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Remote Control Speed Boat

Updated on October 6, 2014

Are You Looking for a Remote Control Speed Boat?

A remote control speed boat is a great way to have fun at a lake, pond, or even a swimming pool. When purchasing an electric RC boat, you will need to first consider where you plan to play with it. For instance, a miniature boat may be perfect for using in a swimming pool, but may not be strong enough to withstand the ocean's waves. Conversely, a large, powerful boat designed for use in a lake will have no where to go if you put it in your bathtub.

You will also need to consider the range the boat can reach. You probably want one that can go a few hundred feet at minimum. It is also important to know how long the boat can be used before needing a fresh charge. You'll want to know how it is charged. Many RC boats charge directly from the remote control, perfect for keeping the fun going when you're away from electrical outlets. Some, however, have a separate plug similar to a phone charger. If you plan on using your remote control speed boat long term, it is also important to find out the availability and cost of replacement batteries. Batteries often do not hold their charge as well the older they become. If yours loses its ability to charge, you will have to purchase a brand new boat if the battery is not replaceable.

The following boats are a small representation of the wide variety of excellent remote control speed boats that you can find on the market.

Radio Ranger Fishing Boat with Remote Control

The Radio Ranger RC Fishing Boat allows you to catch real fish in a pond or lake. This unique boat is fun for kids and adults alike and can provide hours of entertainment. The boat is 34 inches long and is strong enough to pull most fish. The Radio Ranger Fishing Boat has a range of 300 to 400 feet. This means that you can fish in areas that are too far away or difficult to cast to. It has a 4.2 star rating on Amazon, with many people commenting on how much fun they had with this remote control speed boat.

The RC Terrain Twister Vehicle, made by Hot Wheels

Although it is not a traditional remote control speed boat, Hot Wheels designed this RC Terrain Twister to be ready to tackle any terrain, including water. The Terrain Twister has two pontoons, one on each side, with corkscrew threads serving as the wheels and paddles. This special design allows it to move forwards, backwards, or even side to side. The RC Terrain Twister Vehicle by Hot Wheels has a decent range of 65 feet. This toy may be marketed at kids, but adults can have a lot of fun driving it at the beach, lake, or pond. Just imagine the fun you can have driving it into and out of the water.

Micro Speedster Electric Boat

This adorable Micro Speedster Electric Boat will fit in the palm of your hand at only 5.5 inches long, 2 inches wide, and 2 inches high. This remote control speed boat is small enough to play with in your bathtub, but has a motor powerful enough to play in a swimming pool or a lake as well. The 300mAh 7.2V Li-Po Battery charges directly from the remote control. This allows for quick, convenient charging no matter where you are. The Micro Speedster Electric Boat is easy to steer and can move forwards, backwards, turn left, and turn right.

Blazingly Fast Victory Racing Boat EP777

The Blazingly Fast Victory Racing Boat EP777 lives up to its name, thanks to the two professional torsion large propellers and triple 550 type racing motors. These powerful features allow this remote control speed boat to reach speeds up to 15 to 20 miles per hour. The high speed servo provides excellent rudder control, providing you with great manoeuvrability on the water. The Blazingly Fast Victory Racing Boat EP777 is 28 inches long and can run for up to 15 minutes on a full charge.

PX-16 Mosquito Racing Catamaran

The PX-16 Mosquito Racing Catamaran is 30 inches long and gives 20 minutes of play time from each charge. The maximum speed this RC boat can reach is 25 miles per hour. It features extremely powerful Twin Type 390 motors. The vector push design makes the PX-16 Mosquito Racing Catamaran smooth and easy to control out on the water with the dual joystick transmitter.

Balaenoptera Musculus Remote Control Racing Boat

The Balaenoptera Musculus Remote Control Racing Boat has a unique name to describe the unique, rounded shape of its body. This remote control speed boat is brightly colored and visually appealing. The vector push design combined with the boat's modest 22 inch length and powerful twin motor system allows it to reach over 25 miles per hour. That is extremely fast for an electric RC boat.

Enjoy Your New Boat

Remote control speed boats may come in many different shapes, sizes, and forms. But the one thing they all have in common is that they may be enjoyed by just about anyone, especially outside in the summer.


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