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Name: CHIEF Posted 12th Nov 2017 by circle43nautical Score: 8
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 22 inches
Weight: 1400 grams
Speed: 5 MPH
Runtime: 45 Minutes
NiMH (8.4v)
3 Amp/h
HOBBYWING
10A Constant
Motor: 540
Type: Brushed
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Twin Propellors
Type: 3 Blade
Size: 45mm
VAC-U-BOAT TW200 H.I.P.S. (HIGH IMPACT POLYSTYRENE); KIT CAME COMPLETE WITH ALL RUNNING HARDWARE AND ASSEMBLY COMPONENTS. GREAT KIT FOR BEGINNERS OR YOUNG MODELLERS. COMPLETED IN ABOUT A WEEK OR SO. 1:48 SCALE CONTROLLED BY FLYSKY 4CH XMIT/RCVR. THE FIRST R/C VESSEL IN THE "ILLINIWEK MARINE" FLEET. FEATURES FLANKING RUDDERS, WORKING RADAR ARRAY AND 9V LED NAV LIGHTS AND AMBER STANDING/DECK ILLUMINATION. BTW, THAT'S A DUMAS 1:48 RAKE BOW & BOX BARGE ON HER BOW.

Name: Aziz Posted 5th Nov 2017 by jba747 Score: 5
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust



Motor: 540
Type: Brushed
Drive: Geared
Props: Twin Propellors
Undergoing cosmetic refresh

Name: Flying duck Posted 5th Nov 2017 by Roy-williams Score: 5
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 36 inches



Type: Brushed
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Single Propellor
Model boats plans scatch bilt app 1996

Name: Lloydsman Posted 5th Nov 2017 by RichardSReade Score: 5
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 48 inches
Lead Acid (12v)


Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Single Propellor
I bought this along with another in 2015 and so far have not run it so can not give much information on it, this is still in dry dock

Name: Sea Commander Posted 5th Nov 2017 by RichardSReade Score: 8
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 34 inches
NiCad (7.2v)


Type: Brushed
Drive: Direct Drive
Type: 3 Blade
1960's build finished in 2015 first floated 29/10/2017 first motor run outing 5?11/2017 motor burnt out problem solving pending so now in dry dock

Name: Imara Posted 5th Nov 2017 by Banchang-modeller Score: 8
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 45 inches



Type: Brushed
Props: Twin Propellors
This is Caldercraft (Jotika Ltd) kit. It is an exceptional kit and builds into a great boat of good size. Plan to put a steam plant in it at some point.

Name: LCT Posted 5th Nov 2017 by ModelHover Score: 10
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 42 inches
Runtime: 20 Minutes
NiCad (9.6v)
3 Amp/h
Mtronics 25

Motor: 2 x 400 brushed
Type: Brushed
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Twin Propellors
Type: 2 Blade S Type
Built from a free plan and build article by Glynn Guest in Model Boats mag December 2009, but modified to suit 1/16th Sherman tank which is also radio controlled. Mainly balsa and lite ply construction. Ramp operated on pulley and servo arm system. Work in progress. Still needs gun turrets and handrails etc.

Name: Palaform X500 Posted 4th Nov 2017 by ModelHover Score: 10
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 20 inches
Runtime: 20 Minutes
LiPoly (11.1v)


Type: Brushless
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Single Propellor
Made from ABS by a kit from Palaform. Decorated in SBS Special Boat Squadron markings in the 007 James Bond style. Good on the water and very quick on smooth surfaces such as sports halls.

Name: Airboat Posted 3rd Nov 2017 by Falmouth1729 Score: 8
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 17 inches
Weight: 600 grams
Speed: 15 MPH
Runtime: 5 Minutes
LiPoly (7.4v)


Motor: Brushless
Type: Brushless
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Single Propellor
A little bit of fun!

Name: Palaform Griffon 600 Posted 3rd Nov 2017 by ModelHover Score: 10
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 24 inches
Runtime: 20 Minutes
LiPoly (11.1v)


Type: Brushless
Drive: Direct Drive
As per the other Palaform Griffon 600 in my harbour but this one in RNLI markings

Name: Palaform Griffon 600 Posted 3rd Nov 2017 by ModelHover Score: 10
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 24 inches
Runtime: 20 Minutes
LiPoly (11.1v)
Unknown

Motor: Brushless
Type: Brushless
Drive: Direct Drive
Built from a kit by Palaform in Wellingborough. Made from Depron, a compressed form of polystyrene. Kits can be supplied with of without the brushless motor and ESC. Easy to built, a couple of evenings and loads of fun on water or land but not grass. This one in police makings, reflective material by courtesy of my local police force.

