Sails: The Source of Power: “Must Know” information by Rod Carr
Building a Victoria
We list a series of “how to” articles to help you build your next Victoria. They are listed in no particular order and OMYC does not endorse a specific method. Read them and pick the best that suits you
- Bakersfield Model Yacht Club Victoria Construction Guide. This article by Chris Staiger is published at the BMYC webpage. Click here to download the PDF document.
- Victoria #2 – A Competition Optimized Victoria One-Design Class Model by Rod Carr. This is a guide of building a race capable Victorias, published in the Victoria resource center
- Step by Step building by the Okanagan Model Sailboat Association
- Article by Dave Acree, 2003, published in the Model Yachting Resource Center website
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Battery University Nice information to help you decide which battery is right for you.
Measure the tension of the shrouds, backstay, forestay or any line in tension. Here are some versions: