Instructables: exploring - technology - boat - rc http://www.instructables.com Fri, 9 Dec 2016 02:22:34 PST BLOX v1.01 Airboat ReDeux With Found Parts http://www.instructables.com/id/Airboat-ReDeux-With-Found-Parts/
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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 06:13:21 PDT
EZ Remote Controlled Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/EZ-Remote-Controlled-Boat/
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Wed, 13 Jul 2016 08:43:13 PDT
build a cheap rc boat and upgrade with fpv http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Cheap-Rc-Boat-and-Upgrade-With-Fpv/
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 09:26:53 PDT
Arduino RC Pontoon Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-RC-Pontoon-Boat/
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Fri, 13 May 2016 10:28:23 PDT
Airscrew Driven RC Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Airscrew-Driven-RC-Boat/
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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 10:08:49 PST
3D printed Swamp boat http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-Swamp-boat/
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Sun, 15 Nov 2015 08:59:06 PST
Raspberry Pi Roboat http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Roboat/
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Wed, 9 Sep 2015 10:29:48 PDT
RC Catamaran Boat + VIDEO http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-RC-Catamaran/
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Thu, 20 Aug 2015 12:40:53 PDT
Hydro plane http://www.instructables.com/id/Hydro-plane/
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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 08:42:38 PDT
Duct Tape RC Airboat http://www.instructables.com/id/Duct-Tape-RC-Airboat/
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 11:05:13 PDT
Remote Control Robot Jet Car - Leaf blower http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Control-Jet-Car-Leaf-blower/
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 22:49:59 PDT
how to build a Rc air boat http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-build-a-Rc-air-boat-3/
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Thu, 6 Nov 2014 10:18:08 PST
DIY fan powered boat http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-fan-powered-boat/
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 02:38:27 PDT
How to make a RC Air Boat for videoing and fun http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-RC-Air-Boat-for-videoing-and-fun/
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Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:06:52 PDT
RC Boat made out of a deli cup and recycled RC Airplane parts (With bonus mod at the end) http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Boat-made-out-of-a-deli-cup-and-recycled-RC-Air/
RC Boat made out of a deli cup and recycled RC Airplane parts (With bonus mod at the end) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/QEMC/HY0J0JWQ/FSGQEMCHY0J0JWQ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/QEMC/HY0J0JWQ/FSGQEMCHY0J0JWQ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/QEMC/HY0J0JWQ/FSGQEMCHY0J0JWQ.SMALL.jpg WJR339007 This boat is an affordable, easy to make remote controlled boat made out of a 36 or 24 oz. deli cup, a small propeller, hot glue, duct tape, a large Popsicle/craft stick, a small plastic box, and some common RC electronics (I am using all of the electronics from a Hobbyzone Champ) Video I didn't ...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:52:17 PDT
Bottleboat http://www.instructables.com/id/Bottleboat/
Bottleboat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/6ZH1/HVKM83CS/FEO6ZH1HVKM83CS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/6ZH1/HVKM83CS/FEO6ZH1HVKM83CS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/6ZH1/HVKM83CS/FEO6ZH1HVKM83CS.SMALL.jpg BeeblebroxTheHalfth Boats are wonderful things to make when you're getting into the RC hobby. The electronics and control systems are very simple and when it comes to design, the sky is the limit. A horrible design will not lead to the whole thing crashing down, such as in the case of an aircraft, and if it sinks (or c...
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Sat, 24 May 2014 02:45:56 PDT
RC boat for $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-boat-for-10/
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Sun, 30 Jun 2013 05:22:30 PDT
14,4 " Balsa boat Build http://www.instructables.com/id/144-Balsa-boat-Build/
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Tue, 4 Jun 2013 11:15:34 PDT
The Complete Guide to RC Electronics http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Complete-Guide-to-RC-Electronics/
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Tue, 15 May 2012 21:10:18 PDT
How to make a trailer for a boat/truck/car/other for a RC Car/truck http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-trailer-for-a-boattruckcarother-f/
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Sat, 7 Apr 2012 18:46:49 PDT
Build an Rc boat out of a dead Rc plane http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-an-Rc-boat-out-of-a-dead-Rc-plane/
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Thu, 24 Jan 2008 13:51:35 PST