Name: Griffon 2000TD Posted 3rd Nov 2017 by ModelHover Score: 10
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 40 inches
Runtime: 35 Minutes
LiPoly (11.1v)
Unknown

Motor: 600 Brushed
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Single Propellor
Built to a Mark Porter plan with further information from the Model Hovercraft Association. Constructed mainly from lite ply. Two Speed 600 brushed motors, one for lift and one for thrust. Two ESC's. Rotating radar scanner plus navigation & flashing blue lights. Painted in Canadian Coastguard Markings.

Name: HMS Illustrious Posted 2nd Nov 2017 by Gdaynorm Score: 5
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 48 inches



Waterline model to scale 1/192. Model is really a hybrid of the ship during her commissioned lifetime (1939 - 1956). She served mainly in Mediterranean and Far East. Seriously damaged on several occasions, resulting in numerous modifications, which is why I had so many problems settling on a model true to any one date.

Name: Beatrice Maud Posted 1st Nov 2017 by ModelHover Score: 10
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 48 inches
Speed: 5 MPH
Runtime: 120 Minutes
Lead Acid (6v)
4 Amp/h


Built up from a GRP hull to drawings, photographs and plans available on the internet

Name: President 48" Huntsman Posted 31st Oct 2017 by huntsman32 Score: 5
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 48 inches
Speed: 10 MPH
Runtime: 15 Minutes
Lead Acid (12v)
7 Amp/h
700

Type: Brushed
Drive: Direct Drive
Type: 2 Blade X Type
Size: 50mm
HAD THIS BOAT YEARS, RUNS WELL

Name: SEA QUEEN Posted 31st Oct 2017 by huntsman32 Score: 8
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 48 inches
Speed: 3 MPH
Runtime: 20 Minutes
Lead Acid (12v)
7 Amp/h
100

Motor: MFA 850
Type: Brushed
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Single Propellor
Type: 2 Blade S Type
Size: 50mm
I have had this boat for over 40 years, it started life with a merco 61 i/c engine, Sail's very well now.

Name: Aero kits Sea Queen Posted 30th Oct 2017 by Rex3644 Score: 8
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 46 inches
Runtime: 60 Minutes
Lead Acid (12v)
7 Amp/h
Hobby wing 100 amp w/c
100A Constant
Motor: 3650 watercooled
Type: Brushless
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Single Propellor
Type: 2 Blade X Type
Size: 45mm
I felt the need to build something large from scratch having built Sea Nymph Sea Rover aero kits Swordsman kit. Many GRP based I/C powered before converting many of them to Brushless power. In Feb 2017 I bought plans from ebay in readiness for a family trip to Wales. My brother in law has a well kitted workshop in which he produced Sailing dingy kits before retiring. The aim was to produce this boat for the least possible cost. Thankfully there are lots of ply off cuts in Wales plus an 8x5 sheet of 1.5mm so I set about making my own kit during the time I was there. The motor was to be a Marx Decaperm selected from my bits box which I chose to set up using the geared drive. On the first launch performance was lacking to say the least so the motor mount was adjusted to direct drive but alas performance was not much better then everything stopped. The wires on the commutator had become unsolder end a common problem apparently I've now fitted a 3650 brushless stolen from an early attempt of a Huntsman 31 built for my Grand daughter which had replaced the Graupner 600, she is now 19 and interested in other things beginning with B. Having fitted the brushless a lot of vibration was experienced his was traced to a misaligned coupling,next outing will be with a huco type of fitting just to check it out roll on Thursday.

Name: Swordsman hull Posted 30th Oct 2017 by Rex3644 Score: 5
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 34 inches
Weight: 3400 grams
Lead Acid (12v)
7 Amp/h
Chinese
80A Constant
Motor: Johnson 600 x 2
Type: Brushed
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Twin Propellors
Type: 3 Blade
Size: 45mm
This was my first serious attempt at model boating and the hull a Swordsman fibreglass 34.1/2" was purchases 50 years ago from Radio Control supplies Isleworth in 1967 along with a used RCS Sequential radio. Over the years it's been powered by an ED 2.46 Racer a Merco 35 and finally my treasured OS61 VRM With a tuned pipe from Prestwich model boats. Now it's time for a a total rebuild so i,be decided to try twin contra rotating screws and brushed 600 motors. I'm looking to fit a superstructure akin to a Sea King. So far the hull has been stripped of all its hardware and all holes made good with resin and glass fibre tape. Currently making jigs to set up the two new propshafts More to follow

Name: Z-32 Posted 29th Oct 2017 by Jhoffman Score: 9
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 49 inches
Weight: 3300 grams
Speed: 10 MPH
Runtime: 100 Minutes
NiCad (7.2v)


Type: Brushed
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Twin Propellors
Type: 3 Blade
Size: 35mm
1/100 scale German destroyer from World War 2

Name: Prinz Eugen Posted 29th Oct 2017 by Jhoffman Score: 9
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 83 inches
Weight: 13200 grams
Speed: 12 MPH

12 Amp/h


Type: Brushed
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Triple Propellors
Type: 3 Blade
Size: 45mm
1/100 scale German cruiser from World War 2. The paint scheme is from May 1941 when the ship accompanied Bismarck in its fateful voyage.

Name: Titanic Posted 26th Oct 2017 by DessieB Score: 5
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 74 inches



Motor: Mabuchi
Type: Brushed
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Twin Propellors
Type: 3 Blade
Size: 50mm
This model is to 1/144 scale and being built from a "billings" kit

Name: Aeronaut Spitfire Posted 26th Oct 2017 by Skydive130 Score: 8
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 23 inches
Weight: 1200 grams
Speed: 20 MPH
Runtime: 10 Minutes
LiPoly (7.4v)
Turnigy

Motor: Hobbyking outboard
Type: Brushless
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Single Propellor
Type: 2 Blade S Type
Size: 25mm
This is my aeronaut Spitfire. This was my second build following a lifetime of RC Aircraft. The kit was a joy to build with really nice quality wood and components with good instructions. Sourcing the outboard was a challange but Hobbyking had the solution. running on 2 x 7.4v Lipo and Turnigy water colled ESC this should go very well. Not had a chance to run it yet, but the bath test has shown no leaks and sits well in the water. Actionman and his clothing, helmet ect where sourced from eBay for about £12, bargin!

Name: Pacific buccaneer Posted 23rd Oct 2017 by Roy-williams Score: 5
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 36 inches
Lead Acid (12v)
6 Amp/h


Type: Brushed
Drive: Belt
Props: Twin Propellors
Type: 3 Blade
Size: 45mm
Scratch from plans MM.

Name: Pathfinder Posted 23rd Oct 2017 by Roy-williams Score: 5
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 24 inches



Type: Brushed
Drive: Belt
Scratch fishing troller (Scottish) photo us.

Name: Dumas Chris Craft Posted 19th Oct 2017 by Brightwork Score: 5
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 18 inches



Props: Single Propellor
Boat I purchased as is...needs some restoring

Name: Chris Craft Posted 19th Oct 2017 by Brightwork Score: 5
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 18 inches



Type: Brushed
Drive: Direct Drive
Props: Twin Propellors
Type: 3 Blade
Chris Craft I had given to me.

Name: Tri cabin yacht Posted 19th Oct 2017 by Brightwork Score: 6
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 27 inches



Props: Single Propellor
This is a store bought ready built that I liked. 1930's

Name: Chris Craft Cruiser Posted 18th Oct 2017 by Brightwork Score: 5
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 26 inches



Dumas Chris Craft Deluxe 1954 Bought as is ..needs restoration

Name: Chris Craft express Posted 18th Oct 2017 by Brightwork Score: 5
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 22 inches



Chris Craft Express cruiser 22' built from kit

Name: Dauntless Posted 18th Oct 2017 by Brightwork Score: 9
Specs Power Source Control Drive Thrust
Length: 32 inches



Type: Brushed
Drive: Geared
Props: Single Propellor
Type: 3 Blade
Scratch built older model Very heavy. Will be restoring soon


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