The Pro Boat Westward 18-inch sailboat provides entry-level sailboating 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 allowing enthusiasts to easily and affordably get into the hobby.
The sailboat's intricately-designed hull is made from blow-molded ABS plastic for added strength, durability and great looks. The model's 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.
The boat comes pre-rigged and -assembled with the only requirement of the user being to install the 4 AA receiver batteries and 4 AA transmitter batteries (not included). In less than 5 minutes you'll be ready to hit the water and begin your journey into the serene world of RC sailboating.
Westward 18 Sailboat RTR Features:
Comes ready-to-runâ€”insert batteries and sail
Small-scale size allows for ease of transportation
Mini-sail winch servo provides precision sail manipulation
Spektrum 2.4GHz 2-stick radio system for extended range and interference-free operation
Westward 18 Sailboat RTR Specifications:
Beam: 4.38 in (111mm)
Hull Material: ABS
Hull Type: Deep-V
Length: 18.13 in (460mm)
Mast Height: 22.75 in (578mm)
Minimum Age Recommendation: 14
Radio: Spektrum 2.4GHz
Sail Area (Jib): 45.75 in (1162mm)
Sail Area (Main): 66 in (1676mm)
Sail Area (Overall): 111.73 in (2838mm)
Sail Material: Rip-stop nylon