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Bill Hamilton (engineer)

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Sir Charles William "Bill" Feilden Hamilton OBE (26 July 1899 – 30 March 1978) was a New Zealander who developed the modern jetboat, and founder of what is now the world's leadin...

Sir William Hamilton | HamiltonJet

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Such foresight was typical of this distinguished New Zealand inventor and ... Sir William's first jetboat was a 3.6 meter (12 foot) plywood hull with a 100 E Ford ...

NZEDGE Legends — Bill Hamilton, Jet Boat Inventor — Originators

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Bill Hamilton's jet-boat revolutionised river and shallow-water navigation. It enabled people to travel for the first time, at high speed – up rivers and waterways all ...

Jet Boats in New Zealand | Short Film | NZ On Screen

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Jet Boats in New Zealand - In the 1950s, driven by a desire to power around the shallows of the Mackenzie Country's braided rivers, inventor and "South ...

Shotover Jet Thrills 3 million+ since 1965, Queenstown

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New fleet of Jet Boats 'Shotover Jet Mark II' that carried 11 passengers built and ... Soon after the invention of the Jet Unit by kiwi Bill Hamilton, the Melhop ...

What's the TRUE early history of jet boats? [Archive] - River Dave ...

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Al Gore invented the Jetboat...:point. That's what I was always told as well? :D I saw an article on the 1st jetboat(s) once.. I'll see if I can dig it up.

History – Jet Boating New Zealand

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Since about 1953, first a trickle of admirers, then a flood of enthusiasts became equipped with Hamilton jets from the Christchurch factory. By 1957 boats were to  ...

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Jul 29, 2012 ... AN INVENTOR IN THE MACKENZIE COUNTRY. 703 ft. ... Mr C. W. F. Hamilton, trying out the jet-propelled boat which is his latest development.
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Dec 12, 2006 ... jet boat swamps the enemy. ... jet boat invention ... AWESOME SPEED BOAT RACING Accidents Fails Crashes Collisions Compilation 2016 ...

Hamilton Jet Boat; 1956, 1957; 1993.52.1 - New Zealand Maritime ...

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Hamilton Jet Boat; 1956, 1957; 1993.52.1 - New Zealand Maritime Museum on NZMuseums. ... In 1954 Bill Hamilton invented a water-jet propuls... Jet boating

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Hamilton, Charles William Feilden – Biography – Te Ara ...

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Farmer, engineer, inventor, racing-car driver, jet-boat pioneer, manufacturer ... to achieve international acclaim for his work in developing the modern jet-boat.

The Hamilton jet boat – Inventions, patents and trademarks – Te Ara ...

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Mar 11, 2010 ... This government newsreel from 1955 shows Bill Hamilton at the wheel of a speedboat powered by the jet propulsion unit he invented on his ...

History of Aluminum Jet Boats Rogue Jet Boatworks

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The water jet pump for boat propulsion was invented by New Zealander, Sir William Hamilton. In 1953 he constructed his first centrifugal pump driven by a bevel ...