Click the picture to get to the boat’s page sailboats sailboats use the power of the wind acting on sails to propel the boat. model sailboats are typically controlled via a multi-channel radio transmitter in the hands of the operator with a corresponding receiver in the boat.. Modeling n to z: the national museum of ship models and sea history (sadorus, illinois); nature coast hobby shop (wooden and plastic ship models, books, tools, supplies); the nautical research guild; the nautical research guild’s model ship world (the nrg modelers’ forum); the nautical research guild’s resources for ship model building and nautical research. Description. the 10 rater is a medium to large size developmental class yacht with a reputation for speed. also recognized by amya as an international class, worldwide support for this graceful yacht promotes racing and design advancements on the very leading edge of performance..