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I bought an amphib !!

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This quirky, versatile little bugger is on sale from Dovetail on Steam (£5.99) so I thought what the heck. (Republic RC-3 Seabee)

 

IRL there's nowhere to really play with it in the UK in floatplane mode, apart from Scotland of course! The Lake District "should" be ideal, but someone saw fit to slap a 10 mph limit on them all...

Enjoy!

To boldly go... although technically it's missing a "C" :wink:

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Isn't that the Seamus Bond plane?

 


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It's a fun plane to fly around! Nice shots.

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3 hours ago, Jude Bradley said:

Isn't that the Seamus Bond plane?

Kind of, although it was Roger Moore's Bond who piloted it to Scaramanga's base. :wink:

Incidentally, it took the beaching very well it seems. Mind you, the Seabee's hull was robust enough I believe.

Anyone know if there's a patch to fix the instrument panel: The throttle and prop pitch (& mixtur too I think)work the wrong way i.e. pull them out of the panel to increase rpm and decrease pitch.. 


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Author of FLIGHT: A near-future short story (ebook available on amazon)

I made the baby cry - A2A Simulations L-049 Constellation

Sky Simulations MD-11 V2.2 Pilot. The best "lite" MD-11 money can buy (well, it's not freeware!)

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