Build your own pop pop boat

Build your own boat

engines candles kits and spares
Pop Pop Boat engines, 
kits and spares available here

We have kits available to construct and add real steam power.
Small and large pop pop engines engines are also available.
Add to your own project.
 pop pop boat candles
pare candles available

pop pop boat engine..
Engines available here
1/8" Dia Copper Tubing available here   3/16" Copper Tubing available here

motor r21 re260
Add electric power to your model
We stock electric motors, prop shafts, battery holders, switches and all the bits
you need to add a different power source to your modelView the range here
motor with prop and shaft

Our first attempt took just 10 minutes - a Sardine tin, a drill and some Araldite to seal the holes. 
It runs really well on both candles and Olive oil. What's next? (more pictures below).
Sardine tin
pop pop boat engine..
Sardine Boat..
Pop Pop Boat engines available here           Pop Pop Boat Instructions here       
Additional / replacement candles here
 Pop Pop Boat Engine fitting instructions / guide here


 Pop Pop Gunboat - Keith, Norfolk
Made from a standard tug boat, the original funnel has been removed and the hole has been plugged. Guns added to the cabin and an additional gun turret added to the bow. Hover over image to zoom  
A well made tug boat using all the latest materials and a large pop pop engine.
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A Selection of Boats from Bill using a Pop Pop Boat engine and some imagination.
 Bill I built my own boat 3  Bill I built my own boat 4
"Here are three boats I have knocked up. They are a bit crude in places because I wanted an instant playtime rather than a museum quality exhibit"
 Bill I built my own boat 5  Bill I built my own boat 6
"The first one is based on a clinker dinghy similar to those you can buy as holiday souvenirs. Dan, Dan the Fisherman and the lobster pots were painted on stiffish card, cut out and varnished"