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>> Home > Forum > Boat Specific Chit Chat! > Flyer 15, racing hydroplane
Flyer 15, racing hydroplane
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BigAlio
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Forum Posts: 44
12th Feb 2018 18:44  
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Hi Ive found a great web site http://www.shipmodell.com/index_files/SHIPMODELL_FLYER.htm
lovely 1:6 scale model hydroplane some great work enjoy
great selection of models and build blogs.
I got the one on the right from ebay its a static model at the moment i will fit it out for some fun on the water.


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Donnieboy
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Forum Posts: 33
12th Feb 2018 19:28  
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Thanks for the web site info.Will check it out

boaty
(Commander)





Forum Posts: 38
13th Feb 2018 23:10  
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Really lovely model. What power unit are you considering ?

I can picture this boat with small brushless performing at scale speed and attracting a lot of attention.😁 BOATY


Dave Keech
BigAlio
(Commander)





Forum Posts: 44
13th Feb 2018 23:18  
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thank you boaty thought i might put small twin brushless motor and use a mixer to save trying to fit a rudder.

Dampfgerd
(Chief Petty Officer)





Forum Posts: 9
14th Feb 2018 20:12  
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Flyer 1:4 Scale sratch build
http://www.miniwerft.de/modelle/hydroplane-flyer/fotos-flyer...
Not good in water without modify hull


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BigAlio
(Commander)





Forum Posts: 44
14th Feb 2018 20:18  
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very nice check out http://www.shipmodell.com/index_files/SHIPMODELL_FLYER.htm
I found this one yesterday. 1:6 scale


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Dampfgerd
(Chief Petty Officer)





Forum Posts: 9
14th Feb 2018 20:26  
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yes give some in 1:6 and 1:4
https://youtu.be/BWbhOtzlAqY
I have Paper plan in 1:6 and Name is Gremlin CAD drawn
not easy to build and nothing for beginner, many stringer and bends. Allone the stringer have 195 glue points
Picture :http://www.rc-modellbau-schiffe.de/wbb2/index.php?attachment...


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BigAlio
(Commander)





Forum Posts: 44
14th Feb 2018 20:40  
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Im building a sg&k gentlemans runabout at moment very similar shape. i got this one off ebay 35 inch long.
thats a lot of stringers going on there


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figtree7nts
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Forum Posts: 392
14th Feb 2018 21:36  
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Very elegant looking model!
Don't forget to post a video of her on the water!


"Fair winds calm Seas"
liamduck
(Sub-Lieutenant)





Forum Posts: 11
14th Feb 2018 22:19  
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Thanks for the link. Some superb models on there.
I want to build that Victory model. Research starts now !


Rains a lot here, but the water only comes halfway up the ducks !