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Name: RNZAF W1 Posted 23rd Nov 2018 by jbkiwi Score: 5
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 36 inches
Weight: 2900 grams
Speed: 10 MPH
Runtime: 40 Minutes
LiPoly (7.4v)
2 Amp/h
CHINA
5A Constant
Motor: TGY 28/45 2000KV INRUNNER
Type: Brushless
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Twin Propellors
Type: 3 Blade
Size: 25mm
36" Scratch built model of RNZAF W1, a British Power Boat 64ft HSL. Has twin brushless motors, twin ESCs, twin sound units, water cooling pump, full lighting and r/c switches for lights and pump. Took approx 5 yrs to buid on and off. hull is strip planked and f/glassed, deck is ply, wheel house is balsa.

Name: Formidable Posted 19th Nov 2018 by humelvin Score: 9
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 48 inches
Weight: 12000 grams
Speed: 3 MPH
Runtime: 50 Minutes
Lead Acid (12v)
8 Amp/h

5A Constant
Type: Brushed
Drive: Geared
Props: Single Propellor
Type: 4 Blade
Size: 65mm
Hemmens 'Formidable' 5 years to make! Double plank on frame. First plank skin fastened with wood trenails. Scale planking. Second skin mahogany strip to Lloyds spec. 10,00 copper rivets. Was intended for Hemmens V-4 steam but chickened out so electric - V-4 now bench run only.

Name: Gusty Cat Posted 18th Nov 2018 by tomarack Score: 5
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 39 inches
Weight: 7000 grams
Lead Acid (12v)
2 Amp/h
HK

Motor: 12V
Type: Brushed
Props: Single Propellor
Type: 3 Blade
Size: 35mm
Gusty Cat is model of Thames sailing barge staysail class with auxiliary motor (no bowsprit)

Name: fair wind Posted 16th Nov 2018 by keithtindley Score: 8
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 36 inches
Weight: 2000 grams
Speed: 3 MPH
Runtime: 15 Minutes
NiCad (6v)
3 Amp/h


kyosho fair wind yacht .This is getting on for twenty years old,it is a big yacht wth a main mast and sails that is over 4 feet high.The electrics are futaba and it has two servos fitted one for the rudder and the other is for the sails.The hull is Abs with the mast and booms made from aluminum.I purchased this in a poor state with problem electrics and in need of tlc.

Name: Hydro Posted 15th Nov 2018 by Purser1944 Score: 8
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 33 inches
Weight: 2000 grams
Runtime: 10 Minutes
LiPoly (18.5v)
5 Amp/h
Flycolor
105A Constant
Motor: Sss4075
Type: Brushless
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Single Propellor
Type: 2 Blade X Type
Size: 45mm
Complete fibreglass.straight shaft, uses three channels. Speed,Rudder,and flaps for rear plane .when using best to wear brown trousers (on 5 cells I have had 57.4 mph

Name: A577 Posted 15th Nov 2018 by colindavies Score: 5
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 20 inches
Weight: 700 grams



This model belongs to a friend of mine who had this in his attic where it got damaged and its condition deteriorated, he asked me if I would refurbish it. This is a static model and I have submitted this to help to show the variety of craft that the RAF Marine Branch operated in the 68 years of its existence. The Armoured Target Boat was the brainchild of the Air Ministry's "I've had a good idea" Department. The requirement was for a target boat that could be bombed from the air with practice bombs. The 40ft Armoured Target Boats were developed from the slightly smaller 37.5ft ATBs which had been designed by Scott-Paine and others at British Power Boat in 1932. A couple of years later, in 1934, whilst bringing the first of the 64ft HSLs into service, it was realised by the Air Ministry that the condition of the aircraft had been advancing and that it was necessary to provide additional protection to improve the first type of Armoured Target Boats (the 37.5ft type). T.E. Shaw suggested to Scott-Paine that he should increase the length of the 37.5ft type to 40ft and fit twin rudders. In addition the Air Ministry prepared a new armour plating arrangement which gave separate protection for the crew and engines and coxswain. There was a further alteration to the forward bulkhead which resulted in it being changed to vertical instead of raked fore and aft to overcome the new conditions for bombing. A long series of trials were carried out with the ballast with the 40ft type launch and eventually it was approved. The 40ft thus became the standard type Armoured Target Boat (ATB). The first batch of 15 craft of the 40ft type were ordered in 1935 with further batches being ordered in 1936, 1937 and 1938. A further addition was the introduction of a 3rd engine, this helped to maintain a good speed on the ranges, and helped to counterbalance the the boat as it had been found that in a tight turn the 37.5ft ATB had a tendency to roll over.

