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    Wondering about the type of hull painting process

    For those of you that have seen my post I am most interested in this boat for nitro use. I was wondering how the results of the paint process doubt if it is actually a painting process but probably...
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    70 would be great. Let's hope they designed the...

    70 would be great. Let's hope they designed the hull to accomodate that speed. I don't think they stress tested that plastic hitting water at disproportionate angles from a blow ever at 70 mph. I did...
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    The most trouble free way to do this is with...

    The most trouble free way to do this is with airboats then you can just mound up mud in weeds a few feet off the shore. The next least hassling way is with a water jet boat although your ramp needs...
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    More like a distant cousin.

    More like a distant cousin.
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    I am not down playing brushless at all. I know...

    I am not down playing brushless at all. I know FE's have come a long way and the speeds now in some of the classes are more than commendable. I am just saying why not include the largest, most...
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    I'm very impressed. Traxxas should be too... That...

    I'm very impressed. Traxxas should be too... That a guy would put in all of this time and effort just in the anticipation of one of their products.
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    Like I said many times before I think it would...

    Like I said many times before I think it would serve Traxxas and the Boating market as a whole if they could appeal to the market that spends the most money per person on R/C boats and that's the...
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    I am actually still hoping that Traxxas staff...

    I am actually still hoping that Traxxas staff took a read on one of my earlier post, saw that I had some valid points and decided to make the hull upgradeable to nitro use being that with nitro you...
  9. Hmmm been away for a while painting boats. So the...

    Hmmm been away for a while painting boats. So the new Titan still hasn't come out yet huh?

    I wonder if they will sponsor me with a hull to modify and put a .45 nitro engine in and race at the...
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    People know of any more places to post boating...

    People know of any more places to post boating equipment up for sale. I'd like to sell one of my custom jobs.
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    Cool... but we are always pushing for better. You...

    Cool... but we are always pushing for better. You really know how well your boat turns when you go into a corner with 6 abreast and you come out first or last. That's how you really know how well...
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    sorry.... I meant to say where the power to...

    sorry.... I meant to say where the power to weight ration on a large scale is a lot lower than on my small scale.
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    Yah... I am not sure if it slowed the boat any or...

    Yah... I am not sure if it slowed the boat any or not as I did not do a back to back comparison. I am also not sure of comparisons from large scale to small scale as far as the effects to the boat...
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    Yah! your right. After i thought about it I did...

    Yah! your right. After i thought about it I did realize you're pretty close.
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    On my Aeromarine Titan we installed turn fins on...

    On my Aeromarine Titan we installed turn fins on both sides. Some racers even have a small fin on the keel of the boat directly underneath the motor which is placed at the center of gravity for the...
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    The proportion is a bit off but still cool. Keep...

    The proportion is a bit off but still cool. Keep in mind you have a 22 incher and a 36 incher. : )
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    Interesting! What is your background? How have...

    Interesting! What is your background? How have you acquired your knowledge of all this?
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    Hmmm.... - the hull should be as stiff as...

    Hmmm....

    - the hull should be as stiff as possible (Check) Using Carbon Fiber

    - a running plank will offer stability & reduce wetted surface area (not legal in our organization. I like the idea...
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    I'm just guessing here but I think the phrase was...

    I'm just guessing here but I think the phrase was coined to separate high performance electric boats from toy electric baots found in the toy store or other much lower performing boats because I...
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    What ideas would you have to optimize a vee...

    What ideas would you have to optimize a vee bottom without adding steps? We cannot run steps in a vee hull in our organization. It will be considered a multi-planing hull or hydroplane so would have...
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    Yes. I would love to discuss further. I am just a...

    Yes. I would love to discuss further. I am just a dumb jock though. Ask me how to throw the boat in the corner an inch from the buoys completely blind due to six other boats thowing up a wall of...
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    So if we radar a boat back to back and...

    So if we radar a boat back to back and consistantly record a high speed from boat to boat on different hull types how would you account for that?

    Also... I have seen the World Cup Sail boat teams...
  23. Yah.. that one baffled even me. If it wasn't for...

    Yah.. that one baffled even me. If it wasn't for my dad (my mechanic) and his 50 years of experience I would have immediately went to the trim tabs which would have probably just been a band-aid on...
  24. I am a racer and I am postive that most don't...

    I am a racer and I am postive that most don't race. I am sure Traxxas, Aquacraft, and Horizon Hobby will all agree. There are not enough racers to even support them making an effort in this area....
  25. On that note Let me just make my post clear... I...

    On that note Let me just make my post clear... I HAVE NO EXPERIENCE WITH FE!!!! My comments have to do with my experience with Nitro and things I am considering to apply to this new Titan. Please do...
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