This is a very early 3 point prop riding Hydro from the mid 1940's.  Up until this time all racing boats were flat bottom step hulls with fully submerged props. These sponson hulls with only the lower half of the prop in the water changed the whole game. This boat design came from a Mr. D.L. Weaver of San Pedro Calif. Has a rare McCoy SUPER 60, (Before black anodizing) Only a few of these non anodized deep bypass engines were made. Almost all were black case with red heads.

This is a very early 3 point prop riding Hydro from the mid Up until…

1940's Tether Boat Hydroplane with Dooling Model Airplane Engine Tether Car | eBay

Tether Boat Hydroplane with Dooling Model Airplane Engine Tether Car

1940's Tether Boat Hydroplane with Dooling Model Engine. Harry Traband Jr's fabulous post war 3 point hydroplane. This is his 1947 first version. When modified by Walt MacWilliams it stayed competitive until the late 1950's.   It is fully wired with correct  coil. Add fuel & batteries and you can run it. This is a big boat. 31.5 inch  hull & 35 inch overall.

1940's Tether Boat Hydroplane with Dooling Model Engine. Harry Traband Jr's fabulous post war 3 point hydroplane. This is his 1947 first version. When modified by Walt MacWilliams it stayed competitive until the late 1950's. It is fully wired with correct coil. Add fuel & batteries and you can run it. This is a big boat. 31.5 inch hull & 35 inch overall.

1936 Wilma Caywood Gasoline Engine Boat Tiny Chicago Model Show Press Photo

1936 Wilma Caywood Gasoline Engine Boat Tiny Chicago Model Show Press Photo

1940's Tether Boat Hydroplane with Model Airplane Engine Tether Car Dooling

Tether Boat Hydroplane with Model Airplane Engine Tether Car Dooling

The original Class E "Buckeye" 17" racing Tether Boat / Hydroplane kit | eBay

The original Class E "Buckeye" 17" racing Tether Boat / Hydroplane kit

The original Class E "Buckeye" 17" racing Tether Boat / Hydroplane kit | eBay

The original Class E "Buckeye" 17" racing Tether Boat / Hydroplane kit | eBay

The original Class E "Buckeye" 17" racing Tether Boat / Hydroplane kit

The original Class E "Buckeye" 17" racing Tether Boat / Hydroplane kit | eBay

The original Class E "Buckeye" 17" racing Tether Boat / Hydroplane kit | eBay

The original Class E "Buckeye" 17" racing Tether Boat / Hydroplane kit

The original Class E "Buckeye" 17" racing Tether Boat / Hydroplane kit | eBay

ULTRA RARE COX 0.49 THIMBLE DROME SEE BEE MODEL TETHER BOAT. BELIEVED TO BE c.1970

ULTRA RARE COX 0.49 THIMBLE DROME SEE BEE MODEL TETHER BOAT. BELIEVED TO BE c.1970

ULTRA RARE COX 0.49 THIMBLE DROME SEE BEE MODEL TETHER BOAT. BELIEVED TO BE c.1970

ULTRA RARE COX 0.49 THIMBLE DROME SEE BEE MODEL TETHER BOAT. BELIEVED TO BE c.1970

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