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5984

3D printed Footys

I've been working with Selwyn Holland in AUS for the last year or so to develop 3D printing as a viable alternative for making boats. Footys are a natural for
mudhenk27
May 22
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5983

Re: Footy newbee

It's a bit disappointing to see that the latest flurry of activity here is about RG65s...sigh. But it's all good, and the RG65 is a great class. Plans for my
mudhenk27
May 22
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5982

Re: Footy newbee

Plans for the Cobra are available here: http://www.allradiosailboats.com/design/cobra Many Footy plans here: http://www.allradiosailboats.com/class/footy
Thomas Armstrong
May 22
#5982
 
5981

Re: Footy newbee

Its called a Cobra. Bill can be contached at (billhagerup@...) I'm sure he will send you the plans.
us1m090
May 22
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5980

Re: Footy newbee

Thanks, do you know the name of the design you sailed?
freshwatermodels
May 21
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5979

Re: Footy newbee

Bill Hagerup (the old/new Footy Class Secretary) has designed a couple hard chine RG65s that are built using the tape and glue meted. I sail one, and it's
us1m090
May 21
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5978

Re: Footy newbee

Thanks! The RG65 looks like the right boat for me! For me building is half the fun so may try a Frank Russell Goth RG65 or a hard chine boat. I'm now
freshwatermodels
May 20
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5977

Re: Footy newbee

Thanks, I wondered about balance since the footy stuff I have read seems to be cavalier about the balance between CLR and CE. Now looking at the RG65 !
freshwatermodels
May 20
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5976

Re: Footy newbee

I, too, agree...the Dragon force is a great place to start and stay with...the boat is reasonably priced and performs extremely well. To get a bit more
gemmert2003
May 19
#5976
 
5975

Re: Footy newbee

Good day, Just my tuppence worth - also new to RC sailing started with footys. I was never able to overcome issues with things like weather helm etc.
kearsley.john
May 19
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5974

Footy newbee

I'm in Rochester NY soon to be in Cape Vincent NY. I've sailed full size boats but am interested in the Footy as an entry level boat . Across the river
freshwatermodels
May 19
#5974
 
5973

Re: Quahog Regatta

PLEASE NOTE, THE QUAHOG REGATTA HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL OCTOBER 22ND. While a little rain has never been known to scare off the heartiest of Footy Sailing
pea92182
Sep 30, 2016
#5973
 
5972

Re: Quahog Regatta

There is an RC Laser group on Marco Island and, I believe, a Soling group in Naples. Footy's ???? Carl Hansen Sent from my iPad
Carl Hansen
Sep 25, 2016
#5972
 
5971

Re: Quahog Regatta

Heading down to Naples, FL next week. Is there a club or group that sails in that area? Ron B
Ron Bauer
Sep 24, 2016
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5970

Re: Quahog Regatta

Nathan We met at Rosemary Lake in Needham when you came up for the Footy Regatta a couple of months ago. I'm making a new Footy and should have it with me for
John Lamport
Sep 24, 2016
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