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Old 08-25-2012, 04:24 PM
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Default My NEW boat has arrived

I have been wanting to get back into boats for a long time. I found Radtek online and just fell in love with the design and craftmanship with the hull and finally convinced myself to do it.

The hull arrived yesterday and here it is at my office (wouldnt deliver to home due to size) and me standing next to it. this thing is 92" long!!!!!

The plan is for two HUGE electric motors and hopefully be just shy of the 100mph mark when it is all said and done.

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Old 08-25-2012, 04:34 PM
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Man that thing is HUGE!!

How much did you get it for?
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Old 08-25-2012, 04:49 PM
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What do you plan to use? Possibly a Mamba xl2? Will car escs work in boats?
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good luck with a 100 mph,
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Old 08-27-2012, 12:08 PM
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That's awesome! Can I ride in it?
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Old 08-29-2012, 07:19 PM
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Yikes, I see a lot of lipos filling that hull...
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Old 08-30-2012, 02:04 PM
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That's going to be sweeeeet though Nintyeight740 is right you will need 50 pound's worth of lipos in her lol.

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Old 08-30-2012, 10:10 PM
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Sweet boat...for electonics try finedesignrc.com they are one of my fav places to browse slash drool.
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Old 09-03-2012, 10:56 PM
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wow that's so nice to see
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Old 09-17-2012, 11:36 PM
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He is a build thread on electric :
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Old 09-18-2012, 03:55 PM
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I would suggest Hifei 300 pro esc and some 50 size motors on 12s lipo for each motor.
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Old 09-23-2012, 09:01 AM
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I hate to bust your bubble, for what it's worth that haven't made the motors yet that will push that boat close to 100 MPH. Sorry.
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Old 11-14-2012, 12:41 AM
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Its a monster
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Hum I bet you could Turbine is your friend
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that thing is awesomely huge but how much jusice is it going to take to power that monster and what are your ideas for motors
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