RC Sailboats For all your r/c sailing needs, post here.

Emma C Berry sloop rig modification


Old 12-30-2017, 08:08 PM
Junior Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Dec 2017
Posts: 1
My Gallery
My Models
My Feedback
Default Emma C Berry sloop rig modification

Hello all I'm new to the site and to model building, I received an old unopened kit as a Christmas gift. I happen to keep my full size sailboat moored within sight of where the Emma was originally built, and a mile from where she is now, so it seemed meant to be when I received this. Anyway the model I got is set up as a schooner, as the real boat was for most of her life. She was actually built (as you all already know I'm sure) originally as a sloop, and has been restored to sloop rig now. I've been trying to decide which way to build her, and wondered if there's a sloop rig plan or a description of the mods around, or whether people who've built her that way just figured it out as they went?

Sloop rig plans anyone?

Thank you, Mark
dbcooper292 is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 03-08-2018, 03:32 PM
rgburrill's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Trumbull, CT
Posts: 2,041
My Gallery
My Models
My Feedback

Sterling had a smaller model that was a sloop. Perhaps the plans could be blown up to fit the boat.
rgburrill is online now  
Reply With Quote

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy