• V32 Curved Deck Beams

    Just starting on my V32 and was wondering about installing the curved deck beams. The instruction say the finished width at beam #1 should be 4 5/16th. To make this happen I am going to need to cut about 1/2 inch or more off the beam. That's going to ...
    by FRETLESS06 2 years ago (Replies: 1, Views: 1649)
  • Getting started

    I would like to get started in sAiling but am confused about what all I need to buy. Other than usual wood wofrking tools and materials, what parts do I need to build a complete radio controlled unit? I am interested in building the "America's Cup" ...
    by Stant 2 years ago (Replies: 2, Views: 1563)
  • Can't get controls to respond on my V-32

    replaced batteries on both controller and in boat. ideas?
    by user21729 2 years ago (Replies: 1, Views: 1583)
  • Need Complete Rigging for Stars & Stripes

    Sadly, my house was destroyed in a fire in June 2015 and I was only able to salvage the hull, internal servos and the remote, which much to my surprise are in decent shape. To make her sail worthy again last October I spoke with Ruby at Victor and ordered ...
    by StarsandStripes 2 years ago (Replies: 2, Views: 1436)
  • V32 Black Magic assembly manual

    Does anybody have the assembly manual for the V32 Black Magic boat? Pages 8 & 9 are missing from mine....I've tried contacting Victor by phone & email but have been ignored....
    by Anonymous 2 years ago (Replies: 0, Views: 1599)
  • jig

    where are the best plans for a soling 1M jig plan complete. thankypu
    by sarterton 2 years ago (Replies: 2, Views: 1504)
  • Deck Separating From Gunnel

    I have an older soling that is starting to ship water where the deck is attached to the hull. I need to try and seal it without removing the entire upper deck. I hope to be able to place glue on a small thin applicator and run it under the lip of the ...
    by mrazor 2 years ago (Replies: 1, Views: 1292)
  • Finishing touches

    Hi.....I'm looking at building a V-12A as a starter to get back into RC boating now that I've retired but it's been several decades since I've built anything. Had a Victor 1 Meter long ago and enjoyed it a lot. I've never been very good at final finishing ...
    by Anonymous 2 years ago (Replies: 1, Views: 1495)
  • attaching keel

    There are two methods of fixing keel to hull--glue and screw. I bought a used soiling which has the keel glued in place. Unfortunately it is loose and whish to correct the situation. Are there any recommendations. Thanks Brian
    by Anonymous 2 years ago (Replies: 1, Views: 1886)
  • Looking for Help with your V 32?

    Here are two excellent places to go for help in building or fine tuning your V32. While these articles were published a while ago, the information is still viable. Here are links to those sites. http://www.victiques.com/v32pages/v32kithelp.htm ...
    by Anonymous 3 years ago (Replies: 0, Views: 1906)
  • Australia 2 Restoration

    I am anxious to start restoring the AUSTRALIA 2 and need your help. I want to order a set of sails w/corners Mast boom and rudder. Also for reference the builders manual will be helpful. Is their a deck and rigging hardware kit available as well as ...
    by user18849 3 years ago (Replies: 1, Views: 1826)
  • mini soling sail winch

    lost directions from 20 years ago how long is the sail winch need to be center to center of holes
    by user18689 3 years ago (Replies: 0, Views: 1887)
  • Rudder shaft Solin 1 Meter broke- rudder fell off - need replacement

    Two days ago while sailing, boat went off on it's own.... not sure why but rudder shaft apparently broke, and rudder is gone..... I have left messages at victor-model phone number, sent email to ruby at victor-model trying to order a replacement Solin ...
    by user18625 3 years ago (Replies: 2, Views: 1859)
  • Southern Maine Clubs?

    We are trying to launch a program in a park in Portland, ME for model sailboats. Any contacts to share for outreach? Thanks.
    by user18594 3 years ago (Replies: 1, Views: 1590)
  • Maine sailing clubs?

    I have recently obtained a v-32 while here in Sebring Fl. As snow birds we will return to southern Maine in the spring. I would like to locate a sailing club in our general area which I could sail with during the summer. If anyone has such information ...
    by user18241 3 years ago (Replies: 0, Views: 2508)
  • Where can I get a new remote control for a V-32

    My Father in Law purchased this remote control sailing boat at an auction but it didn't come with a remote control. Can I purchase a remote control all by itself? Thanks!
    by user18113 3 years ago (Replies: 1, Views: 2244)
  • Soling keel assembly

    Looking to build the Soling 1M. Kit says you need to supply lead ballast and resin. Where do you get the ballast and how much? There's also a keel filling jig. Do you need this too?
    by PaulD 3 years ago (Replies: 2, Views: 2447)
  • Rudder block for America3 24"

    Hello, I am completely new to the model RC sailboat world and I'm pretty lost with the instructions. More specifically, I can figure out what part the intructions area referring to. It says for Hull Prep: 1. Insert 5/32 diameter rudder log tube into ...
    by user17793 3 years ago (Replies: 1, Views: 2161)
  • Would like to hear from anyone that has built a Mary J Ward

    I have built a Soling 1M and sail several times a week but would like to build a model from and earlier time and am considering the Victor Mary J. Ward. I would like to talk to others that have taken on this project to learn more.
    by Anonymous 3 years ago (Replies: 2, Views: 2317)
  • • Need instructions for assembly of V-12 A

    I need a copy of the assembly instructions for the kit V-12 A. Thanks to whoever can help me. My email address is jibe@bellatlantic.net
    by Anonymous 3 years ago (Replies: 1, Views: 2550)