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Forum: RC Airboats
01-21-2008, 10:40 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 31,080
Posted By n8mkr

RE: Big Swamp Buggy ??'s

Greg:

I am coating the entire boat with epoxy, the 20min finish cure variety even before I paint anything. After several coats of that I will sand it smooth and paint whichever parts I decide...
Forum: RC Airboats
01-14-2008, 04:49 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 31,080
Posted By n8mkr

RE: Big Swamp Buggy ??'s

Rick:

Could you please send me a link on the precise item you are talking about?
[email protected]

Thanx,

John
Forum: RC Airboats
01-14-2008, 10:04 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 31,080
Posted By n8mkr

RE: Big Swamp Buggy ??'s

It's a cockpit, but I am doing away with mine. To me it just looked like a great place to catch water or snow, or an onboard swimming pool. I have a piece of light ply that is going to serve as the...
Forum: RC Airboats
01-13-2008, 11:24 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 31,080
Posted By n8mkr

RE: Big Swamp Buggy ??'s

OK Guys, here are my latest pix. I sanded and shaped both sponsons and filled in any cracks left between the center edge of the sponson tops and the frame, with epoxy, and sanded them to contour. I...
Forum: RC Airboats
01-08-2008, 05:48 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 31,080
Posted By n8mkr

RE: Big Swamp Buggy ??'s

Lol, is funny you posted that here. I have read that thread and am subscribed to it. I think that idea is very cool!![sm=idea.gif]
I have been looking on towerhobbies.com to locate one like it or...
Forum: RC Airboats
01-08-2008, 08:53 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 31,080
Posted By n8mkr

RE: Big Swamp Buggy ??'s

Noah:

Having used almost all of both bottles of the hobby foam, I believe that the hull bursting warnings are very overstated. Of course, my hulls were wide open at the top as you can see from...
Forum: RC Airboats
01-08-2008, 12:58 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 31,080
Posted By n8mkr

RE: Big Swamp Buggy ??'s

Dave:

What weight of figerglass cloth did you use? I am inclined to use a medium or light. Just not sure. Do I want the wood to show through or the texture of the heavy cloth. I don't plan...
Forum: RC Airboats
01-07-2008, 09:08 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 31,080
Posted By n8mkr

RE: Big Swamp Buggy ??'s

Noah:

I have no idea how it is going to corner. It is going to be an adventure. Yes indeed it is a BSB!!

John
Forum: RC Airboats
01-05-2008, 11:36 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 31,080
Posted By n8mkr

RE: Big Swamp Buggy ??'s

Tim:

Ok here are my pix. I decided to use foam in the sponsons for extra strength as I intend to use this on the snow and ice. I still have not decided whether I am going to put some...
Forum: RC Airboats
01-05-2008, 01:59 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 31,080
Posted By n8mkr

RE: Big Swamp Buggy ??'s

Thanx Tim, it looks great. I just glued the sponson bottoms on. Perhaps I will take some photos tomorrow morning.
Forum: RC Airboats
01-03-2008, 09:03 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 31,080
Posted By n8mkr

RE: Big Swamp Buggy ??'s

New Racer:

Check the link below. See the post by CFRACR. He has an interesting airfoil on the front of his BSB. I have asked him to report on it's performance but have not heard back. It...
Forum: RC Airboats
01-01-2008, 09:03 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 31,080
Posted By n8mkr

RE: Big Swamp Buggy ??'s

Christmas was good and the New Year holiday good too. My daughter asked for a RC model airplane and got one for Christmas. We have started building it. It is an ARF, a discontinued model by...
Forum: RC Airboats
12-14-2007, 06:32 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 31,080
Posted By n8mkr

RE: Big Swamp Buggy ??'s

Dad:

Do you think the Super Tigre .90 is going to look ok on this?

John
Forum: RC Airboats
12-14-2007, 06:28 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 31,080
Posted By n8mkr

RE: Big Swamp Buggy ??'s

Captain:

Here is the plan for the standard engine stand. I will study the instructions further to see if names the thrust angle.

John
Forum: RC Airboats
12-12-2007, 10:54 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 31,080
Posted By n8mkr

RE: Big Swamp Buggy ??'s

VK5ZMC de N8MKR

I look forward to seeing your swamp buggy as it unfolds. Here are some pix that illustrate how I joined my bottom flat pieces and how I fabricated a servo mount. Rather than...
Forum: RC Airboats
12-12-2007, 10:34 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 31,080
Posted By n8mkr

RE: Big Swamp Buggy ??'s

Tim & others:

Ok finally, here are some new pix. My engine stand is nearly complete. I have yet to mount my rudders, rudder horn and tie rod. Note how I used some fiberglass cloth to...
Forum: RC Airboats
12-10-2007, 09:34 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 31,080
Posted By n8mkr

RE: Big Swamp Buggy ??'s

My pleasure. I had my kids over the weekend and did not have time to post any pix. Seems like I am so busy. I have been working dilligently on my BSB. The item I just completed is a servo mount...
Forum: RC Airboats
12-09-2007, 01:44 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 31,080
Posted By n8mkr

RE: Big Swamp Buggy ??'s

Captain:

I am not sure how to answer your question. You can see above what the engine stand looks like on BadAzz's picture post. I have been a little busy and have not posted any new pix, but...
Forum: RC Airboats
12-04-2007, 12:10 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 31,080
Posted By n8mkr

RE: Big Swamp Buggy ??'s

Thanx Tim:

After looking at your pix and studying them I got it. I am coming along. I will post a few more pix by weeks end showing my progress.

I don't know if you noticed, but I have...
Forum: RC Airboats
12-03-2007, 09:04 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 31,080
Posted By n8mkr

RE: Big Swamp Buggy ??'s

Wow, those are great pix Tim. [sm=thumbs_up.gif] I am a little confused about how the brass tubes attach to the rudder arms, part 17 & 18 I think.

Do the brass tubes mount and get epoxied into...
Forum: RC Airboats
12-02-2007, 10:37 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 31,080
Posted By n8mkr

RE: Big Swamp Buggy ??'s

Dad:

Here are the latest pix of my Big Swamp Buggy.

The first one shows the bottom side of the deck showing the reinforcing boards for the access plate screws. The second and third pics...
Forum: RC Airboats
11-27-2007, 09:40 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 31,080
Posted By n8mkr

RE: Big Swamp Buggy ??'s

OK Dad, here are my Big Swamp Buggy pix so far. The deck is not glued on yet, just setting on, and the hatch supports are not glued on. I will finish that tonight. I notice that the servo housing...
Forum: RC Airboats
11-26-2007, 10:35 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 31,080
Posted By n8mkr

RE: Big Swamp Buggy ??'s

Tim:
How did you swamp buggy turn out? Thanx for your pix, they were invaluable to me in following the crappy instructions. I sure would like to see some pix from where you left off to today.
...
Forum: RC Airboats
11-26-2007, 01:24 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 31,080
Posted By n8mkr

RE: Big Swamp Buggy ??'s

That is so funny, I was planning to put a TT.40 on mine too. I have one laying around. Maybe a Super Tiger 61 then. I have time to consider this. I am postponing construction of the engine pod...
Forum: RC Airboats
11-26-2007, 12:28 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 31,080
Posted By n8mkr

RE: Big Swamp Buggy ??'s

Sure would like to see some pix. I have been taking some pix as I go. I will post some tonight or tomorrow. I would have screwed it up for sure had it not been for the great pix from BadAzz above....
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