Zis sred vill be schtickied, ja, undt a goot place for mein friendz undt foemen to find der linkages to partz! (I wanted to aggregate some of the links I've accumulated for finding stuff!) (More to be posted when I'm not at work!) Parts: www.strikemodels.com 1/144 Boat kits, parts, just about everything www.battlersconnection.com 1/144 Boat kits, parts, just about everything www.hobbyking.com Cheap radios, servos, ESCs (brushless type), motors (also brushless) http://www.harbormodels.com/site08/...ulsion.htm Universal joints, motors, etc. www.harborfreight.com Cheap tools. Not as good as some places, but they (generally) work. Did I mention cheap? www.prop-shop.co.uk/ Propellers! (Shop is in England) www.harbormodels.com/ Props, motors, universal joints, etc... (shop is in California) www.kershawdesigns.com gears, including 5mm, 6mm, and 8mm bore Kits: http://www.jenkse.us/rcengr/index_files/Page896.htm Mark Jenks sells his lasercut ship kits! USS Baltimore, Bogue, Takao, and others... Boat Plans: http://www.servicehistorique.sga.de...tebato.php The French Navy boat plans page. Vive la France! http://www.servicehistorique.sga.de...as/rec.php Old French Navy ships... and a few others! http://www.schlachtschiff.com/krieg...plaene.htm Tirpitz plans!! Banzai!!! Wood: www.nationalbalsa.com National Balsa also sells good baltic birch plywood www.rockler.com Rockler mainly sells woodworking tools, but also has many types of wood and plywood 60" long! Other Materials: www.mcmaster.com I buy 1/8" stainless rod for driveshafts, but they have the best online catalog for parts small and large ANYWHERE.