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Old 06-24-2015, 05:37 PM
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Default viking 55 sports fishermen yacht

Have been looking around for dumas donzi
But no such luck finding one of those

Found someone willing to make one for me
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This is a viking 55 sports fishermen yacht


And this is my made to order Viking 55 sports fishermen yacht


90% done
i asked him to install
Rudders and driveshaft props for me
So all i need to do
I stalled the motor,esc,and remote
It doesnt come with the tuna tower
So ill just order that from him at a later time
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Old 06-24-2015, 07:04 PM
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awesome....looking foward to the build
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Old 06-25-2015, 03:40 AM
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Cant make up my mind if i should go brushless with lipo
Or just go with brushed motor with 12v 12ah battery
Much much safer that way than using a lipo
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12v sla will give you long runtimes,lipo will give speed.
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Old 07-02-2015, 10:12 AM
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Run time is what i after
That lagoon is to small for a speedy boat
I guess im going 12v gelcell battery
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Old 07-02-2015, 12:14 PM
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Good choice
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Old 07-02-2015, 09:21 PM
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So many rc project not enough funds hahahah
My bristolbay sitting waiting for funds need to upgrade my esc and battery
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Old 07-05-2015, 06:04 PM
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Same song and dance here....no funds...lol
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Lol

Can you make a suggestion
On what props esc motor for that bristolbay?
I w at to change the driveshaft
But that thing where the drive shafts comes out is about 1/4inch thick only
I was going to get a driveshaft props esc motor for it
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Old 07-05-2015, 07:47 PM
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Ou812 has done his bristol bay recently.
Id suggest a 55 mm 4 blade prop.
If i have some time ill dig up a link for the sterntube/shaft id use.
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Old 07-05-2015, 07:54 PM
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Maybe 60 mm 4 blade pick the stern tube length you want.
Id go 8-10 inch.

Props

http://www.cornwallmodelboats.co.uk/...g/R147-M5.html

Shafts

http://www.cornwallmodelboats.co.uk/...ropshafts.html
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Old 07-20-2015, 01:21 AM
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Are these two components dropped in on the bristolbay?

I have cleaned out the inside removed the motor mount and managed to pierced the hull lol
Its all good now though i fixed the hole with a jbweld
And sanded down hahahah
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My stuffing tube was not a direct drop in.Bristol bay original tube was smaller.

In this Hobby everything can be custom.
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who is making that hull and deck for ya?? thanks
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who is making that hull and deck for ya?? thanks
http://www.loyalhannadockyard.com

Don is the guy making this yacht for me
A nice guy he will work with you
My funds are depleted
Im paying him a monthly payment for this yatch
By next year january the funds should be ok again tho
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