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This Is a aero -naut toben tug It Is kit built It has a aero-naut 6v geared motor It runs on a 6v 4amph sealed battery has a old type speed controller sliding arm type the battery last In excess of two hours Its great with korts nossole steering the hull and cabin are abs and the most water proof boat I have ever sailed on Southport model boat club one of the fleet have changed the set up have a old mfa electro thottle esc In Instead now yet to try the new setup
another photo of my asrl figures are modifyed american 1/32 multI pose airfix a 400 motor a 20amp esc and a 7.2 buggy pack It planes just great took It out today ran for over 3/4 of a hour and the motor never got hot It work a dream now to get my whaleback on the water same scale same firm but with mods on southport model boat lake today sunday
no It was built from photos It will be at the new woodvale site this year In southport 28&29 july In southport the small model slipway kit Is nice size for a car boot but If you have more space the kitshack the larger one Is nice also the slipway one Is a formed cabin and hull the kitshack Is wood a lot more work but your prefrence good luck micheal
too dennisw my model Is scatch built at 1/24 scale the nearest I could find Is the vernon kit from the sixtys they sometimes come on ebay model slipway do a 1/32 kit and deans marine do a plastic model of one hpoe this helps anything else I have the line plans for one on show at the r a f museum In hendon they have a full size one on show hope this helps
sorry gregory did, nt know there was catch too getting back issues myself If your doing the 1/35 scale elco too save you some money on the crew set modify a set of airfix 1/32 us army muitipose figures they just need life jackets put on and fill In the legs a bit with miliput made a coulpe of set for a club member hope this helps
model boats magazine did a build of this boat It was In a special christmas edition so If you get In touch with them they have back editions for sale hope this Is of help they spell out what motor and battery setup they used hope this helps
hiya dreadstar running mine on 2 777 motors and twin speed controls was useing 2 7.2v packs but speed Is slow so I am In process of updateing to 1 9.6v pack and runnning both motors off one speed control needs must will let you know how It preforms mick your boat looks like the old vernon kit of the vosper rttl you can still get the plan for It from the designer of the original boat