Instructables: exploring - technology - boat http://www.instructables.com Fri, 2 Dec 2016 12:14:57 PST BLOX v1.01 Customize your Ship http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-It-Your-Own-6/
Customize your Ship - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/C0RI/ISCBFN89/FPXC0RIISCBFN89.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/C0RI/ISCBFN89/FPXC0RIISCBFN89.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/C0RI/ISCBFN89/FPXC0RIISCBFN89.SMALL.jpg tinkercad-support The following information is a single lesson in a larger Tinkercad project. Check out this and more projects on Tinkercad.Return to Previous Lesson: Haul with a BoatLesson Overview:Now we're going to customize our boat! A Ship of Your Own What other types of boats or ships can you design? How do ...
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 14:00:55 PDT
Haul with a Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Haul-With-a-Boat/
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 14:00:55 PDT
Start With a Simple Raft http://www.instructables.com/id/Start-With-a-Simple-Raft/
Start With a Simple Raft - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/A7CJ/ISCBFMY5/FURA7CJISCBFMY5.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/A7CJ/ISCBFMY5/FURA7CJISCBFMY5.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FUR/A7CJ/ISCBFMY5/FURA7CJISCBFMY5.SMALL.jpg tinkercad-support The following information is a single lesson in a larger Tinkercad project. Check out this and more projects on Tinkercad.Project Overview:Rafts, Boats, Ships OH My!In this lesson you will design a raft and a boat that can be easily 3D printed using Tinkercad. Both of these models have a flat botto...
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Mon, 29 Aug 2016 14:00:55 PDT
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
Mousetrap Powered Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Mousetrap-Powered-Boat/
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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 07:57:15 PDT
Drone powered boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Drone-Powered-Boat/
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Mon, 20 Jun 2016 11:37:12 PDT
build a cheap rc boat and upgrade with fpv http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Cheap-Rc-Boat-and-Upgrade-With-Fpv/
build a cheap rc boat and upgrade with fpv - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/GI2A/IPK9AHI7/FW5GI2AIPK9AHI7.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/GI2A/IPK9AHI7/FW5GI2AIPK9AHI7.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/GI2A/IPK9AHI7/FW5GI2AIPK9AHI7.SMALL.jpg rcgarage 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 ...... 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 tr...
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Sun, 19 Jun 2016 09:26:53 PDT
Home Made Remote Control Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Made-Remote-Control-Boat/
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 13:57:45 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
Home Made Model Steam Boat - Part II http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Made-Model-Steam-Boat-Part-II/
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Fri, 6 May 2016 21:32:24 PDT
The Wonderful Wind Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Wonderful-Wind-Boat/
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Thu, 5 May 2016 20:28:58 PDT
TinyFanBoat http://www.instructables.com/id/TinyFanBoat/
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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 13:02:44 PDT
Windtrain Umbrella http://www.instructables.com/id/Windtrain-Umbrella/
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Thu, 3 Mar 2016 22:22:44 PST
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
Swimming Robot With a Arduino Uno http://www.instructables.com/id/Swimming-Robot-With-a-Arduino-Uno/
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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 14:08:03 PST
Homopolar Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/Homopolar-Motor-10/
Homopolar Motor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/91PE/IJAADEHE/FWU91PEIJAADEHE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/91PE/IJAADEHE/FWU91PEIJAADEHE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/91PE/IJAADEHE/FWU91PEIJAADEHE.SMALL.jpg Snakeboy8 These are the supplies you will need.2 magnets,1 battery,and 1 piece of copper wire. Step 1:Putting it together Attach the two magnets to the battery.Then twist the wire into a heart shaped piece and try to connect both ends to the battery.Make adjustments as needed.Once it looks like the image a...
