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Jun 27, 2019, 04:59 PM
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SkDaddle 40

Well, 6 years after a friend sent me a surprise package with a vintage SkDaddle 40 kit in it, it's ready to float test!

I went electric with it, 2000kV 6-pole motor. I'll start on 3S dual 2200 mah 11.1V batteries (because I have them). . The drive system is a surface drive system from Offshore Electrics. I am very impressed with OSE, they made it easy for me to figure out what I needed.

It is painted with SIG Dope (again...because I had it!), with an acrylic clear coat to finish it off.

This is my first boat kit build...and now I'm hooked!

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Jun 27, 2019, 08:57 PM
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Nicely done, had one in the 80's with a K&B 40!

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