In RC Hobby Intro Posted by Robert D April 29, 2014
Radio-controlled boats are thought to be one of the most exciting and fun outdoor activities. On top of that, there is no age limit for it. As old as grandparents and as young as a 10 year old kid can enjoy and savor this activity. And if it comes with a camera, you can explore the ponds, swimming pools, lakes, canals and marshes without even setting your foot in them. Apart from the fun, RC boats can also be used by the serious one e.g. the ones studying or working in the environment arena.
RC boats are available in various types. These can be electric boats and gas boats, sail boats and tug boats. Their price and speed ranges. Speeds can go up to 75 mph and prices can go up to $995. The nature, type and quality changes as the price rise.
And if you have become consistent and much experienced using it, you can try your luck in competitions. International Sailing Federation's sub-body International Radio Sailing Association is responsible for organizing, arranging, managing and conducting races at national and international level. You can either take part in circuit races or drag racing.
As mentioned before, RC boats serve many purposes. It has also been used by the military for stealth purposes. With its small size, it can venture into enemy's territory, do surveillance and come back with useful information without even being spotted.
So, what exactly are you waiting for? Hurry up and book brand new RC boats online or buy from local stores and bring some fun in your busy lives.