Saturday, April 9, 2011

Cal Star Radio Boat

Best way to start a boat project is to study and make drawings of the original

Mrs. JAGRAF/X skippers HEIDI on Mission Bay
Pit stop for NORMAN  -- Dragon Number One

Super Thunderbird Project

Bee Kempff at the tiller of the original SUNRISE

Cal Star Radio Boat Basin Retriever Craft BARNE:Y GOOGLE

                  The styrofoam ORION is covered with shop paper and rip-stop nylon
ORION tank tested with 4.7 pounds ballast

Modified Kyosho SeaBreeze

Hand-carved runabout speedboats by Harold F. Jagodinski
Hand-carved MILADY II by Harold F. Jagodinski
More examples of early JAGRAF/X work here:

                     Cal Star Radio Boat SURF RIDER