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Bancroft Swordfish Mini Blue 430mm (17") Racing Boat - RTR

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Swordfish Mini Blue 430mm / 17" Racing Boat from Bancroft - RTR - BNC1012-002

Conquer the waves with Bancroft, the world’s premier RC Boat brand available exclusively at Motion RC! Bancroft’s line of RC vessels is as vast as the seven seas, specializing in high scale RC Warships, Yachts, Speedboats, and more! Equally at home on your mantle with its included display stand or sailing on calm lakes or pools, Bancroft vessels are made of high-quality materials including ABS, fiberglass, real wood, and photo-etched brass and steel parts.

As exhilarating as it is easy to drive, the Bancroft Swordfish Mini delivers speed, control, and style in a convenient Ready To Run (RTR) package. Open the box, charge the included battery with the included charger, insert your own AA batteries into the included 2.4Ghz radio transmitter, and toss the boat into the water! All of the electronics are pre-installed, and the boat's running gear is setup for balanced speed and maneuverability out of the box without any additional adjustment. The Bancroft Swordfish Mini sports a slick racing scheme in either a red or a blue color scheme, accented by a gloss black hull and race-inspired decals.

Display this racing boat on your mantle or enjoy it on the water with this functional RTR (Ready to Run) model. Delivered Ready to Run (RTR), the Swordfish can be operating within minutes of arrival, using the included 2.4Ghz radio transmitter, 2S battery, and battery charger. Only four AA batteries are required to begin racing!

Visit the Official Bancroft Swordfish Mini 17" Racing Boat Thread on for additional photos, videos, reviews, and customer Q&A.

Scale Speeds

High Speed in a Small Package

Accelerate and sustain high speeds driven by a high quality water-cooled power system.

Durable Hull

Computer designed hull provides stability at high speeds, and is finished in multiple layers of gloss black.

Durable Hull
Quality Power System

Quality Power System

Dependable electronics keep you moving at speed without fear of breaking down.

Waterproof Hatch

Keep water out with an innovative compressed gasket hatch.

Waterproof Hatch
RTR - Ready To Run

RTR - Ready To Run

Arriving ready to run, simply charge the battery and insert AA batteries into your radio!

Easy To Transport

Take the Swordfish Mini anywhere with big power in a small package.

Easy To Transport


  • RTR (Ready to Run) with 2.4Ghz radio, receiver, battery, and charger
  • All Electronics are pre-installed
  • Fully Painted and Detailed
  • Zero assembly required --Get underway in minutes!
  • 2.4Ghz radio system and all electronics Pre-Installed
  • Extensively detailed and hand finished
  • Rated for calm ponds, pools, and lakes appropriate for RC Boats


  • Bancroft Swordfish Mini Blue 17" Racing Boat - RTR
  • 2.4Ghz Radio and Receiver, pre-installed
  • Brushed motor drive system pre-installed
  • Steering servo, pre-installed
  • 2S 7.4V 1500mAh Battery
  • 2S Battery Charger


Product Specifications:

AGE LEVEL : 14 and up
SKILL LEVEL : intermediate
BUILD TIME : 1 hour




423mm / 16.6in


112mm / 4.4in


80mm / 3.1in

Hull Material



7.4V 1500mAh

Battery Quantity


Battery Connector



390 Brushed Motor

Motor Quantity


Propeller Material


Contra-Rotating Propeller




ESC Waterproof


ESC Quantity




Receiver Channels


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