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the_plane_man03 06-28-2003 11:28 AM

making a boat
i want to make a boat out of a plane motor some how i have never had a boat i need some plans how to make one it is a magnum 49 2 stroke i dont have a shell yet so i need some plans on how to make one

Ron Olson 06-29-2003 02:44 AM

making a boat
Your best bet is to build an airboat. Airplane motors aren't made to hang a boat prop on. They run on lower Nitro and oil content than do boat motors and the motor timing is different. Get a Dumas airboat kit or get plans from www.radiocontrolzone.com .

Flying Monkey 06-29-2003 06:35 AM

making a boat
To be honest, you really dont need plans for an airboat. Ask i f you want more help

the_plane_man03 06-30-2003 04:57 AM

making a boat
what do u make the air boat out of

burbbuilder 06-30-2003 06:58 PM

making a boat
you take hard firm foam. cut it out and sand it smooth. take 1/4" aluminum and bend one side 1" qnd the other 1" also. mount your motor. make a rudder. and fiberglass the bottom. this is a fast explaniation if you want a more in depth one go here:


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