Tug Forum

No New Posts NEWBIES - START HERE !

New to Tugs, Model Tugs or Towing ? This is the place to start and put your questions to our keen members !

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

4912 Posts
479 Topics

Last post by Toby
in Re: Cable hawse bulwark ...
on February 18, 2018, 12:07:06

No New Posts Tug Talk - Tug News & Discussion

Tug General News and Discussion

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

5018 Posts
517 Topics

Last post by model tugman
in Re: Best of the season t...
on December 20, 2017, 23:39:09

No New Posts The Ship and Anchor

Our virtual Pub, feel free to talk about anything here but please keep it clean !

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

7459 Posts
869 Topics

Last post by tug-arlyn-nelson
in Rough seas! New video o...
on January 21, 2018, 19:30:56

No New Posts Working Days

A place for emplyee's current and ex to remember the good old times while serving and working in the industry

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

197 Posts
13 Topics

Last post by sea monkey
in Re: Good day at the offi...
on October 02, 2017, 12:13:08

No New Posts Real Tugs Real Pics

Place your pictures here of real working Tugs

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

7206 Posts
424 Topics

Last post by sea monkey
in Re: New York Pushboat Li...
on November 13, 2017, 18:54:13

No New Posts Tug Art

All Tug Art welcome to be displayed. Commissions, Trade or would just like to share your art work with our members.

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

571 Posts
72 Topics

Last post by model tugman
in Re: cool vid still pictu...
on February 08, 2018, 12:23:37

No New Posts Forum Ideas, Issues & Announcements

Got a good idea for the Forum, want something added..... Want something changed ... This is a place to suggest and discuss ideas and issues.

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

1384 Posts
133 Topics

Last post by spud
in Re: What are you buildin...
on January 15, 2018, 14:54:19

No New Posts Model Tug and Boat Clubs

All Model Boating clubs are welcome to list there details here

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

511 Posts
85 Topics

Last post by cobby
in Re: Red Cross Ship S.S ...
on November 03, 2017, 06:45:09

No New Posts Modelling Links

Let the members know of any websites where you have found good service and materials

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

239 Posts
46 Topics

Last post by AndrewAnten
in Re: Books, New & Old
on August 17, 2017, 23:57:50

No New Posts Origins of Nautical Terms

Brass Monkeys ? Bristol Fashion ? What are they on about !

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

194 Posts
7 Topics

Last post by tug-arlyn-nelson
in Re: What are the correct...
on January 21, 2018, 21:03:52

No New Posts Competitions !

Next Competition Coming Soon !! Prize Donations always welcome !!

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

421 Posts
18 Topics

Last post by Lütjeoog
in 23rd Tug Salvage & OSV C...
on January 14, 2014, 08:57:39

Specialist Types Of Tug Boat

No New Posts Classic Diesel Tugs

This is a new board for all Classic Diesel Tugs, we will shift things around abit to this board should fill up soon !

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

4119 Posts
180 Topics

Last post by mike_victoriabc
in Re: 1960s Refinery Tug –...
on February 15, 2018, 16:39:53

No New Posts Springer Tugs

For all those interested in this great design fun boat

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

980 Posts
66 Topics

Last post by Gerhardvienna
in Re: Springer Tug in Vien...
on October 27, 2016, 21:17:45

No New Posts Steam Tugs

All topics relating to these nostalgic boats from yesteryear

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

2938 Posts
159 Topics

Last post by model tugman
in Re: The next one on the ...
on Today at 13:24:09

No New Posts Paddle Tugs

All topics relating to any vessel powered with paddles

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

139 Posts
19 Topics

Last post by canute
in Re: Small towboat
on September 19, 2013, 18:54:05

No New Posts Ocean Going Tugs

Prefer Ocean Going Tugs ? The most powerful tugs in the world that are capable of spending weeks at sea and can handle the roughest weather, all topics here !

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

2733 Posts
86 Topics

Last post by tugboyben
in Re: Mr Darby info.
on September 07, 2017, 23:19:16

No New Posts Pusher Tugs

All topics relating to these hard working tugs that usually work the rivers and harbours, pushing the barges rather than tow them

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

853 Posts
48 Topics

Last post by tugboyben
in Re: Pusher tug HIGHNOON
on September 17, 2017, 09:26:30

No New Posts Modern Tugs

For those topics relating to tugs from the 1950's to the present day

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

8271 Posts
351 Topics

Last post by spud
in Re: another logging tug
on February 10, 2018, 13:57:57

No New Posts Off Shore Support Vessels

All topics relating to Off Shore Support Vessels, oil rig supply ships, etc

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

1063 Posts
85 Topics

Last post by Toby
in Re: HMS BULLDOG
on December 11, 2017, 18:36:22

No New Posts Any Other Types Of Tug

Any other types of Tug not listed

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

864 Posts
53 Topics

Last post by VANYA
in Re: WWII USN YTL625 / Ja...
on March 25, 2017, 22:10:45

No New Posts Barges & Other Non-Tug Vessels

Barges, Car ferries, towables, etc. Got a vessel that does'nt seen to fit in the other categories or found a great vessel you just need to share with us - this is the place for it !

