Alans Boatyard

These link to external sites which I have no control over.


IOS Logo

I am a member of the International OSV Society, who specialize in building very detailed models of Offshore Support Vessels.

4D Model Shop Logo

4D Model Shop, they produce my Etched Brass Sheets.


Arbrush equipment & material.

Airbrush equipment & material.

| Amadeal |

Supply airbrush equipment & general engineering items.

Airbrush equipment & material.

I use their 'ULTRA' Airbrush & the website has lots of useful information.
I use their paint for airbrush & brush painting.

Most of the material for my |  Far Stream  | Plug, Mould & Hull came from them.

Supply a wide range of quality Fibreglass Hulls.

My 'Wyeforce' & | Flatholm |  ('Al Khubar') are kits from Model Slipway.

My Metalworking Lathe & Mill are from Warco.


Modern Royal Navy & Merchant Ship Plans & Drawings.

They have a very wide range of plans & hulls.

They have a large range of plans & hulls.

Possibly the Worlds largest supplier of Model Boat Plans. 


A good source for TurboCAD in Europe.

A great source of TurboCAD training programs, I use several of them.

Don Cheke has a range of excellent TurboCAD tutorials, I have several of them.

I am currently using TurboCAD 20 Platinum Pro.


All about the WAVENEY class lifeboat & the US Coastguard versions.

A friend & fellow IOS member's site.

Featuring hand made wooden vessels.

The Glasgow & Richmond Model Boat Club.

| GRMBC |

Featuring Fireboats from around the world.

A friend & fellow IOS member is a World Champion Model Builder.

| HMBC |

Haagse Model Boat Club in the Netherlands.

Maritime History Society of Detroit, it has a model building section.

This website is of the A.P. Moller - Maersk Shipping Company.

The site of a radio control model boat builder.

A great site for anything to do with the hobby, with a big links page.

A comprehensive site with lots of information.

| MPBA |

Model Power Boat Association, the main UK organizing body.

A Netherlands based Nautical Links site.

A friend & fellow IOS member.

Covering ships using the River Mersey & Manchester Ship Canal in the UK.

The club of my friend Hans Jurgen Mottschall.

In Gutersloh, Germany & used by the IOS for their 2010 Meeting.


Checked on 15.07.2014