A seller of model yachts on an English beach, ca. 1900.

A seller of model yachts on an English beach, ca. 1900. Stereoptican located and kindly furnished by Jim Gray.

A more complete list of R/C model yacht suppliers can be found here.


Rod Carr, Sailmaker

(and construction and restoration)
3011 17th Ave. NE
Redmond, WA 98052
206 881 2846
Website: carrsails.com
Fittings and Supplies

Graham Bantock

141 High St.
Kelvedon, Essex, England CO5 9AA
+ 44 (0) 1376 571437
Has just brought out a line of vintage fittings, to his legendary standards of quality.
Website: www.sailsetc.com

Worth Marine

617 639 1835

Has a web page.

East Coast Model Center

13 Glen Stuart Drive, Suite 1

Stratford, Prince Edward Island

Canada C1A 8X9

Has a web page.

Kyle Metzloff

5105 Spring Ct.

Madison WI 53705

608 238 8923 or email.

Kyle has a machine shop and foundry and can make custom fittings and cast lead keels from your patterns.

Metal Express

Metal supplier, takes orders from their web site. Free cutting, no minimum order.

Online Metals

Another metal supplier with a web site.

Micro Fasteners

All kinds of miniature fasteners,. They take orders from their web site.

Kits and Built-Up Boats

Hartman Model Boats, Division of Loyalhanna Dockyard

7527 Gilbert Road
Bergen NY 14416
Phone: 585-494-0027
Fax: 585-494-1369
Website: www.hartmanmodelboats.com
Scale Schooners and other hulls and kits.

Milton Thrasher, Radio Controlled Yachts

4258 Hearthstone Dr.

Sarasota, FL 34238

941 966 9172

Hulls and parts for the 1933 A class "Vanja."

Midlife Models

1567 Spinnaker Dr. #203

Ventura CA 93001

805 641 1215

A range of RC and free sailing models, including a fiberglass "Rip Tide II" to the VM and San Francisco Restricted rules. Supplies, restoration, custom building and rigging, etc. Has a web page and an email address.

Climate Boatworks

74 Brucker Rd.

Barrie, Ontario L4N BH9 Canada

705 733 4110

Does both full scale and model yachting work. Has own line of kits. Will modify servos into miniature sail winches. Has a web page and can be reached by email.


My Small Boats

15 Pardon Hill Road

South Dartmouth MA 02748


Has a web page and can be reached by email

Vintage pond boat restorations and antique pond boat sales.

Alastair Mackay

12 Tui Glen Rd.


Aukland 10

New Zealand

John Cherry

101 Calvert Lane

Kingston Upon Hull

England HU4 6BH

01482 355419

Can be reached by email.

Building, restoration, fittings. Has two standard vanes, will make vanes to customer drawings. Makes wooden masts and spars.

Timothy M Sullivan Model Yachts

Has a web page.

Professional builder from pond yacht to museum quality.

Ernest J. Smoker

203 481 6493

Scratch builder in wood and fiberglass, lead castings.

Charles Mayer

P.O. Box 259

Island Heights NJ 08732-0259

908 929 8570

Swampscott Boatworks

run by Dale Wenninger, who has developed a terrific young people's program using model yachts

11316 Rum ´s Hill Drive

Raleigh NC 27614

Christopher F. S. Martin

550 Orleans Street

Saint Paul MN 55107


Schooner and J-Boat Plans

Rene D. Serrao

650 Ketch Harbour Rd.

Portuguese Cove N.S. B3V 1K1


902 868 2954

Has email.


Last updated on June 24, 2007 by Jeff Beck.