The Electron -
a Des Townson one design radio controlled model yacht
Electrons New Zealand
The Electron radio controlled yacht is an authentic sailing model yacht. It is suitable for beginners to sail as well as producing exciting and challenging racing for the most experienced yachtsman. The Electron is not a toy boat, but a miniature version of a real yacht. Designed by well-known New Zealand yacht designer, Des Townson, every Electron is hand crafted in fibreglass from one mould with almost 100 individual pieces making up a complete boat package. To date almost 1000 boats have been built.