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Sun, 10 Jan 2016 09:05:04 PST
Animatronic Pirate Ship http://www.instructables.com/id/Animatronic-Pirate-Ship/
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Mon, 7 Dec 2015 16:01:52 PST
3D printed Swamp boat http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-Swamp-boat/
3D printed Swamp boat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/NVKD/IGZJ3OE8/FAINVKDIGZJ3OE8.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/NVKD/IGZJ3OE8/FAINVKDIGZJ3OE8.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAI/NVKD/IGZJ3OE8/FAINVKDIGZJ3OE8.SMALL.jpg RCWeinstadt The boat consists of two parts, which are screwed together.I took the motor and ESC out of my MHQ hovership, the receiver of my model car and the servo that just lying around. The boat has an integrated cable duct to "invisible" do all the wirering.This Boat is also great to use with a FPV setup =)...
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Sun, 15 Nov 2015 08:59:06 PST
Small fan boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-fan-boat/
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Wed, 7 Oct 2015 10:44:02 PDT
Raspberry Pi Roboat http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Roboat/
Raspberry Pi Roboat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/PA8L/IEB85WBW/F1SPA8LIEB85WBW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/PA8L/IEB85WBW/F1SPA8LIEB85WBW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/PA8L/IEB85WBW/F1SPA8LIEB85WBW.SMALL.jpg chalei Raspberry pi roboat is an internet controlled water robot using an RC boat as it chassis. This will be use to check an unreachable sewer by giving a live picture stream to the web browser.This thing is also could be another option to learn robotics with the raspberry pi because this robot was built ...
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Wed, 9 Sep 2015 10:29:48 PDT
Convert your paper boat to a motor / speed boat. http://www.instructables.com/id/Convert-your-paper-boat-to-a-motor-speed-boat/
Convert your paper boat to a motor / speed boat. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/VCT5/IDLI60FZ/FF0VCT5IDLI60FZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/VCT5/IDLI60FZ/FF0VCT5IDLI60FZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FF0/VCT5/IDLI60FZ/FF0VCT5IDLI60FZ.SMALL.jpg Saurav Chakraborty Here is a very simple and easy way to make your own paper speed boat. You can convert any origami boat to a motor boat using this simple battery operated mechanism. Steps You need 1three small piece of plastics sheet. Dimensions are given in the image. 2 one empty pen refill3 one 3V small DC mot...
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 19:31:40 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
How to make a Toy Rowing Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Toy-Rowing-Boat/
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Wed, 15 Jul 2015 20:33:09 PDT
Hydro plane http://www.instructables.com/id/Hydro-plane/
Hydro plane - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/AQWQ/IBUXLRB2/FV1AQWQIBUXLRB2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/AQWQ/IBUXLRB2/FV1AQWQIBUXLRB2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/AQWQ/IBUXLRB2/FV1AQWQIBUXLRB2.SMALL.jpg arnchi to day we are going to build a hydro plane.what re we going to need Remote + receiver ( with at least 3 channels) ESC unit ( make sure it is matched whith the motor) Brushed or brushless motor a sheet of ply wood size depending on the you are building ( foam-board/depron if you want to make it...
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Wed, 8 Jul 2015 08:42:38 PDT
Rubber band boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubber-band-boat/
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 10:16:50 PDT
Duct Tape RC Airboat http://www.instructables.com/id/Duct-Tape-RC-Airboat/
Duct Tape RC Airboat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/E64Q/IAMCLWXZ/FJXE64QIAMCLWXZ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/E64Q/IAMCLWXZ/FJXE64QIAMCLWXZ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/E64Q/IAMCLWXZ/FJXE64QIAMCLWXZ.SMALL.jpg RCLifeOn I went to my local hardware store and came across some sheets of foam. Earlier that day I had been working with my old airboat and realized how terribly built it really was. That's when I came up with the idea to make a super light, basically indestructible and powerful airboat. To my surprise it wa...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 11:05:13 PDT
Rubber Band Powered, 3D Printed Race Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubber-Band-Powered-3D-Printed-Race-Boat/
Rubber Band Powered, 3D Printed Race Boat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/C3QU/IAAG09GA/FE2C3QUIAAG09GA.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/C3QU/IAAG09GA/FE2C3QUIAAG09GA.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/C3QU/IAAG09GA/FE2C3QUIAAG09GA.SMALL.jpg cfishy Zippercraft is a 3D printed, rubber band powered boat. It won the open class Moat Boat Paddle Battle at Maker Faire Bay Area, 2015. It has a very simple design; you can make one, too!Here, you can see how it performs; It shot down the 12' course in about 2 seconds. That's roughly 4 miles/hour, or 3....
