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Pietvan

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« on: July 07, 2016, 09:00:36 AM »

 Hello from Boksburg South Africa.
My name is Piet and I have been sailing full size Laser and Fireball boats since 1973.
At the moment I am renovating a 1975 Mirror for the grand kids (loads of woodrot).
 I also do RC flying for which I build my own models.
Our sailing club has a few members that do RC sailing during the winter months when the sailing season is closed and the water is rather cool, to be able to join them I have bought a RTR Joysway Focus in the mean time till all my other project have been completed and if the bug bites will be looking at possibly building a boat.
Regards to all :-))
Piet
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« Reply #1 on: July 07, 2016, 10:58:47 AM »

Welcome Piet!  :-))
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« Reply #2 on: July 07, 2016, 12:22:27 PM »


Greetings Piet,

Welcome to the Mayhem!

Free lunch for new members... every 32 of of the month.

We'd love to see some photos of you boats, real and model!
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« Reply #3 on: July 07, 2016, 01:04:39 PM »

Welcome from another model flier. Easy transition I made was via the ubiquitous Springer, an easy first build, a sort of Lazy Bee of model boating.   I don't know if there are any in South Africa, check the thread to see some samples. :-))   Edit, bit slow this morning. You have to call your Springer " Springboker" :embarrassed: %)
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