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Old 14-02-2010, 12:18 PM   #1
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40" propulsion

I know nothing about model boats... What sort of propulsion, size etc would i need to get a good turn of speed, for tinkering about.... Think Id prefere electric motors if the costs are similar

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Old 14-02-2010, 02:56 PM   #2
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Offshore boat or circuit ?? What sort of weight ??
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Old 14-02-2010, 08:47 PM   #3
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Electric is far more "acceptable" if you are running them in public areas (parks/boating ponds). IC is definately frowned upon these days in most areas
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Offshore boat or circuit ?? What sort of weight ??
1.6kg bare hull and deck. Its not for racing, just larking about..... be happy with 20-30mph I suppose. Possibly sea use..
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alternative is petrol strimmer engine?? prefere electric but as i understand that better
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