People learn how to make an rc boat for a variety of reasons. maybe they love the idea of cruising through the open water but are not yet able to afford a life-sized. Take a look at this awesome boat built by john richmond. this was definitely a labor of love. "sea queen" is 48" long, and has a o&r for power, using the octura motor. Radio control model boat kits from graupner featuring the tito neri, parat, seabex and sydney star.