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Sat, 30 May 2015 00:15:27 PDT
Boat Autopilot - Based on the Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Boat-Autopilot/
Boat Autopilot - Based on the Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/GPQ4/IA3VPOKG/FGOGPQ4IA3VPOKG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/GPQ4/IA3VPOKG/FGOGPQ4IA3VPOKG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/GPQ4/IA3VPOKG/FGOGPQ4IA3VPOKG.SMALL.jpg comsa42 Here's how to build an autopilot which can steer an RC boat to waypoints! It's easy to build, based on the popular Arduino platform, and great for hobbyists who want some soldering practice! With this autopilot, an RC boat can go long distances without any human intervention, like an autonomous dron...
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Mon, 25 May 2015 15:00:44 PDT
USB Charger Install http://www.instructables.com/id/USB-Charger-Install/
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 10:25:31 PDT
Toothpaste Powered Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Toothpaste-Powered-Boat/
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 02:39:38 PDT
Remote Control Robot Jet Car - Leaf blower http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Control-Jet-Car-Leaf-blower/
Remote Control Robot Jet Car - Leaf blower - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/U1JA/I7CC8M7A/FU7U1JAI7CC8M7A.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/U1JA/I7CC8M7A/FU7U1JAI7CC8M7A.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/U1JA/I7CC8M7A/FU7U1JAI7CC8M7A.SMALL.jpg KiteArmy Have you ever looked at a cordless leaf blower and wondered if it would fly? Unfortunately for my wife I do!!! Buy a EGO blower and tear it to pieces Well it is a bunch of fun to check out what makes this thing tick....here is the inside of the brushless motor. Add some RC gear and off you go. ...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 22:49:59 PDT
SOLAR BOAT VERSION 2.0 LESS THAN $1 http://www.instructables.com/id/SOLAR-BOAT-VERSION-20-LESS-THAN-1/
SOLAR BOAT VERSION 2.0 LESS THAN $1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/5U8Q/I63F0G45/FHF5U8QI63F0G45.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/5U8Q/I63F0G45/FHF5U8QI63F0G45.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/5U8Q/I63F0G45/FHF5U8QI63F0G45.SMALL.jpg parvgupta001 THIS IS THE SECOND VERSION OF MY FIRST BOAT IT IS MUCH IMPROVED AND HAVING A FAST SPEED TOO ALSO YOU CAN CHECK ITS VIDEO ON YOUTUBE THIS IS AN UNDERWATER PROPELLOR BOAT VERY FAST THIS BOAT HAS VERY MUCH POWER U CAN SEE ITS POWER ON MY YOUTUBE CHANNEL PARV GUPTA THIS IS VERY POWERFUL AND DEV...
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 06:58:33 PST
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
12V DC-120V AC Power inverter from old UPS unit http://www.instructables.com/id/12V-Power-inverter-from-old-UPS-unit/
12V DC-120V AC Power inverter from old UPS unit - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/2J9V/I1QYL9MF/FMP2J9VI1QYL9MF.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/2J9V/I1QYL9MF/FMP2J9VI1QYL9MF.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/2J9V/I1QYL9MF/FMP2J9VI1QYL9MF.SMALL.jpg PCelec This is a good use for older UPS units, they often get replaced due to age, power needs, maybe a problem, or changing a battery is not economically justifiable. The one i made was from a unit from the mid 1990s, and the battery was totally destroyed. It wasn't worth fixing that so i got it. Sometime...
