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05 May, 2013 20:04:05 BST
[ 6 bids ]
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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An item that has been previously used. The item may have some signs of cosmetic wear, but is fully operational and functions as intended. This item may be a floor model or an item that has been returned to the seller after a period of use. See the seller’s listing for full details and description of any imperfections. See all condition definitions- opens in a new window or tab
|Seller notes:||“Last sailed three years ago. - Been stored since then so may need some minor work prior to re launching”|
|Vehicle Type:||Boats||Power Source:||Electric|
The Happy Hunter is a scale reproduction of a Dutch ocean-going salvage tug to a scale of 1:50.
The vessel has a Futaba 20A power driver, which direct drives two propellers of 7cm diameter.
There are two 10AH batteries and a 4AH battery
Length: 1035 mm
Width: 235 mm
Weight: 9500 g
There is also a box of many spares that are included within the sale
An elderly model enthusiast relative, who no longer wishes to sail, built the vessel over a 2 year period. It has not been used for 3 years, but was regularly sailed prior to this.
Due to fragile nature, this is for collection only
Below is the Robbe Specification
The boat is powered by a direct-drive, i.e. non-geared system, in the form of two high-torque Power 755/40 electric motors. These are low-revving power plants driving a pair of high-performance marine propellers. Fixed Kort nozzles increase thrust, and the boat is capable of carrying out extremely arduous towing tasks and complex manoeuvres in conjunction with the bow thruster, which is an optional accessory. The capacious plastic hull allows the modeler to install numerous auxiliary working systems, and experienced builders will enjoy fitting out the Happy Hunter with a working lighting system, radar, anchor winch, sound system and towing mechanism. It is even possible to install a fully working crane; the crane itself is included in the kit.