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cusoak
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Plans

Post by cusoak » Sat Mar 11, 2017 5:03 am

Hi I have a several Great Grand Kids and they all like to drive our bigger boats, but of course they can't do that on there oun.
So I want to build one that they could drive by themselves.
Power it with a trolling motor
Any Ideas on where I might find a set of planes
Jeff

Moeregaard
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Re: Plans

Post by Moeregaard » Sat Mar 11, 2017 6:11 am

You might have a look at the Glen-L Pee Wee or one of the small dinghies, e.g., the Imp or the Dinky. The Dinky would be a good choice due to having built-in watertight compartments.
A boat is just a wooden box with no right angles.

JimmY
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Re: Plans

Post by JimmY » Sat Mar 11, 2017 7:21 am

You might consider something like a Squirt. You could start with a trolling motor, and as they got older throw on a 10hp outboard.
-Jim
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