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>> Home > Forum > Boat Specific Chit Chat! > Proboat UL19
Proboat UL19
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boaty
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Forum Posts: 64
21st Nov 2018 15:59  
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Just had a new Proboat UL19 Hydroplane delivered. Has anyone had any experience with one. It says 4 to 6S lipo but it mentions not to run flat out all the time on 6S and advises to reduce power in the turn to save the electrics overheating. Never had this info with my Backjack 29 and new Sonic Wake as both don't overheat when at full throttle.
For some reason the UL19 has a larger prop fitted than the two other boats and the Blackjack has an Octura prop which I got from Prestwich Model Boats and goes very well.

The motor in the UL19 is the same as the one in the Blackjack.
My theory is that as the UL19 is a hydroplane which when set up is heavier at the bow and will need an extra burst of power to get it up on the plane.

Boaty😁


Dave Keech
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Forum Posts: 482
21st Nov 2018 16:38  
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More to do with size/ pitch I think👍