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Forum: RC Boats General Discussion 04-29-2015, 05:48 AM
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Views: 330
Posted By Hydro51
I have no idea, I was under the impression as a...

I have no idea, I was under the impression as a kid that my grandfather built it from scratch from his own plans. It may be an old Dumas kit, but I honestly don't know if it is or not.
Forum: Speed - RC Gas Boats 04-27-2015, 03:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 523
Posted By Hydro51
Wasting your time, you would have to run with no...

Wasting your time, you would have to run with no cowlings to get the air flow needed to keep the motor cool, thus letting the hull fill with water. Autobailers wouldn't even keep up with that amount...
Forum: Speed - RC Gas Boats 04-27-2015, 03:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 404
Posted By Hydro51
Like Ron said, make sure it's a marine RX. You...

Like Ron said, make sure it's a marine RX. You shouldn't have any interference with a 2.4gzh radio.
Forum: Speed - RC Gas Boats 04-27-2015, 03:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 373
Posted By Hydro51
More torque for those larger more aggressive...

More torque for those larger more aggressive props also.
Forum: RC Boats General Discussion 04-27-2015, 03:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 330
Posted By Hydro51
Exclamation Circa early 80's Cabin Cruiser

Built by my grandfather from his own plans back in the early 80's. Boat was sold after he passed in 2001 in the Lawton, Oklahoma area. If ANYBODY has seen this boat or knows where it is now, let me...
Forum: RC Boats General Discussion 04-27-2015, 03:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 383
Posted By Hydro51
Yes it is, actually that's probably a little...

Yes it is, actually that's probably a little light for the size of the boat. But then again you built it of carbon fiber (lighter and stronger). I have 2 wood gas outriggers that both weigh under...
Forum: Speed - RC Gas Boats 04-25-2014, 07:40 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 15,600
Posted By Hydro51
http://www.colipera.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/10...

http://www.colipera.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/Calm_Down_by_Criftus.jpg
Forum: Speed - RC Gas Boats 04-20-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 356
Posted By Hydro51
http://i1328.photobucket.com/albums/w530/UltraKfx/...

http://i1328.photobucket.com/albums/w530/UltraKfx/Stryker%20GEN%202%20Hydro/Redbull16_zps0a6ea4f7.jpg...
Forum: Speed - RC Gas Boats 04-15-2014, 06:25 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,810
Posted By Hydro51
3rd is just 2nd place looser, lol. Nah, I was...

3rd is just 2nd place looser, lol. Nah, I was happy just to finish with no penalties or a blow over! I sent you a request on FB.
Forum: Speed - RC Gas Boats 04-14-2014, 05:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,810
Posted By Hydro51
I sent you a request, along with Tim and...

I sent you a request, along with Tim and requested to be a member on the JRCBD page.

So you thought I was going to wet my pants huh? LOL!!
Forum: Speed - RC Gas Boats 04-14-2014, 04:42 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,810
Posted By Hydro51
http://i1328.photobucket.com/albums/w530/UltraKfx/...

http://i1328.photobucket.com/albums/w530/UltraKfx/StrykerGen2_zps0361b430.jpg (http://s1328.photobucket.com/user/UltraKfx/media/StrykerGen2_zps0361b430.jpg.html)...
Forum: Speed - RC Gas Boats 04-14-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,810
Posted By Hydro51
Thank's! I decided to join facebook after a long...

Thank's! I decided to join facebook after a long time. Mainly just to try and keep up with JRCBD and get some of the photos Tim got.
Forum: Speed - RC Gas Boats 04-14-2014, 01:55 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,810
Posted By Hydro51
http://i1328.photobucket.com/albums/w530/UltraKfx/...

http://i1328.photobucket.com/albums/w530/UltraKfx/OKMBA2_zpsfe2e69b9.jpg (http://s1328.photobucket.com/user/UltraKfx/media/OKMBA2_zpsfe2e69b9.jpg.html)
Forum: Speed - RC Gas Boats 04-14-2014, 01:18 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,810
Posted By Hydro51
Would you mind posting the one he got of mine on...

Would you mind posting the one he got of mine on the water? I'd like to save it. If he's got it posted that is.
Forum: Speed - RC Gas Boats 04-14-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,810
Posted By Hydro51
Lol! He told me he got a few pics and was gna...

Lol! He told me he got a few pics and was gna put em on facebook. That pic was during open water testing Friday afternoon. I'm not on facebook, he also got a couple pics of my boat on the water...
Forum: Speed - RC Gas Boats 04-13-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,810
Posted By Hydro51
I had a couple with him and Duane, lol. It was...

I had a couple with him and Duane, lol. It was nice to put a face to the names rather than always reading what they type on a thread. I look forward to racing more in the future.
Forum: Speed - RC Gas Boats 04-13-2014, 04:20 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,651
Posted By Hydro51
That's good to hear, glad you got some time on it.

That's good to hear, glad you got some time on it.
Forum: Speed - RC Gas Boats 04-13-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,810
Posted By Hydro51
Here's a couple shots I took of 2 racers from...

Here's a couple shots I took of 2 racers from Wichita, KS. These are coming out of turn 4.
http://i1328.photobucket.com/albums/w530/UltraKfx/Wichita1_zpsbd5c8eae.jpg...
Forum: Speed - RC Gas Boats 04-13-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,810
Posted By Hydro51
I ended up taking 3rd place overall in open g...

I ended up taking 3rd place overall in open g hydro in my first event this weekend. Got to meet some guys from Dallas and Amarillo. Tim Martin and Duane Oldfield (great guys) along with Buckshot,...
Forum: Speed - RC Gas Boats 04-10-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,651
Posted By Hydro51
I mix my camp fuel, 8oz. of...

I mix my camp fuel, 8oz. of this:http://www.lucasoil.com/products/display_products.sd?iid=289&catid=17&loc=show&headTitle=%20-%20Lucas%202-Cycle%20Land%20&%20Sea%20Oil%20TC-W3, per 1 gallon of fuel. ...
Forum: Speed - RC Gas Boats 04-05-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 630
Posted By Hydro51
I run camp fuel in my 29.5cc and haven't touched...

I run camp fuel in my 29.5cc and haven't touched my needles since fine tuning it to get the plug color and performance I was looking for. I also use this oil from Lucas mixed 8oz, per 1 gallon of...
Forum: Speed - RC Nitro Boats 03-31-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 317
Posted By Hydro51
You can enter the race here, click on, online...

You can enter the race here, click on, online race entry and scroll down till you see "Quake on the lake" click on it and follow the directions: http://rcracingevents.com/
Forum: Speed - RC Gas Boats 03-31-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,810
Posted By Hydro51
You can enter the race here, click on, online...

You can enter the race here, click on, online race entry and scroll down till you see "Quake on the lake" click on it and follow the directions:http://www.rcracingevents.com/cgi-bin/rcrev.pl

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Forum: Speed - RC Gas Boats 03-30-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 688
Posted By Hydro51
A good once over to make sure every nut and bolt...

A good once over to make sure every nut and bolt is tight is a good idea and it also wouldn't hurt to check the carbs diaphragms to make sure there not brittle or cracked. Depending on how long it's...
Forum: Speed - RC Gas Boats 03-29-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 512
Posted By Hydro51
Take a piece of 11/32od by 1/4id brass tube about...

Take a piece of 11/32od by 1/4id brass tube about 2 1/5 to 3 inches long and glass it in the hull, then slide a piece of 5/16od by 1/4id brass tube in that flush with the end facing the motor all the...
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