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Old 04-03-2014, 12:35 PM
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Hello fellow 1/2A'ers. I was surfing around on the lunchroom TV at work today and lo & behold I see this uber-bad***** boat making a run on a MAVTV program. Couldn’t believe it when I saw the driver/navigator names & the boat number. It’s the Cox/Cox #049 “Obsession” sprint boat.

Dunno if they’re related to Leroy but surely it couldn’t be coincidental that their names are Cox and their boat number is 049! I Googled it and found a few youtube videos. There’s other info out there on facebook but I don’t go there.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2u27GD5jl24

Who’s gonna be the 1[SUP]st[/SUP] to build a model with a hot TeeDee in it?
Old 04-03-2014, 05:39 PM
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I have a cracker box on a TD .020 here is a link. Audio tached at just under 26k no load with exhaust throttle sleeve.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gSqH9EZGKKc

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Old 04-03-2014, 05:42 PM
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http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1397709&page=9


About here is where the build starts

And a pic of the bare bones showing my power plant for surface drive
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Old 04-03-2014, 06:12 PM
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Here is a reed engine on a small hydro 17.6k on the straights one of the better speed moments.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ohyQuig0E2g&feature=player_detailpage
Old 04-03-2014, 07:57 PM
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"Scheiße!"

Love it, look at that BW go on the water!

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