Classic/Vintage 6m RC Yacht SOLD
6m Class RC Yacht of unknown design.
Wooden construction circa 1985.
Lead keel, and rig and sails. 1.6m long.
This boat has been kept in storage
since last modelled in 1988.
Model project 95% completed, all
Motors and control kit installed but
assume not in working condition.
It will require significant refurbishment
Sails are 30+ years old and possibly fragile
This is my mother in law’s. Her late husband
John built the model as a passion project.
Sadly he didn’t live to see it completed.
For Sale £150 - view/collect Goldalming
Will take reasonable offers - it would be lovely if this yacht could go to a good home to hopefully sail as it was originally intended all those years ago.
Paul Osborne - tel: 01483 414888 or 07977 119935
Ravenna 6m SOLD
Ravenna design, 'Celtic Lady'. GBR 1016
Carbon hull and carbon groovy mast, builder
B Chisum/Sails etc. Previous owners Vicki Mills, Vinnie Zammitt, Richard Dolman and Austin Matthews. Has a certificate.
3 rigs with the boat and a sailbox
PJ Sails winch - nearly new.
Spektrum DX 6e transmitter , Spektrum receiver, lipo/life batteries for boat and charger , transmitter battery charger - all hardly used.
Rain cover for tranny, aluminium case for transmitter, boat trolley
and various bits and bobs including
connectors, heat shrink etc,
This is a complete kit, you just need to
charge the batteries and away you
go with a competitive six metre.
The present owner cannot continue
sailing due to poor health.
The seller would prefer not to
split the ensemble.
Price we are looking for
£1200 or near offer.
Collection from 2 Islands area.
I am handling the sale for the current
owner so I am the first point of contact:
Tel 01525 240049 or 07939 818467
Petrel 6m SOLD
R6M to the Petrel design by John Lewis, planked in cedar by Alan Bright. First measured December 92 by Peter Salt and Bill Green, registration no. 936.
All in excellent condition and a very dry boat in all conditions. Carries the maximum designed sail area of 1227 sq, inches.
Complete with carbon fibre groovy mast, Futaba rudder servo and
Andrews Olympic winch
(plus a spare winch) and
Futaba Tx/RX combo
(model 6J 2.4Ghz). with two RX
Three mainsails (including skinny main) One mainsail unused and 2 jibs (one full size, one No.2).
Launching and Recovery handle and transportation box.
Just Add Water!!
Price: £500 no offers, buyer collects.
Alan Bright, (Beccles, Suffolk)
Tel: 01502 470782
Drisky 6m SOLD
Designed by John Taylor, registered in 2019, this competitive yacht comes 'Ready to Sail'.
Made from Carbon / Kevlar it is both light and durable in its construction. The associated rig is made from high modulus carbon tubes and employs a ball race deck level gooseneck, with compression strut supplied by Sails Etc.
Drisky has an LOA - 1550mm, a Displacement of 12.2kgs and a large sail area in comparison to other 6m, which makes this yacht competitive across the full wind speed bracket.
The supporting equipment is as follows:
RMG 280 Winch / Futaba Rudder Servo.
All sails are made by Potter Solutions with the jibs having separate accompanying carbon booms.
Full Size (A - suit) has some creasing.
Full Length (Flat Main Sail) used once.
2nd Suit of Sails are new.
3rd (Storm) Suit of Sails are new.
Registered Certificate will be supplied.
Best result achieved in this 6m short competitive life, 4th position in the 2019 (UK) Championship at Dartmoor.
Contact: Clive Cooper firstname.lastname@example.org
For collection West Sussex £1200.00
Psyche Classic/Vintage 6m SOLD
For sale by Bournville RS&MBC, an R6M model Psyche. This hull was probably made at Sandwell College under the watchful eye of member Vic Bellerson.
The hull is in glassfibre with a wood deck, all in very solid condition. It has a groovy aluminium mast and aluminium booms but the rig would generally benefit from some attention/renovation. A Whirlwind winch and a rudder servo are included.
The sails are dacron, 6m type but are not necessarily sized to match the sail area this yacht would measure at. There is no certificate.
This yacht when measured would be eligible for the 'classic' section at the 6m Nationals. It would also make a nice leisure sailing boat if preferred.
Price is £150.
Collect from the Bournville club in Birmingham.