Name: Loch Ranza Posted 14th Nov 2018 by ChrisG Score: 8
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 40 inches
Speed: 3 MPH
Runtime: 100 Minutes
Lead Acid (18v)


Motor: MFA 919D series
Type: Brushed
Drive: Geared
I bought an unfinished Graupner paddle steamer kit which was in a bit of a state and spent many happy hours making her look loved. The hull and paddle wheels were in an acceptable condition but the deck and superstructure left lots to be desired. The previous owner had purchased the motor which was 50.1 geared and pushes the boat along well all other bits including 'smoke' brass portholes and new superstructure added by myself. She was a delight to finish and looks an absolute dream on the water.

Name: Leilah Marie Posted 14th Nov 2018 by Purser1944 Score: 8
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 48 inches
Weight: 2000 grams
Speed: 10 MPH
Runtime: 60 Minutes
LiPoly (7.4v)
5 Amp/h
Hobbyking
20A Constant
Motor: GHD
Type: Brushless
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Twin Propellors
Type: 3 Blade
Size: 55mm
Fibreglass hull and top.deck is hand laid planking with black card in between to simulate caulking.props are prop shop three blades at 55mm each working radar and search lite. Mainmast lights consist of white over red, learned this very early in my career first thing you see when pilot comes aboard is his white hair, followed by his red nose..... full lighting system. Plus nav lights

Name: HMS Launceston Castle Posted 12th Nov 2018 by Joburg-sailor Score: 5
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 42 inches
NiMH (7.2v)
Mtronics Viper Marine 15

Type: Brushed
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Single Propellor
Type: 3 Blade
Successor to Flower Class Corvettes. This Castle Class built from scratch. As my first scratch built boat I decided to build with "surf board" keel that carries all the ballast. Model handles perfectly with no "Nodding" and rolling like a toy in rough water. Keel acts as display stand when ashore. Took 2 years to build. Pic's taken at various stages of construction on and off the water.

Name: James w. Crawford Posted 11th Nov 2018 by Purser1944 Score: 5
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 56 inches
Speed: 4 MPH
Runtime: 100 Minutes
Lead Acid (6v)
10 Amp/h
Viper 15 amp 2 no
10A Constant
Motor: Hectaperm 6 volt
Type: Brushed
Drive: Geared
Props: Twin Propellors
Type: 4 Blade
Size: 55mm
Scratch built. 56 lighting bulbs,2 bright led search lights all Xmas tree lights can be made for commands. Working radars etc. Vessel belongs to C.C.G.S. Used for buoy maintenance,and ice breaking,surveys etc.

Name: Gwyneth Posted 11th Nov 2018 by Nerys Score: 5
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 25 inches



Type: Brushed
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Single Propellor
I have never added to my fleet by buying in before, but looking at the Bring and Buy stall at the Blackpool show recently I couldn't resist this little boat. I like fishing boats anyway, but this boat was beautifully built, clinker on frame, planked decks, good standard of woodwork, altogether, a worthy addition to my fleet. I sailed her for the first time today and was well pleased with her performance.

