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Dec 13, 2006, 10:32 AM
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RC Pool Skimmer

Kmot, just the thing to retreve leaves from the swimming pool. Go to and take a look. Has bumpers, scale outboards with a figure to drive it. Jerry J
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Dec 13, 2006, 11:46 AM
Grumpa Tom
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Hahaha!! That is pretty cool! Thanks Jerry.
Dec 13, 2006, 12:37 PM
Sea Dragon-Lover
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That's one way to get the kids to help maintain the pool.
I think as a scale modeler I would rather have one of those split hull German oil skimming ships.

I know what's new on Kmot's christmas wish list.
Dec 13, 2006, 12:59 PM
Boats on the brain!!
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Dec 13, 2006, 04:46 PM
Grumpa Tom
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Originally Posted by Umi_Ryuzuki
I know what's new on Kmot's christmas wish list.
I thought about it!

But for $140 bucks I can build a bigger, better, version!
Dec 17, 2006, 12:38 AM
Hey guys, I have a pool sweeper for my kid,
is an attachment installed in my tugboat.
She can keeps my kid busy to practice his r/c
controlling skill.

A video clip

Dec 17, 2006, 11:51 AM
no wings any more, just dust!
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novel and entertaining way to de-leave a swimming pool!
Dec 17, 2006, 03:20 PM
"day ain't over yet-"
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I use a skimmer net with an extension on it to get the leaves out of my pond in the fall. Not much fun, as it borders on work. Maybe I can rig some sort of attachment to a Springer tug, now THAT would make it fun---.
Dec 17, 2006, 07:08 PM
Grumpa Tom
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With all the trees around my pool, there are a few times every year when the wind kicks up that the pool gets about two trash cans full of leaves in a single day. This little r/c skimmer would get stuck!

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