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 17:48:46 PDT
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
rc boat http://www.instructables.com/id/rc-boat-12/
rc boat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/BPCQ/HZ2IX3A4/FZ5BPCQHZ2IX3A4.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/BPCQ/HZ2IX3A4/FZ5BPCQHZ2IX3A4.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/BPCQ/HZ2IX3A4/FZ5BPCQHZ2IX3A4.SMALL.jpg pikeslayer finished product Step 1 gather the pieces, electronic components not included you will also need a big plastic box Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 attach the gear Step 7 side view Step 8 another one Step 9 gears gears and more gears Step 10 finished Step 11 du...
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 05:59:34 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/
How to make a RC Air Boat for videoing and fun - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/86WN/HY9Y1YNU/FB886WNHY9Y1YNU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/86WN/HY9Y1YNU/FB886WNHY9Y1YNU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/86WN/HY9Y1YNU/FB886WNHY9Y1YNU.SMALL.jpg th3_jungle_inv3ntor Hi. When I don't have much going on and I have a little time to spend, I like coming up with something fun. Thus the JUNGLE AIR BOAT! This was my first try with a remote control air boat. I wanted something simple to make, something that wouldn't cost me anything, and something that was stable and s...
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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
Rc Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Rc-Boat-11/
Rc Boat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/A0OM/HXC4N67W/FWIA0OMHXC4N67W.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/A0OM/HXC4N67W/FWIA0OMHXC4N67W.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/A0OM/HXC4N67W/FWIA0OMHXC4N67W.SMALL.jpg noah19 Who has a pool and has nothing to do all day?well this is the project for you.this high speed boat is fun easy and free. Supplies Gather your supplies,floating platform,scissors,tape,wire,marker,4 motors,3 propellers,a steering prop,a water proof container,circut board from a old rc truck,and a s...
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 17:48:00 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
Amazing Motorised Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Amazing-Motorised-Boat/
Amazing Motorised Boat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/W218/HVDU6P5L/FH3W218HVDU6P5L.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/W218/HVDU6P5L/FH3W218HVDU6P5L.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/W218/HVDU6P5L/FH3W218HVDU6P5L.SMALL.jpg kaushtubh It's a very easy project which can be made under 10 min Materials A floating thing Tape BatteryWiresPropeller Stick the motor on top of the floating thing Connect the battery to the motor using the wires And then connect the propeller to the motor
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Tue, 20 May 2014 02:59:47 PDT
Heater & FAN http://www.instructables.com/id/Heater-FAN/
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Thu, 1 May 2014 08:07:08 PDT
How to make an electric Boat Hatch Lift http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-electric-Boat-Hatch-Lift/
How to make an electric Boat Hatch Lift - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/1XBP/HQS4XZOD/FSG1XBPHQS4XZOD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/1XBP/HQS4XZOD/FSG1XBPHQS4XZOD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/1XBP/HQS4XZOD/FSG1XBPHQS4XZOD.SMALL.jpg Firgelli Auto How to make an electric Boat Hatch Lift By A customer of Firgelli Automations Inc As my boating years advanced along with my age I had noticed that a large engine access hatch became quite a bit heaver than I remember. This particular large 75 pound + hatch I needed to lift  quite often to check  ...
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Thu, 23 Jan 2014 12:18:33 PST
Building a radio control sailboat from laser cut parts. I made it at Techshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-radio-control-sailboat-from-laser-cut-p/
Building a radio control sailboat from laser cut parts. I made it at Techshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/562L/HQV6H8QM/FMZ562LHQV6H8QM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/562L/HQV6H8QM/FMZ562LHQV6H8QM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMZ/562L/HQV6H8QM/FMZ562LHQV6H8QM.SMALL.jpg misailor28 This is a part 2, to the instructable I wrote about creating a radio control sailboat on Autodesk Inventor.  This will go through the steps of putting it together.   Part 1: http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-draw-a-radio-control-sailboat-hull-to-make-/ We will be using a carbon fiber kite ro...
