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Old 12-05-2007, 08:03 PM
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im am new to rc airboat i have no experience really just a little and i want to start making me a boat.. WHERE DO I START???
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Old 12-05-2007, 09:48 PM
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What did you have in mind? Nitro powered, gas powered or electric? Do you want to do ground running as well as water running?
let us know and we'll certainly try to help you out.....That's why we're here.
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Old 12-05-2007, 10:18 PM
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have a look on the site find gator his hulls are the best they are great fun very fast too go for nitro rc plane engine electric is good but not very long run times nitro lasts all day or until you crash or sink it lol
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Old 12-08-2007, 08:02 PM
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i have thee hull built and the moto mount mounted to the hull. i think i'll post pics tommorow
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Old 12-09-2007, 08:31 PM
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what can i put on the bottom to make it run on asphalt or cement
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Old 12-10-2007, 01:15 PM
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you could add some strips of delrin on the bottom, that should hold up quite well on pavment.
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