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Old May 23, 2013, 12:35 PM
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Making a mini steam boat

To prepare the material and mini steam




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Old May 24, 2013, 03:51 AM
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Old May 24, 2013, 08:30 PM
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29, the drive shaft and rudder installation





33, the production of transmission parts







39, propeller closeup



41,Production superstructure

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Old May 25, 2013, 05:21 AM
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43,Assembled renderings




46,Steam engine mounted on the hull
















60,Fuel tank to the


61,A lot of drive belt


62,The engine plate screws increase


63,Transmission partially completed
Test video:
[flash=600,500]http://player.youku.com/player.php/sid/XNTYxNTQxMjgw/v.swf[/flash]












73,Hull center of gravity test


74,Center of gravity is very suitable,





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Old May 27, 2013, 02:54 AM
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80,Superstructure modification







86,Basically completed













98,Production hull metal fence



100,Assembled
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101,Metal fence close-up



103,Drive belt closeup


104,Fuel tank close


105,Pulp and rudder drive closeup






110,OK!

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Old May 27, 2013, 07:12 PM
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Looks neat! Let's see some video of it in operation!
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Old May 28, 2013, 03:19 AM
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Looks neat! Let's see some video of it in operation!
http://player.youku.com/player.php/s...NzE2Mjcy/v.swf
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Old May 28, 2013, 03:09 PM
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Wow, pretty cool!

Maybe you should try a larger prop with a little more pitch to it?
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