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Thu, 21 Nov 2013 19:10:36 PST
How to draw a radio control sailboat hull to make with laser cut wood on Autodesk Inventor. I made it at Techshop http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-draw-a-radio-control-sailboat-hull-to-make-/
How to draw a radio control sailboat hull to make with laser cut wood on Autodesk Inventor. I made it at Techshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/0K0P/HO22ZCJN/F7I0K0PHO22ZCJN.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/0K0P/HO22ZCJN/F7I0K0PHO22ZCJN.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7I/0K0P/HO22ZCJN/F7I0K0PHO22ZCJN.SMALL.jpg misailor28 The purpose of this instructable is to go through the process of how to create a 3D model of a boat hull that will be used to create a radio control sailboat.  This part will go through the process of creating the model in CAD so that the parts can be laser cut and assembled easily.   This was creat...
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 16:33:40 PST
RC boat for $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-boat-for-10/
RC boat for $10 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/FGOR/HIGFG2KW/FKWFGORHIGFG2KW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/FGOR/HIGFG2KW/FKWFGORHIGFG2KW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKW/FGOR/HIGFG2KW/FKWFGORHIGFG2KW.SMALL.jpg Videographer101 Yesterday I was working in my workshop and noticed how all of my old dead RC planes just sit there. Like they have no purpose. So yesterday, I decided to put them to use. I was going to build an RC boat! So here is what you will need to get started: Tools: Dremel hot glue gun X-acto knife Vice (To h...
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Sun, 30 Jun 2013 05:22:30 PDT
RC Hovercraft Everyone Can Build! http://www.instructables.com/id/Hovercraft-Everyone-Can-Build/
RC Hovercraft Everyone Can Build! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/CV3B/HIGIL55N/FRNCV3BHIGIL55N.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/CV3B/HIGIL55N/FRNCV3BHIGIL55N.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FRN/CV3B/HIGIL55N/FRNCV3BHIGIL55N.SMALL.jpg benmurton Hovercrafts are a great little project for those looking for something a little unusual. This is made out of materials you would find lying round home plus a couple of cheap easy to get electronics if you don't already have them. This hovercraft is capable of going over water, ice, snow, short grass...
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Sat, 29 Jun 2013 01:30:11 PDT
Bluetooth Controlled Arduino Scrapboat http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Controlled-Arduino-Scrapboat/
Bluetooth Controlled Arduino Scrapboat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/I1A5/HHOFWO2B/FYSI1A5HHOFWO2B.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/I1A5/HHOFWO2B/FYSI1A5HHOFWO2B.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYS/I1A5/HHOFWO2B/FYSI1A5HHOFWO2B.SMALL.jpg BeeblebroxTheHalfth I've been planning to make an RC boat to roam the waterways that are present in my apartment complex for a long time. But one hickup or another kept holding me back. Most of the time, it was lack of required materials or time. Even this time, my soldering iron committed suicide under mysterious circ...
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Mon, 10 Jun 2013 12:02:19 PDT
14,4 " Balsa boat Build http://www.instructables.com/id/144-Balsa-boat-Build/
14,4 " Balsa boat Build - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/7UZC/HHJDKJLI/FI47UZCHHJDKJLI.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/7UZC/HHJDKJLI/FI47UZCHHJDKJLI.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FI4/7UZC/HHJDKJLI/FI47UZCHHJDKJLI.SMALL.jpg UniCycleRob Hey guys! I made this little guy out of balsa , then covered the balsa in fiberglass  to seal it and create a form of protection incase I hit something in a lake. The rudder assembly is make of aluminium. hope you guys enjoy =D
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Tue, 4 Jun 2013 11:15:34 PDT