View Poll Results: Poll Closed
cloled 0 0%
closed 0 0%
Voters: 0. You may not vote on this poll

Thread Tools
Old Nov 18, 2012, 03:38 PM
chidago is offline
Find More Posts by chidago
Suspended Account
Last test and tune of the baby jet.

Only I would have 80+ hrs in a 20 buck pool toy.. glad I had paint left over from the Nirvana..


But, its done, and on the shelf till next year.




DSCN1938 (2 min 49 sec)
Sign up now
to remove ads between posts
Old Nov 18, 2012, 05:56 PM
dwatson is offline
Find More Posts by dwatson
Yosef Sailor
dwatson's Avatar
Since I am half way round this big world of ours, the latest AMYA version has not reached me yet. I was hoping if anyone had their copy laying around, can someone scan the article on the Seawind and email it. Not looking for the whole magazine, just the Seawind Article. I have emailed numerous times and actually paid them more for the added shipping cost and it still hasn't gotten here.

Thanks,
DW
Old Nov 18, 2012, 05:59 PM
dwatson is offline
Find More Posts by dwatson
Yosef Sailor
dwatson's Avatar
Something tells me you had a smile from ear to ear running that thing.

If you could figure out how to make it sound like a full size with the pipes and V/8? That would be one nice running and deep sounding toy.

Nice video and looks like you had good weather.

David

Quote:
Originally Posted by chidago View Post
Last test and tune of the baby jet.

Only I would have 80+ hrs in a 20 buck pool toy.. glad I had paint left over from the Nirvana..


But, its done, and on the shelf till next year.




http://vimeo.com/53790481
Old Nov 18, 2012, 07:28 PM
chidago is offline
Find More Posts by chidago
Suspended Account
Yeah, DW, its fun to run..cant wait till rainy season and we have all the creeks shooting..
Old Nov 19, 2012, 08:22 AM
Capt.Crash is offline
Find More Posts by Capt.Crash
**NOT GUILTY**
Capt.Crash's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by chidago View Post
Last test and tune of the baby jet.

Only I would have 80+ hrs in a 20 buck pool toy.. glad I had paint left over from the Nirvana..


But, its done, and on the shelf till next year.




http://vimeo.com/53790481
John that is a beauty...
Those geese didn't expect the sneek attack...
A very stable boat...looks like a blast....I dont know what your power is (motor, prop, batt) but it looks perfect for that boat and may be perfect for a crackerbox boat too. Both mine are KIA...smoked due to heat...
Old Nov 19, 2012, 08:26 AM
Capt.Crash is offline
Find More Posts by Capt.Crash
**NOT GUILTY**
Capt.Crash's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by dwatson View Post
Since I am half way round this big world of ours, the latest AMYA version has not reached me yet. I was hoping if anyone had their copy laying around, can someone scan the article on the Seawind and email it. Not looking for the whole magazine, just the Seawind Article. I have emailed numerous times and actually paid them more for the added shipping cost and it still hasn't gotten here.

Thanks,
DW
Mine is sitting unopened at work...I will try to do this for you when I go to work tomorrow...if I can remember that long....
Old Nov 19, 2012, 08:50 AM
MMangus is offline
Find More Posts by MMangus
Sport R/C Flyer/Sailer/Driver
Looks like the little boat was stirring up a little maelstrom a couple times. Heh.

Cool boat! Nice job!
Old Nov 19, 2012, 08:54 AM
Capt.Crash is offline
Find More Posts by Capt.Crash
**NOT GUILTY**
Capt.Crash's Avatar

Hey Mississippi....


...you up for some Nirvana NASCAR action in NC this June?
Old Nov 19, 2012, 10:46 AM
chidago is offline
Find More Posts by chidago
Suspended Account
Thanks, MM.. I appreciate that!
Old Nov 19, 2012, 01:24 PM
MMangus is offline
Find More Posts by MMangus
Sport R/C Flyer/Sailer/Driver
I'm in on the next Nirvana regatta. Just finished putting it on the calendar. Luckily, it falls upon a scheduled Friday day off which will make it easier to get there on Friday.
Old Nov 19, 2012, 09:28 PM
lilleyen is offline
Find More Posts by lilleyen
Still showing up for breakfast
lilleyen's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by chidago View Post
OOOOK...sounds like rationalization to me..
Yeah, who's he trying to convince John?

Methinks he protesteth too much...
Old Nov 19, 2012, 09:35 PM
lilleyen is offline
Find More Posts by lilleyen
Still showing up for breakfast
lilleyen's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by Capt.Crash View Post
So when was the last time you tried to sail your Nirvana and shoot film at the same time?

It can lead to a lot of situations....

The guys here know that when I'm multitasking (which I can NOT do) to stay clear...

If it weren't for the rubber baby bumper...it might be ugly...
Rubber baby boat bow bumper!
Old Nov 19, 2012, 09:37 PM
lilleyen is offline
Find More Posts by lilleyen
Still showing up for breakfast
lilleyen's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by Boomer1 View Post
Crash
Don't think anyone thinks you actually race that way..............it is just during practice they'd need to be vidulent. I suggest having all safety devises on deck just on the off chance of something happening................just sayin........................

Boomer
Well, we have to have a little fun at someone's expense, Crash make it easy..
Last edited by lilleyen; Nov 20, 2012 at 02:06 AM.
Old Nov 20, 2012, 07:57 AM
Capt.Crash is offline
Find More Posts by Capt.Crash
**NOT GUILTY**
Capt.Crash's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by dwatson View Post
Since I am half way round this big world of ours, the latest AMYA version has not reached me yet. I was hoping if anyone had their copy laying around, can someone scan the article on the Seawind and email it. Not looking for the whole magazine, just the Seawind Article. I have emailed numerous times and actually paid them more for the added shipping cost and it still hasn't gotten here.

Thanks,
DW
I just paged through and didn't see a Seawind artical....sorry...no Nirvana artical either...what a surprise...
Old Nov 20, 2012, 08:01 AM
Capt.Crash is offline
Find More Posts by Capt.Crash
**NOT GUILTY**
Capt.Crash's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by lilleyen View Post
Well, we have to have a little fun at someone's expense, Crash make it easy..
Like I've said before...you see me coming....move over, and make a hole, cause I'm a coming around, through or over...just get the outta the way and all will be peachy...


Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Category Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Discussion Vixen yacht. chidago Sailboats 1 Mar 01, 2013 03:58 PM