Mehalah 6m SOLD
MEHALAH (design 1992) design for Alan Bright
LOA 55.3 inches
LWL 43 inches
Displacement 30.46 lbs
Sail Area 1133 sq inches
It was designed and built by John Lewis and Allan Bright in cedar planking. The design is Mehala and comes with top suit of sails plus skinny main on groovy mast. Boat is certified and comes with 40Mhz transmitter, wheeled trolley stand, launching hook and is all ready to sail.
The winch is a Graupner Regatta, the Rudder servo is Futaba s3003 and the displacement is 13.75 Kgs. The boat is available for collection from Great Yarmouth in Norfolk and the price is £500.
Michael Howard. M: 07757009062
Dolphin 6m (Gretel) For Sale -
Great boat to sail. I am only selling it due to extending of my family and not having the room to store it.
It comes with a full set of sails (sails include Number 1 main and jib, Number 2 main and jib and also a skinny main.
She has a Titan sail winch and comes with the measurement certificate and 2x Life batteries.
I am looking for around £500 for her and collection is from Plymouth, Devon.
Dolphin R6M For Sale - SOLD
Selling on behalf of the family of the late David Alston:
Reg no GBR854
Hull with RMG 280ES winch and a rudder servo.
Single mast, with no sails or rigging.
£300 including winch but can be sold separately.
Contact Laurie Brown email@example.com
Rococo 6m For Sale - SOLD
Built in 2016 in glass by Geoff Earle
Carbon groovy mast
Savox waterproof rudder servo
RMG sail winch with 42mm self tensioning drum
Housemartin top suit in (as new condition).
Scrim working top suit (Fair condition) PJ Sails
Scrim 2nd suit (Fair condition) PJ Sails
Rudder upgraded to gunboat style.
Currently has Spektrum receiver fitted
Good boat to get into 6 Metre sailing
Boat is in Bournville (Birmingham)
Revival GBR 884 'Bad Moon' SOLD
Fibreglass hull, wooden deck. Good condition.
Carbon groovy mast and new carbon bent booms.
Measured with certificate.
Brand new Housemartin #1 suit,
Skinny main and #2 suit.
RMG copy winch, and servo.
Boat is in Plymouth, but can help to arrange meeting to collect.
Dave Kent 07447901559 / firstname.lastname@example.org
GBR 968 is a Graham Bantock designed Revival once again it is wooden planked this time it comes with two suits of sails. Both boats have not been sailed for some time and maybe in need of a little TLC although they are nicely built and the sails on this boat look to be of a high standard.
Contact Graham Whitehead for more details.
GBR 961 is a John Lewis designed Petrel and is wooden planked it has a just the one sail rig as shown in the inset picture, originally registered at the Broads MYC they are now located at Farnham in Surrey.
Contact Graham Whitehead for more details or to make an offer.
GBR 1029, "Don't Touch", is an excellent Rococo moulded in carbon/epoxy for the late Ron Cringle by CM Yachts.
She comes with a film top suit, a Dacron top suit and a Dacron reduced height main sail.
All electrics are present with Futaba 4EXA transmitter on 40MHz, matching receiver, crystals, Futaba 9204 rudder servo, Whirlwind Atlas winch, batteries and charger.
A stand and trolley are also included.
Everything you need to get going with a competitive R6M.
She is in Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Contact Henry Farley to arrange a viewing
Barry Chisum built Ravenna in carbon fibre, recently measured GBR 1030 complete with Graupner Regatta winch (with fly lead) and Sails etc top suit only.
Judging from the other hulls we know of this provenance it should be a quick six.
Contact Cliff Paskell-Jeffery in Doncaster for more information.
GBR 924 Tern Blue Hull with 2 sets of sails registered originally as K924* looks like a John Lewis design could be a Tern, not positive
Sails are marked GB there is some play in the rudder tube and a split in the mast whirlwind winch fitted.
*Ed Note K924 is an ex Two Islands yacht and was originally called Chilli 3, it is a fibreglass? Tern design by John Lewis by Russel Faraday & John Davies.
GBR 983 Modified Revival Black hull registered as K983* not sure of design comes with mast boom etc 2 sets of sails (unknown makers mark) whirlwind winch.
* Ed Note K983 is registered as a modified Revival design by Graham Bantock, built and first registered by Mr. Blake-Milton. The boat was originally called Ra.
Amarillo - Roccoco -NOW SOLD
This Graham Bantock Rococco design was built by Ron Huggett and once again was registered (1036) and certified in 2001.