Caldercraft Sea Queen


Length:1170 mm
Beam: 370mm

SKU: CC2000 Categories: ,


The Caldercraft Sea Queen is a 46″ RC capable model that is based on the lines of a typical early 1960’s ocean going cabin cruiser.

In the 1960s, ocean-going cabin cruisers were popular among boating enthusiasts for their combination of comfort, performance, and style. These boats were typically designed for long-distance cruising and were well-equipped to handle the challenges of open water, making them ideal for exploring coastal waters, island hopping, or embarking on extended voyages.

Some key characteristics of 1960s ocean-going cabin cruisers include:

1. Size and Layout: Ocean-going cabin cruisers from the 1960s were typically larger vessels, ranging from about 30 to 50 feet in length. They were designed with spacious cabins that offered comfortable accommodations for overnight stays, complete with sleeping berths, a galley (kitchen), and a bathroom. Many cruisers also featured a cockpit area for outdoor lounging and dining.

2. Construction: These cruisers were often built using sturdy materials like fiberglass, wood, or steel, to withstand the rigors of ocean travel. The hull designs were typically semi-displacement or planing hulls, providing a smooth and stable ride in a variety of sea conditions.

3. Power and Propulsion: Ocean-going cabin cruisers in the 1960s were powered by gas or diesel engines, which provided the necessary horsepower for cruising at moderate speeds. Some cruisers had single-engine setups, while others were equipped with twin engines for added power and maneuverability. This era also saw advancements in marine technology, with the introduction of new navigational equipment, radar systems, and safety features onboard.

4. Design and Aesthetics: The 1960s were a time of innovation and creativity in boat design, leading to a variety of cabin cruiser styles and aesthetics. Some boats featured classic lines and wood accents, while others showcased more modern and streamlined designs. Regardless of the style, ocean-going cabin cruisers from this era were often praised for their elegance and eye-catching appearance.

Overall, 1960s ocean-going cabin cruisers were prized for their versatility, reliability, and comfort, making them a popular choice for boaters looking to explore the open water in style and luxury. Many of these classic vessels have stood the test of time and remain cherished by enthusiasts and collectors today.

The Caldercraft Sea Queen Kit includes:

All required timber
CNC manufactured pre-cut and pre-profiled components
All windows glazed and framed
6 glazed and framed portholes
Integral engine mount
Integral R/C platform
17” stainless steel propshaft (M4)
Coupling unit
Hull matched 12V low drain
High torque
Electric motor
Hull matched 75mm 3 bladed
Cast solid brass prop (M4)
Large brass rudder
6 fairleads
Ships wheel
2 cleats
1 red side light
1 green side light
1 two-tone horn
2 jackstaffs
Comprehensive instruction manual and scale plan sheets.

Length 46″ Beam 14.6

Additional information

Weight 10 lbs