Jump to content

Black Sheep

New Forum Member
  • Content Count

  • Joined

  • Last visited

Community Reputation

0 Neutral

Personal Information

  • First Name
  • Last Name
  1. Hi Mike, I'm coming to the conclusion that it was a bit heavy and shifty wind wise for the boat, you're quite right, it's much smaller than the Thunder Tiger Victoria I had intended to buy "can't get one of those at the moment sir, how about one of these?" If memory serves me correctly, it was turning to wind under a gust. I'm going to repair the sail simply my stitching the hole closed with some cotton, perhaps not quite ideal, but it'll allow me to use the boat again before making other drastic changes
  2. Hi mike, Thanks for the suggestion, it does indeed have the RC rudder fitted
  3. Hi, About 14 years ago I built an MRP Aussie 2, sailed it a couple of times and then it's been sat in my room at my parent's since I moved out (11 years ago), it's spent the last 6 years on the lounge window ledge (mum likes yachts) a quick google appears to show that it's a re-brand of the Kyosho Ocean 500 Dad and I tried sailing it today and it was both enjoyable and a bit tricky, perhaps there was a bit too much wind and I've ripped the back of the mainsail. I'm thinking that the age of the sail and it having been sat in the sun for a number of years it may be best to repla
  • Create New...