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Old Oct 14, 2012, 10:48 AM
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jet drives

i'm converting a 1/12 abrams lower hull into an amphibious tank to go with my 1/24 amphi-tank

i'm puting a jet drive into it for propulsion

my question is -

can i make my own jet drive unit using plastic plumbing pipe ?

regards nick
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Old Oct 14, 2012, 06:30 PM
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It can be done, but I have yet to see one that matches the commercial ones for power and efficiency. I have used two in my LVTP-7 build in the tank section.

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Old Oct 14, 2012, 07:55 PM
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figured that GA would have the answer to that question LOL
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Old Oct 15, 2012, 01:26 PM
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proboat sells a cheap jetdrive...i think $20 shipped.
it was installed in the duck proboat makes.
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Old Oct 15, 2012, 02:24 PM
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better deal here!

http://www.ebay.com/itm/NQD-757-757-...90787578183%26
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