Step 1: Materials You Will Need
Small copper pipe, scissors, lighter, tea candle, hot glue gun, pipe cutters, a drill and the bottom of a ice cream container
Step 2: The Boat
Cut of the bottom of an ice cream container about 1 to 2 inches from the bottom.
Step 3: The Engine
Cut about 2 feet (24inches) of copper pipe with the pipe cutters and bend it .. I use a wooden dowel to get perfect rings.
Step 4: Assembly
Drill to holes in the back of the boat for the ends of the pipe to go through.
Step 5: Assembly
Insert the ends of the engine through the holes and glue in place
Step 6: How to Get It Going
Run water into on pipe until it comes out the other then plug both pipes with two fingers and put the boat in the water.
Step 7: Starting the Engine
Light the candle and put it under the coil and wait ... It should take a couple of minutes before it starts moving