Espritmodel.com Telemetry Radio
Reply
Thread Tools
Old Sep 04, 2013, 10:02 PM
Registered User
Joined Oct 2005
357 Posts
Discussion
1/72 uss skipjack class nuclear sub(moebius model)rc conversion

The kit is from MOEBIUS/REVELL
[IMG][/IMG]
[IMG][/IMG]
[IMG][/IMG]
[IMG][/IMG]


Our engineer made the WTC(piston tank) for the 1/72 USS SKIPJACK CLASS NUCLEAR SUB,below are the pictures…

The WTC for the 1/72 USS SKIPJACK CLASS NUCLEAR SUB,made by ARKMODEL
[IMG][/IMG]

The piston tank
[IMG][/IMG]
arkmodel is offline Find More Posts by arkmodel
Last edited by arkmodel; Sep 05, 2013 at 01:04 AM.
Reply With Quote
Sign up now
to remove ads between posts
Old Sep 04, 2013, 10:12 PM
Registered User
Joined Oct 2005
357 Posts
[IMG][/IMG]


Diving sub:
[IMG][/IMG]


Really nice moment!
[IMG][/IMG]
[IMG][/IMG]
arkmodel is offline Find More Posts by arkmodel
Last edited by arkmodel; Sep 04, 2013 at 10:39 PM.
Reply With Quote
Old Sep 04, 2013, 11:29 PM
Registered User
Philippines
Joined Jan 2005
822 Posts
See you have a helo transfer in progress.
redboat219 is offline Find More Posts by redboat219
Reply With Quote
Old Sep 05, 2013, 12:26 AM
Michigan, USA
Roedj's Avatar
Joined Apr 2008
70 Posts
Skipjack piston tank size, cost and availability

What is the volume of the piston tank?

What is the price of this WTC?

When is it available?

Dan
Roedj is offline Find More Posts by Roedj
Reply With Quote
Old Sep 05, 2013, 01:45 AM
Registered User
Joined Oct 2005
357 Posts
Hello,thanks for your interest.
It's available now,and the volume for this piston tank is 300ml .
arkmodel is offline Find More Posts by arkmodel
Last edited by arkmodel; Sep 05, 2013 at 04:30 AM.
Reply With Quote
Old Sep 05, 2013, 05:25 AM
Registered User
Philippines
Joined Jan 2005
822 Posts
Videos?
redboat219 is offline Find More Posts by redboat219
Reply With Quote
Old Sep 05, 2013, 10:38 AM
Registered User
Joined Mar 2009
16 Posts
@Arkmodel

Have you some pictures how the WTC and the linkages are fixed in the hull?
csteika is offline Find More Posts by csteika
Reply With Quote
Old Sep 06, 2013, 01:15 AM
Registered User
Joined Oct 2005
357 Posts
The Bayonet & the Endcap!below OD——100mm

Fore endcap
[IMG][/IMG]

Rear endcap
[IMG][/IMG]


Bayonet
[IMG][/IMG]
arkmodel is offline Find More Posts by arkmodel
Last edited by arkmodel; Sep 06, 2013 at 02:10 AM.
Reply With Quote
Old Sep 06, 2013, 01:22 AM
Registered User
Joined Oct 2005
357 Posts
Videos coming!

Sailing video
1/72 USS Skipjack Class Nuclear Submarine SAILING (2 min 44 sec)


Descend & upward
1/72 USS Skipjack Class Nuclear Submarine Descend & Upward (0 min 59 sec)
arkmodel is offline Find More Posts by arkmodel
Last edited by arkmodel; Sep 06, 2013 at 04:16 AM.
Reply With Quote
Old Sep 06, 2013, 03:56 AM
Michigan, USA
Roedj's Avatar
Joined Apr 2008
70 Posts
When I watch the video of the boat surfacing it never seems to come up to the surface water line. How high out of the water can your ballast system actually raise the boat?

Dan
Roedj is offline Find More Posts by Roedj
Reply With Quote
Old Sep 06, 2013, 05:18 AM
Registered User
Joined Oct 2005
357 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by Roedj View Post
When I watch the video of the boat surfacing it never seems to come up to the surface water line. How high out of the water can your ballast system actually raise the boat?

Dan
the waterline is about 10mm under backbone.The real skipjack is almost same position.I can show you static photo when the new one is finish.
arkmodel is offline Find More Posts by arkmodel
Reply With Quote
Old Sep 06, 2013, 05:30 AM
Registered User
Joined Oct 2005
357 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by csteika View Post
@Arkmodel

Have you some pictures how the WTC and the linkages are fixed in the hull?
We have a hardware pack for fix the WTC to hull,the core part is bayonet,it's made by abs easy to fix with hull,shaft and linkage is easy to connect by couplings.
arkmodel is offline Find More Posts by arkmodel
Reply With Quote
Old Sep 25, 2013, 09:05 AM
Registered User
DDG 51's Avatar
EUrope
Joined Apr 2008
735 Posts
What is price for this WTC with piston system, included bayonet?
DDG 51 is offline Find More Posts by DDG 51
Reply With Quote
Old Oct 01, 2013, 12:46 PM
Who, ME?
dll932's Avatar
Euclid Ohio
Joined May 2005
298 Posts
Arkmodel, please be aware my browser reports your website as dangerous-maybe hijacked?
dll932 is offline Find More Posts by dll932
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Category Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
New Product Moebius 1:72 Skipjack herrmill Submarines 152 Nov 12, 2013 08:24 AM
Sold 1/48 RC USS Cyclone Class PC-1 Fiberglass Model Boat Hull + Running Gear + Plans Spartan329 Boats (FS/W) 1 Jan 07, 2013 08:08 PM
Question Anyone started on their Moebius Skipjack for RC? TugFan Submarines 1 Oct 07, 2012 06:53 PM
For Sale D&E Skipjack-Class RC Submarine, SSN-588 USS Scamp (RTR) Halifax1 Boats (FS/W) 1 May 23, 2012 12:15 PM
Discussion My 1/72 Revell build - Gato Class USS Cobia Steve2381 Submarines 78 Mar 25, 2010 11:41 AM