Re: RC Putt Putt
- Hi Pete,
Actually the boat is glued to a Really Really Old Carp from my big fish pond. He is poorly trained but in this case did as I asked. OK, so I'm kidding about that.
The boat was steered using the setup in my photos. Mini rudders directing the water jets.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Pete B." <georgeyyy@...> wrote:
> Good Morning Daryl,
> I viewed your video...neat stuff! The R/C steering seems to work quite
> well. Are you still working with a conventional rudder or have you come
> up with a way to redirect the exhaust output??
> Do you have sketches of how you set your pop-pop up? If you are willing
> to share it might help others in our group.
> Enjoy and keep us posted.
> --- In email@example.com, "darylcanada73"
> <darylcanada73@> wrote:
> > Good day all,
> > I have posted a video in "Files" showing the RC Putt Putt in action. I
> cut out the parts where I drove it into the side of the tank.
> > To view videos from this site I have to right click and save to my
> desktop. You may have to also.
Thanks for the update. SOunds like an interesting project. Keep us posted.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "darylcanada73" <darylcanada73@...> wrote:
> Just in case you were wondering............
> Finally got around to trying articulated tubes for steering.
> It did not seem to affect the operation of the engine and the boat would turn, but, to get it to turn well would require more precise engineering than I was interested in doing.