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...
A humble man, Sir William often claimed that it was not he who invented the ... 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 ...
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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.
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
Development of the water jet near Lake Tekapo. An early jet boat by Bill Hamilton
of Irishman Creek Station. A short distance from Lake Tekapo is sheep station, ...
The Hamilton Jet boat, the ski plane, bungy, blokart and zorb are examples of
New ... New Zealand inventor Alan Gibbs conceived the world's first high speed ...
Today, Shotover's signature 'Big Red' jet boats are one of New Zealand's most ...
more than 50 years ago by legendary Kiwi inventor Sir William (Bill) Hamilton.