This is the Pro Boat Ready-to-Run Westward 18 Sailboat. The Westward 18" Sailboat provides entry level sail boating enthusiasts with the perfect model when entering the hobby. The Westward comes 95% prebuilt requiring little preparation time to hit the water. Dont let the small size fool you, with features like a mini sail winch servo and a Spektrum 2.4GHz radio system enthusiasts can easily and affordability get into the hobby.
The sailboat's intricately designed hull is made from hand crafted composite fiberglass for added strength, durability and great looks. In addition, an alphanumeric decal sheet is provided in order to allow enthusiasts to personalize their vessel. The models small size provides ease of use and allows users to run the model in fairly small bodies of water and makes transporting the model easy.
Boat comes pre-rigged and assembled with only requirement of the user being to install the 4-AA receiver batteries and 4-AA transmitter batteries (not included). In less then 5 minutes you'll be ready to hit the water and begin your journey into the serene world of RC sail boating.
- Comes ready to run, insert batteries and sail
- Small scale size allows for ease of transportation
- Mini sail whinch servo provides precision sail manipulation
- Fiberglass composite hull for great durability
- Spektrum 2.4Ghz 2-stick radio system for extended range and interference free operation
Length: 18 1/8 in (460mm)
Beam: 4 3/8 in (111mm)
Mast Height: 22 3/4 in (578mm)
Radio: Spektrum 2.4Ghz 2-stick Transmitter(DX2M)/ Spektrum MR200 Receiver
Hull Material: Fiberglass
Hull Type: Deep-V
Sail Material: Rip-stop nylon
Sail Area (Main): 66 in (1676mm)
Sail Area (Jib): 45.75 in (1162mm)
Sail Area (Overall): 111.73 in (2838mm)
Minimum Age Recommendation: 14 years
Needed To Complete:
- (8) AA Batteries
This product was added to our catalog on May 25, 2012.