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>> Home > Research and Plans
Get all the facts and figures here, find out about the old and the new, the full size and the model. This is the section for all those Fireboat enthusiasts who want to re-create the original craft or at least know a little more about it!

Here we are, nine months into this site being online and I have finally decided to add a new section for research and plans, this for many can never come too soon and so here we are! You can find many facts and figures amongst this section on both the full size original "93" and "94" fire boats and also the aerokits models introduced around the mid 1950's.

The Original Fire Boat!

The Aerokits Crash Tender

Various plans/photo's

Go to Pages:- Aerokits Crash Tender - - - Aerokits (Marine Section) - - - Aerokits Magazine Articles!


R.A.F. Crash Rescue Tender

Scale model in two sizes that is ideal for radio control.

For 1.5 c.c. to 3.5 c.c. engines
Length 34.5in. Beam 10in.

For 2.5 c.c. to 5 c.c.
Length 46in. Beam 13.5in.





Fairey Swordsman

Scale model of the famous racing boat by Fairey Marine.

For 1.5 to 5 c.c. engines.

Length 33.5in. Beam 11.5in.





Patrol Torpedo Boat

A comprehensive model that is perfect for radio control. All guns and deck fittings ready-made.

For 2.5 to 5 c.c. engines or 12 volt electric motors.

Length 40in. Beam 11in.





Sea Commander & Sea Queen

Sea Commander, the ocean going cabin cruiser for radio control or free running. Also the big sister ship the Sea Queen a large cabin cruiser with ample space for multi-control radio equipment.

For engines up to 3.5 c.c.
Length 34.25in. Beam 10.75in.

For 3.5 c.c. to 10 c.c. engines.
Length 46in. Beam 14.5in.





Sea Urchin

Attractive looking boat that performs really well.

For 0.5 to 1 c.c. engines or electric motors.

Length 16in. Beam 6in.





Sea Nymph

Day Cruiser with open rear cockpit and removable cabin roof.

For 0.5 to 1 c.c. engines or electric motors.

Length 18.25in. Beam 6.25in.





Fast Patrol Launch

Very popular model that is easy and quick to build.
For 0.5 to 1 c.c. engines or electric motors.

Length 20in. Beam 6.5in.





Sea Scout

Cabin Cruiser with removing cabin roof and open rear cockpit.

For 0.5 to 1 c.c. engines or electric motors.

Length 24.25in Beam 8.25in.





Sea Hornet

A racy speed boat of very strong construction.

For 0.5 to 1 c.c. engines or electric motors.

Length 25.25in. Beam 8in.





Sea Rover

Large cabin cruiser for radio control or free running.

For 1 to 2 c.c. engines.

Length 29.5in. Beam 9.5in.





Star Fish

Suitable for radio control or straight running.

For 0.5 to 1 c.c. engines or electric motors.

Length 28in.





Solent Lifeboat

An all-wood scale model. Twin screw.

Suitable for 8 to 10 c.c. motor or electric power.

Length 48.5in. Beam 14in.





Waveney Lifeboat

By arrangement with the Royal National Life-Boat Institution.

6 or 12 volt electric motors or diesel / glow engines.

1in : 1ft Scale





Tara Yacht

Yacht ideal for free sailing or 1 or 2 channel r/c.

For 1 to 2 c.c. engines.

Length 29.5in. Beam 9.5in.





Sea Hawk Catamaran

Easy to construct self tacking catamaran.

Length 22in. Beam 14in.



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