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Steam Powered Seguin


This ship was built by one of Hobbymasters restoration workers when he was just 17. This operating remote control ship has a homemade 2 cylinder steam engine powered by twin superheateded boilers. The pilot has is fully detailed inside and there is lighting throughout the ship. 
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Two cylinder inline engine with superheated boilers and flamepots underneath:
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Lighted ship. Note the detailed cabin which includes the Captain's eyeglasses, rum bottle, wife's picture, ships wheels, guages, and chart table.
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The real Seguin. We always do our best to not only research your model's history but also the ship it was modelled after.
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After 15 years sitting on display, Seguin was re-rigged and her engines re-fired on 11/13/2008. Video of first re-fire below: