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  • Atlantis Rises-and Dives


    An upcoming Build:
    https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show...ises-and-Dives

    (I figured that I would keep the pictures off Bob's server and save him a little on data storage)

  • #2
    Here is what I have found so far Bob hope it helps.

    Randy

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    • #3
      Ah Yeah, it helps big time, Randy! Any possibility of a little more resolution?
      and OK what's the chance you have a close up of the propulsion thruster?
      Last edited by Bob Gato; 10-11-2020, 07:55 PM.

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        Randy-do you recall-is the stern thruster steerable ? and is it a standard shrouded 3 blade prop?
        Last edited by Bob Gato; 10-12-2020, 08:31 AM.

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        • #5
          The stern thrusters (2) are a simple set up, there is a thruster on either side of a post which they pivot around. If I remember correctly they could turn almost 90 degrees. The stern and bow thrusters were the same shrouded 3 blade set up. I'm still looking for my pictures which I put in a safe spot, obviously a very safe spot, the search continues.

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          • #6
            Originally posted by Bob Gato View Post
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            Randy-do you recall-is the stern thruster steerable ? and is it a standard shrouded 3 blade prop?
            I retire next year and will have some time on my hands. May I contribute to this project?

            David
            "... well, that takes care of Jorgenson's theory!"

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            • #7
              Lol, David...Always Sir!

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                First my respect to all you scratch builders out there. Your talents are amazing. 3D printing doesn't come close to what you can do.

                Bob,
                You reignited my 25 year love of Atlantis from when I was lucky to be on a the build of Atlantis XIV. I have made a 3D file that I will print, thanks.

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                • #9
                  Nice work Randy-what material are you going to use? and what scale? Is #XIV a twin thruster boat?-any chance for a look at the aft end? Exiting project ...Standing by for updates-BG

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