Name: Bečva Posted 8th Nov 2018 by soptik Score: 5
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 35 inches
NiCad (6v)


Motor: speed 400/ 6v
Type: Brushed
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Single Propellor
Type: 3 Blade
Size: 40mm
Das Schiff verfügt über eine funktionale Beleuchtung. Kontrollierte Motor- und Ruderfunktion

Name: Thames Police Launch Posted 8th Nov 2018 by robbob Score: 8
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 36 inches
LiPoly (11.1v)
2 Amp/h
Turnigy 30A watercooled

Motor: Turnigy 3548 outrunner
Type: Brushless
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Single Propellor
Type: 2 Blade S Type
Size: 40mm
Constructed from a kit by Vintage Model Works, based on a design by Phil Smith for Veron, started June 2018......work in progress.

Name: Key west Posted 7th Nov 2018 by Biscuit Score: 9
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 22 inches
Runtime: 5 Minutes
LiPoly (11.1v)
Hobbyking
90A Constant
Motor: 1800 Kv
Type: Brushless
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Single Propellor
Type: 2 Blade X Type
Size: 35mm
I restored this some time ago, it was a bit of a state but came out well, I used to run one of these with my youngest son back in the day was a fast boat even then !

Name: Bluebird Posted 7th Nov 2018 by Biscuit Score: 10
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 27 inches
Runtime: 5 Minutes
LiPoly (11.1v)
4 Amp/h
ETTI
120A Constant
Motor: 2881kv
Type: Brushless
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Single Propellor
Type: 2 Blade X Type
This was a Touchwood static kit that my boy brought back from Coniston, it said it could be converted to Rc and had some sketchy drawings that were not very good. I decided to go brushless with it and lipo battery, was not an easy job as had to go it alone to find out C/G and drive set up. The kit was very poor with a twisted hull and resin parts that were far too heavy, I made some aluminium planing wedges and various other parts to save weight. This project took the best part of 5 years to complete as it would go back on the shelf as I got stumped for ideas then back off again as I found a bit more inspiration, overal it came out well and runs on rails with. Good turn of speed as you can see in the vid I posted.

Name: Kyosho Jetstream Posted 6th Nov 2018 by Biscuit Score: 9
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 32 inches
Runtime: 10 Minutes



Motor: Os 10 with pullstart
Type: IC Engine
Drive: Geared
Props: Single Propellor
Type: 2 Blade X Type
Size: 30mm
I restored this from a basket case, luckily the decals were in the box and never used, I reckon its from the late 1980s quite a collectible boat nowadays, runs lovely, has The optional trim tabs which it needs. I painted it with enamel paint then clear coat over the decals pretty model.

Name: Tearinto Jet boat Posted 6th Nov 2018 by Biscuit Score: 10
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 12 inches
Runtime: 10 Minutes
LiPoly (7.4v)
4 Amp/h
Joysway
40A Constant
Motor: 5000kv etti
Type: Brushless
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Single Propellor
Type: 3 Blade
Size: 15mm
Toy jet boat converted to brushless great fun, fast and furious

Name: Joysway Rocket Posted 6th Nov 2018 by Biscuit Score: 10
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 24 inches
Runtime: 5 Minutes
LiPoly (11.1v)
Hobbyking 70 amp
40A Constant
Motor: 1700 kv
Type: Brushless
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Single Propellor
Size: 30mm
This is a fun boat, self righting so can go out in all weathers very fast and handles great !!

Name: Graupner Rhode Island Posted 6th Nov 2018 by Biscuit Score: 10
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 34 inches
Runtime: 10 Minutes
LiPoly (11.1v)
Graupner 90 amp
90A Constant
Motor: Graupner 2000 Kv
Type: Brushless
Drive: Direct Drive
Type: 2 Blade X Type
Size: 35mm
Lovely outboard boat, had to add some wedges to stop it hooking in the turns, but looks lovely

Name: Drag cat Posted 6th Nov 2018 by Biscuit Score: 10
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 45 inches
Runtime: 15 Minutes



Motor: Petrol tuned 26cc Zen
Type: IC Engine
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Single Propellor
Type: 2 Blade X Type
Size: 70mm
This is my carbon hull Drag Cat, it has a tuned 26cc petrol Zen engine with a hand made tuned pipe, been clocked at 65mph fantastic boat, but space is running out so it’s been up for sale for a while.

