Introduction: Build a Cheap Rc Boat and Upgrade With Fpv

Picture of Build a Cheap Rc Boat and Upgrade With Fpv

I'll explain how I built a boat rc from not much it works really well and is very stable I think do evolve again ......

Step 1: Materials Used

Picture of Materials Used

- plastic board

- hot glue

- motor of an old rc car

- servo ( hitec )

- wire

- transmitter and receiver ( for me its an frsky fs th9x )

for the FPV upgrade

- video transmitter and receiver ( 5,8ghz 200mw boscam )

- camera ( gopro)

- goggle (quanum v1 )

Step 2: How

Picture of How

First I took a sheet of plastic in the trash after I cut out to obtain a form of flattened boat

Step 3: Glue All !!

Picture of Glue All !!

I glue together and add the back

Step 4: Electric

Picture of Electric

then I put the old engine , the steering servo (hard to settle ), the receiver , the controller , cabler all ...

I add the propeller ($ 1 on amazon ) set on a threaded rod

Step 5: FPV

Picture of FPV

for fpv I set the camera, the emeteur I add a compass for more realism ! a piece of plastic bottle to the front wind !

Step 6: Lets Go Test !! Exelent!!

subcribe to my youtube channel!!!! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbeFJpT6DsuI1vh0x...

thanks !!!!

has soon for another idea

Comments

PospaPunk (author)2016-06-20

Please, put here some photos and info, how do you mount motor to chasis and propeller.

jnora (author)PospaPunk2016-06-20

Really cool and easy boat. Can you provide the template for cutting. Thanks. Regards

rcgarage (author)jnora2016-06-20

this is my template

rcgarage (author)jnora2016-06-20

I have not done model for cutting.
First of I use a paper cut out the scissors that I use as a template.
I try to find this sheet to provide you with the template.

rcgarage (author)PospaPunk2016-06-20

exuse me I have answered above

rcgarage (author)2016-06-20

PospaPunk to secure the motor I call with pieces of foam and glue . for the propeller , a threaded rod , a nut , a tube for aquarium that I filled with grease to stop water, here are the photos of the assembly

I make two boat there as the two examples

About This Instructable

6,473views

91favorites

More by rcgarage:build a cheap rc boat and upgrade with fpvHow to Use Arduino and a RF 433 Long Range
Add instructable to: