The LA County Fire Department includes the Lifeguard division, which is the real Baywatch. Pam Anderson need not apply. The Baywatch fleet is comprised of multipurpose rescue boats in a few variations… but they all appear to be twin prop diesel powered deep vees with a third diesel to run a fire pump. Crew is two highly qualified lifeguards– these guys are swimmers, paramedics, firemen, and Coast Guard-approved for boat handling and towing. I started a thread on the boats themselves here:
I’ll fit this job in between others, so the going may be slow! But watch the model build progress at RC Groups .