Osborn Model Kits

RC Boat kits

We designed our boats to be built by you. Whether it be our woody cruisers, skiffs or hydro plane racers we have the remote control boat kit for you.

 

 

PLEASE NOTE: Osborn Model Kits will only ship within North America for online orders due to shipping cost. Please see our ordering policy for other ways to order.

Canadian One Design
The Canadian One Design racing mono hull was one of the most popular racing boats in Canada. Designed in the 1950, it's simple build and low cost attracted the average working person onto the racing scene. By the mid 1960's the class had died out.
1/8 scale.. length 22" .. beam 9" ... 3lbs ready to run

Requires

7.2volt stick pack
.05 size motor
speed controller
2 channel FM radio
O.M.K. drive kit

$150.00 Canadian dollars

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1/16 Canadian One Design

1/16 scale Canadian One Design
Same construction as the 1/8 scale version but in 1/16th scale. This all wood model  makes for a great pool racer and with a 1050ma LI-PO battery, run times can reach 30-40 minutes. Kit includes: a 280 size motor and drive hardware. length 11" .. beam 4.5"  9oz ready to run

Requires
7.4volt LI-PO battery
Speed controller

Micro servo
2 channel FM radio

$75.00

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Miss Supertest lll model boat

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Miss Supertest III
3 time Harmsworth trophy winner 1959, 60, 61
1/12 scale all plywood construction with vacuumed formed cowl and engine. Authentic scale decals and detailed Rolls Royce Griffin engine.
Designed to run on a 700 size motor or brushless setup. Very competitive in the L S H class. Requires a two channel radio, speed controller, battery packs and drive hardware scale or surface drive.
Length 31”
Width 12.5”
3.5lbs ready to run
$230.00 Canadian dollars

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Miss Supertest lll static display model boat

Miss Supertest III
A 1/24 scale static display of the famous Harmsworth trophy winner. All plywood construction with vacuumed formed cowl and engine and authentic scale decals.
Length 15”
Width 6.25”
$69.99 Canadian dollars

Drive Kit available

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utility runabout model boat

Utility runabout
The Utility Runabout is a 1/12 scale model of a typical classic mahogany runabout. This type of boat was used on lakes all over North America. Requires two channel radio, battery pack and speed controller. Kit includes a 280 size motor and running hardware.
Length 16”
Beam 5.5”
1.25lbs ready to run
$175.00 Canadian dollars

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Rigged Insanity

A 12 cell out rigger or 4 cell li-po
(4s1p or 2s2p config.)
Designed specifically for the serous racer. Easy building design allows you to get in the water quickly.
All plywood construction with foam core sponsons.

Specifications
Length 27”
Beam 13.5”

Requires
2 channel FM radio
Brushed/Brushless motor
Speed controller
Battery packs

Price: $89.99 Canadian dollars

Drive hardware available!

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Sea Flea

The classic lines of what would be known as a "Sea Flea" This unique 1/12 scale model of an outboard hydroplane is made of quality ply and basswood and is laser cut for precision fitting parts.

The kit includes:
Easy to follow instructions
Detailed motor decals
Johnson 15hp motor
Deadman throttle
Display stand

Length 10"
Beam 5"
price $59.99
Canadian dollars

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genglemans racer model boat

Gentlemen’s Racer
A traditional 1/12 scale Gentlemen’s Racing runabout.
Based on the lines of the classic Garwood speedster.
Requires two channel radio, battery pack and speed controller. Kit includes a 280 size motor and running hardware.
Length 16”
Beam 5.5”
1.25lbs ready to run
$175.00 Canadian dollars

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Miss Canada lll model boat

Miss Canada III
A 1938 stepped hydroplane driven by Harold Wilson
And design by Douglas van Patten for Gold Cup Racing.
Built of plywood with mahogany deck and vacuumed formed parts. Designed to run on a 05 to 700 size motor.
Requires two channel radio, speed controller, battery packs and scale or surface drive hardware.
1/12 Scale
Length 25.5”
Beam 7”
2.5-3lbs ready to run
$230.00 Canadian dollars

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Miss Canada lll static model boat

Miss Canada III
A 1/24 scale static display model of the sleek stepped hydro.
Length 12.25”
Beam 3.5”
$69.99 Canadian dollars

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Miss Canadiana Miss Canadiana

A beautifully crafted 1/10 scale radio controlled model kit of Art Ashbury’s famous 266 class hydroplane. The model is made of 1/8” plywood frames and 1/32” plywood decking
And also features a vacuumed cowl.
Design to run on a .05 or brushless motor system. Requires a 2 channel radio, speed controller, 6 cell battery pack, scale or surface drive hardware
Length 25”
Beam 11”
Weight 3lbs ready to run

$150.00 Canadian dollars
*Vinyl decal kit is not includes but maybe ordered separately. Please see accessories page

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