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Happy Hunter with Fitting Set

Happy Hunter with Fitting Set

£569.99

The Happy Hunter is a scale reproduction of a Dutch ocean-going ...
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Brass Ladder 250mm x 9mm (Pack of 2)

Brass Ladder 250mm x 9mm (Pack of 2)

£4.38

Brass Ladder 250mm x 9mm (Pack of 2)
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Crimping Sleeve for R1321 (Pack of 20mm)

Crimping Sleeve for R1321 (Pack of 20mm)

£5.10

Crimping Sleeve int dia 2mm
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Rigging Plate 3 Hole 25 x 5mm (Pack of 10)

Rigging Plate 3 Hole 25 x 5mm (Pack of 10)

£6.12

Rigging Plate 3 Hole 25 x 5mm
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Antenna Head 20mm (Pack of 2)

Antenna Head 20mm (Pack of 2)

£3.00

Antenna Head 20mm diameter, 18mm Height
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Robbe Z Drive inc Coupling

Robbe Z Drive inc Coupling

£15.60

Robbe Z Drive inc Coupling Prop diameter 40mm Shaft Lenftg 40mm ...
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Mini Bulb Green 3mm (Pack of 50)

Mini Bulb Green 3mm (Pack of 50)

£41.16

High-quality mini bulbs with extremely small dimensions, made by a special ...
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Mini Bulb Red 2,3mm (Pack of 50)

Mini Bulb Red 2,3mm (Pack of 50)

£62.16

High-quality mini bulbs with extremely small dimensions, made by a special ...
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Universal Joint - Red

Universal Joint - Red

£2.54

Modular type universal joint, requires inserts to complete. Old Part No. ...
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Threaded Coupling Insert M4

Threaded Coupling Insert M4

£2.29

M4 Threaded Insert Old Part No. C8011
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Marine Radio Control 2.4ghz Package Set inc Servo, Batteries, Charger & 15A ESC

Marine Radio Control 2.4ghz Package Set inc Servo, Batteries, Charger & 15A ESC

£79.99

This pack provides the radio control unit and all items necessary ...
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Plain Coupling Insert 4mm

Plain Coupling Insert 4mm

£2.29

4mm Plain Insert, Includes grub screw Old Part No. C8007
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Copper Eyelet 0.5mm (100)

Copper Eyelet 0.5mm (100)

£2.35

Sold in packs of 100, these eyelets are manufactured from 0.6mm ...
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Plain Coupling Insert 3mm

Plain Coupling Insert 3mm

£2.29

3mm Plain Insert, Includes grub screw Old Part No. C8006
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Hitec HS311 Standard Servo

Hitec HS311 Standard Servo

£9.40

The HS-311 sport servo provides the novice modeler all the performance ...
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Plain Coupling Insert 1/4

Plain Coupling Insert 1/4

£2.29

1/4 (6.35mm) Plain Insert, Includes grub screw Old Part No. C8018
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Caldercraft Admiralty Paints

Cornwall Model Boats | Adhesives, Paints & Grease | Paints |  Caldercraft Admiralty Paints

Admiralty Water Based Paints

A range of high quality water based paints from Admiralty Paints, designed specifically for use on model kits.

Admiralty Stains

A range of high quality Waterbased stains from Admiralty Stains.

Admiralty Varnishes

A range of high quality water based varnishes from Admiralty Varnishes.

Should I use Waterbased or Enamel paints?

Through our own personal experience we recommend waterbased paints as they both act and appear identical to enamels but also have a number of advantages and only one minor limitation as detailed below:

Advantages of using waterbased paints:

  • Admiralty Paints Waterbased paints are touch dry far quicker than enamels, meaning less time waiting around and more time modelling.
  • Admiralty Paints Waterbased paints offer a better one coat coverage than enamels.
  • Admiralty Paints Waterbased paints can be thinned down with water to produce ‘washes’ whereby the surface is coloured by the paint but the underlying grain and natural wood is still visible.
  • Admiralty Paints Waterbased paints are non harmful.
  • Using Admiralty Paints Waterbased paints means paint brushes, clothing, skin etc. can all be washed in water; there is no need for chemical cleaners.
Limitation of using waterbased paints:

  • Some components that require soaking can not be pre-painted. For example some modellers will paint the wale planking prior to soaking in water, bending and attaching to the model. If a waterbased paint has been used, depending upon how long it was left to dry, the colour may bleed onto surrounding timber.

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