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...
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 ...
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 - In the 1950s, driven by a desire to power around the
shallows of the Mackenzie Country's braided rivers, inventor and "South ...
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 ...
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.
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
www.ask.com/youtube?q=Who Invented The Jet Boat&v=P7g_EPwDg38
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 Museum on
NZMuseums. ... In 1954 Bill Hamilton invented a water-jet propuls... Jet boating