat and the keel is perfect for slipping over pond weed.
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Re: soling 1mtr
« Reply #4 on: July 14, 2014, 11:57:57 AM »

bought from c m yachts uk 155 basic kit plus pp...very good value me thinks.....tony
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Re: soling 1mtr
« Reply #5 on: July 14, 2014, 01:25:28 PM »

Sounds like a good buy to me as well.  :-))
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Re: soling 1mtr
« Reply #6 on: July 16, 2014, 05:24:49 PM »

my boat
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Re: soling 1mtr
« Reply #7 on: July 16, 2014, 06:20:19 PM »

Looks nice Tony.
Are the spars wood?
Is there just one rig available
or are there measurements for a heavy weather rig?
I suppose at the price all servos/winches are left up
to the individual.

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« Reply #8 on: July 16, 2014, 06:59:16 PM »

mast and spars are wood...one suit of sails.....sails up to wind speed of 20plus mph, well pleased with it...plenty on soling web sites....using a hitec sail arm for sails standard servo for rudder....just like a mm to build.a good source of lead ballast on e/bay from Doncaster....reclaimed 1.50 kilo...3 kilos reguired......tony
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Re: soling 1mtr
« Reply #9 on: July 16, 2014, 07:10:42 PM »

Sounds good Tony :-))
Can you give us a link to the reclaimed lead?
Cheap as chips :}

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Re: soling 1mtr
« Reply #10 on: July 16, 2014, 07:52:46 PM »

ned item no 221490472805 e/bay 07754473822 2.5 mm collect only   tony
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Re: soling 1mtr
« Reply #11 on: July 16, 2014, 08:44:22 PM »

he also does some cheaper at 1.30 a kilo .....tony
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