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13 issues per year Write Review From €3.31 per issue Model Boats is the world's leading monthly model boats magazine. From radio control warships to stately galleons, this is a must read!

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Model Boats  |  May 2016  


This 84 page issue includes the first part of an occasional series on the construction of a unique quadruple steam turbine powered all metal model of the battleship HMS Dreadnought. The builder, Dr. Marcus Rooks, is endeavouring to build from scratch, and sail, the model in no more than the fourteen months taken for the original full-size version, which is no mean feat.
Glynn Guest demonstrates that is possible and perfectly practicable to build an r/c model from old newspaper, which must an excellent example of positive recycling. Phil Button completes his TSS Manxman model and Douglas McGhee describes how he still builds radio controlled models, even though he now only has a very small workspace. Anthony Addams, whilst on his travels, has visited the Barcelona Maritime Museum that is notable for having an original Spanish oared fighting galley on display as well as an Ictineo submarine.
There are the usual regular columns including Range Finder where Dave Wooley is now painting his super-detailed Deans Marine HMS Skirmisher and Flotsam and Jetsam in which John Parker reminds us of Binnacle Products Ltd and their early post-WW2 wood and cardboard kits.
I hope that there is something for everyone with a passion for model boats here in these pages.
Paul Freshney - Editor
Model Boats is the world's leading monthly model boats magazine. From radio control warships to stately galleons, this is a must read!
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   Model Boats Reviewed Thursday, February 13, 2020 SUBSCRIBER
What can I say? By far the best modelling magazine ever. I started with Model Maker April 1956!
   Model Boats Reviewed Tuesday, February 11, 2020 SUBSCRIBER
Always enjoy reading the magazine which contains a wealth of information from many people that contribute articles and including suppliers adverts
   Great Mag for Model Warship or Boat Builders Reviewed Thursday, October 4, 2018
Great Mag for Model Warship or Boat Builders
   Great product Reviewed Saturday, January 11, 2014
This is the perfect companion for any model boat builder

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