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That "Video Vault" Thing - It's going to be, well, amazing.

Well, despite my doubts and criticism about this idea, I had an opportunity yesterday to tour the studio and production facilities with Don…

Started by Phil Lampman

5 on Sunday
Reply by Tom Huber

Thanks for Hosting my Party!

I simply wanted to thank the staff at the Hydroplane Museum for providing the venue for my "surprise" birthday party last Saturday. As many…

Started by Phil Lampman

2 Feb 24
Reply by Phil Lampman

Go Seahawks!!!!!!!!!

The '2-Minute Miracle' today reminded me of the incredible outcome at the 1971 Gold Cup race in Madison!

Started by Randy Mueller

0 Jan 18

Allison engine

You may know this but I was in Carnation this weekend and I was walking though a Classic car and Motorcycle shop and found a Allison motor…

Started by Bob Shaffer

0 Jan 4

Die Cast Model of Miss Thriftway

I have a die cast, highly detail model of the Miss Thriftway (approximately 6" long) that I think I bought in the 1990's from the Hydropane…

Started by Ted Laurila

7 Jan 3
Reply by Glenn Landguth

Here's a Bit of Trivia For You

Guess which notable Detroit restaurant was shown in the recent film, "Jersey Boys", directed by Clint Eastwood? Hint: It is located on the…

Started by Phil Lampman

0 Nov 17, 2014

My grandpa

Hi I just found this site my grandpa (poppop) richard nelson from fox lake I'll raced hydroplanes since the 50 s he raced 280 class in migh…

Started by Jim daus

0 Oct 8, 2014

Slo-mo IV picture

I have a question for all of you Slo-mo-shun fans.  I am currently working at the Detroit Historical Museum entering photographs of hydropl…

Started by Tim Matyn

22 Jul 14, 2014
Reply by Randall E. Roe

what needs to be done to increase the fan base and popularity of unlimited hydroplane racing

I have tried to start a discussion about the "state of the sport" and what needs to be done to increase its fan base, which will result in…

Started by Tim Matyn

95 Jun 4, 2014
Reply by Phil Lampman

U-95 Hydro.

Hi there. I'm building a 1/8 scale racing U-95 and have been searching for a cockpit/dashboard layout for it. I haven't been able to find a…

Started by Paul Brooking

8 Apr 1, 2014
Reply by Paul Brooking

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