Other national pages
October 2015: Marcus Wahlin offers plans for his Breithorn, at eight Swiss francs for 16 pages. Footy Unarig sail plans are also available for five Swiss francs.Forums
October 2012: Peter Henderson (UK) sends us this link to information about the "1299" model Footy: http://www.beam.to/bmyc. Click on "Footy Plans" to see a comprehensive PDF including detailed assembly instructions and purchasing info for their pre-molded hull. Well worth a look, even if you don't plan to build this particular boat.
As of August 2012 Andrew Cook has updated the GoSpectre.com website for his "Footy 507". It features a molded hull with built in servo mountings, carbon fiber rig, kevlar/carbon fibre matrix sails, servo arms and waterproof switch. Our Gallery has some older pictures here.
Mike Mayhew in the UK has started making vacu-formed components for Footy Chinese Junks. He has drawings and instructions made up and can also supply electronic components. Email Mike at email@example.com for details. Click the photo at the right to see more in the Photos section.
Victor Models is offering their V-12 Footy kit for $65. The boat looks nice and the kit sounds like it's quite complete.
Barrett Sparkman offers Footy hulls, plans, etc. at his website - Sparkman Micro Marine.
For information on Nigel Heron's "LAJABLESS", watch his photo gallery at www.freewebs.com/heroncomposites or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org. His old website at www.heroncomposites.com is no longer active (June 2007).
Dennis Desprois is offering fiberglass hulls, decks and even completed boats at his RC Boats & Walrus Sails website.
Graham McAllister's scalesailing.com offers:
ScaleSailing is pleased to announce that we now have a supplier of our kits in England. All UK sales enquiries should be addressed to Keith, contact details are at the web page.
- Full kits for the Kittiwake and Pintail.
- Free download plans for the new Harpy
- A Harpy Foam Hull Core for even easier construction.
- Kittiwake style Sails, Lead Bulbs, Mini Bowsies and more
- ScaleSailing now has a supplier of our kits in England.
- Full details on the ScaleSailing Product Range page.
Here are links to discussion forums related to RC sailing, and Footys in particular:
Note: All of these sites will require a free registration process to be
completed before you
can post new questions and responses.
Here are the major organizations governing model yachting. These usually serve as the rule-making body for their country and designate standard classes. The Footy is not yet recognized as a class by some of these organizations YET!