Name: Tibourn Posted 6th Nov 2018 by Biscuit Score: 8
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 40 inches
Runtime: 20 Minutes



Motor: Merco 60
Type: IC Engine
Drive: Direct Drive
Type: 2 Blade X Type
Size: 50mm
I was given this boat to restore, came out ok, it was made in 1968 and used to be raced off shore.

Name: Vosper Posted 6th Nov 2018 by Biscuit Score: 10
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 42 inches
Runtime: 30 Minutes



Motor: Os 40 fourstroke
Type: IC Engine
Drive: Geared
Props: Single Propellor
Type: 3 Blade
Size: 50mm
I always liked the sound of a fourstroke engine so I thought I would replace the brushless motor in this boat with an aircraft Os 40fs which I converted with a water cooling jacket that I turned up on my lathe. I also made a reverse gearbox with a clutch, the gearbox is operated by a servo and works well, I also fitted a water pump so could still cool the engine while ticking over stationary, boat has been weathered and is fitted with lights and a searchlight that swivels around operated by another servo, there is also a cooling fan above the engine just to help keep things cool.

Name: Huntsman Posted 6th Nov 2018 by Biscuit Score: 10
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 48 inches
Runtime: 20 Minutes



Motor: Irvine 60
Type: IC Engine
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Single Propellor
Type: 2 Blade X Type
Size: 60mm
A friend gave me this half built in 1978, it has sat in my loft till 2 years ago when I decided to throw it away as it was all twisted and the hull had been built all wrong, but I thought I would have a go at trying to finish it off. The wood had dried out so had to replace a lot of it but this is how it turned out, it’s a great rough water boat and fast too, one of my favourites.

Name: Ashes Posted 6th Nov 2018 by Sakibian Score: 5
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 15 inches
Weight: 500 grams
Speed: 10 MPH
Runtime: 10 Minutes
LiPoly (7.4v)
20A w/brake brushed esc
20A Constant
Motor: 180 20000rpm 7.4v motor
Type: Brushed
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Single Propellor
Type: 3 Blade
Size: 30mm
3d printed hull, makes it a bit heavy but that's good when it runs fast. It's actually too fast for the scale. Can't run it on full speed. It literally stands up on full speed. Medium throttle is enough to make your face shine. The boats small. Can't take more than 2s 600mah but can 1s 1000 can be used.

Name: Tarpon Posted 1st Nov 2018 by Gordon-B Score: 5
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 36 inches
Weight: 1000 grams

Mtroniks TIO Marine 30

Motor: Graupner Speed 600 8.4 Volts
Type: Brushed
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Single Propellor
Scatch built in 1959 from MM 494 plan, laid up till 1985 and now, 2018 being given a new lease of life (I hope)!. Some details are void as I need advice on what prop and battery to select.

Name: Star Yacht Posted 31st Oct 2018 by onetenor Score: 3
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 9 inches



Motor: Sails
Another Star Yacht needing refurb

Name: Star Yacht Posted 31st Oct 2018 by onetenor Score: 5
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 12 inches
Weight: 500 grams

Star Yacht

Motor: sails
An old Star yacht needing total refurb

Name: samson Posted 29th Oct 2018 by keithtindley Score: 9
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 22 inches
LiPoly (7.4v)
2 Amp/h

10A Constant
Motor: electric
Type: Brushed
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Single Propellor
Type: 3 Blade
good kit .versatile for additions and finish

Name: no name Posted 29th Oct 2018 by keithtindley Score: 9
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 25 inches
LiPoly (7.4v)
2 Amp/h

10A Constant
Type: Brushed
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Single Propellor
Type: 3 Blade
nice looking launch that runs well !

Name: kipper Posted 29th Oct 2018 by keithtindley Score: 9
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 19 inches
LiPoly (7.4v)
2 Amp/h
chinese
5A Constant
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Single Propellor
nice smooth running boat


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