Just successfully completed "Sea trials" at King Lear Lake, the 50inch Gaby C reached an impressive 17mph (15 knots) in windy conditions. Powered by two brushless motors and 55mm props. Named after two of my grandchildren Gaby & Connie. All hatches can open and cabins can be illuminated and features a working 'radar'.
The hull with the first coat of resin applied.
Final sanding done stuffing tubes and chines fitted.
Power train changed from brushed to brushless with lipos due to over heating.
Initial40mm props fitted for trials.
Wheelhouse superstructure fibreglassed and primed.