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

2358 Posts
156 Topics

Last post by tug-arlyn-nelson
in Re: ORCA from JAWS!
on January 25, 2018, 18:08:45

Model Builder's Den

No New Posts General Help, Tips and Advice Offered

Share your knowledge ! How best to do things and mistakes to avoid !

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

987 Posts
149 Topics

Last post by olscuzbut
in Re: Mantua Wooden Model ...
on August 19, 2017, 06:14:45

No New Posts General Building Advice Wanted

Getting stuck in your glue, feel like walking the plank - any building problems or questions list them here !

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

1774 Posts
194 Topics

Last post by model tugman
in Re: TUG---Questions--Ne...
on September 01, 2017, 23:11:27

No New Posts Electrics & Radio Gear

Motors - Batteries - Speed Controllers - Servo's - Receivers - Electronics - Wiring

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

1621 Posts
224 Topics

Last post by 2tugboats
in Re: 12 or 24 volts
on June 01, 2017, 21:25:35

No New Posts Wood, Fibreglass, Plastics & Other Building Materials

Types, Glues, Cutting, Uses, etc

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

216 Posts
30 Topics

Last post by olscuzbut
in Re: Miniature steam engi...
on December 22, 2017, 07:50:51

No New Posts Hulls

All topics relating to Hulls

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

727 Posts
50 Topics

Last post by TugMaster
in Re: New Hull
on July 06, 2017, 13:57:02

No New Posts Fixtures and Fittings

All fittings

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

908 Posts
118 Topics

Last post by romanov
in Re: Thickness Sander
on February 17, 2017, 05:36:17

No New Posts Finishing

Painting, Varnishing, Spraying, Smoothing, Preparing

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

305 Posts
37 Topics

Last post by marky
in Re: red oxide
on May 02, 2017, 03:41:36

Traders/Vendors Products

No New Posts Traders/Vendors Products

Traders/Vendors can promote their products here once they become a Site Sponsor. Click Here for details

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

259 Posts
54 Topics

Last post by model tugman
in Are Bosuns model boats s...
on August 29, 2017, 09:34:50

Events

No New Posts Club Events

List your Club Event here and also don't forget to put it on our Calender

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

1610 Posts
167 Topics

Last post by poll
in Towing at Balne Moor MBC
on September 12, 2017, 13:09:43

No New Posts National Events

List and discuss National events here

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

820 Posts
77 Topics

Last post by Kev30
in Re: Dortmund 2017
on April 09, 2017, 23:09:54

No New Posts All Regatta, Event, Shows and Meetings Pictures and Reports Here !

Been to a Regatta ? Held your recent meeting or Event ? Tell us what you've been doing ... don't forget to include your pictures !

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

3054 Posts
192 Topics

Last post by tugnut
in Re: Tug fun day.
on July 24, 2017, 22:41:38

Tugger's Trading Post

No New Posts For Sale (Private Ads Only)

Is that Hull taking up too much space in the shed, too many electric motors ...unfinished projects ? List them here. Personal Sales only please. Ebay items welcome too !!

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

1586 Posts
331 Topics

Last post by model tugman
in Re: DAMEN 3111 model tug...
on February 08, 2018, 04:57:29

No New Posts Wanted

Looking for that rare part to put the finishing touch on ? Looking for a project ? Here is the place for you to ask the members.

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

1131 Posts
265 Topics

Last post by Shaunbindon
in Re: Graupner voith Schne...
on December 21, 2017, 04:31:06

Fun & Games

No New Posts Tug Games

What Games Have you Played with your Tug ? Any Games To suggest - Keep it clean !

Moderators: tango, Footski, 2tugboats

4917 Posts
14 Topics

Last post by VANYA
in Re: Fishing Tug.
on February 16, 2017, 01:19:07

No New Posts Jokes

How many Tugs does it take to change a lightbulb ....... (again keep it clean !)

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

616 Posts
61 Topics

Last post by Todd
in Re: SILLY QUICKIES
on July 07, 2014, 11:27:43

No New Posts Daft Pictures

Cat fell asleep on your Tug ? Dog just chewed it to bits ? Any subject matter allowed as long as clean !

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

1022 Posts
110 Topics

Last post by PHILNZ
in Re: Tugboat Racing
on April 07, 2014, 13:21:38

No New Posts Not So Interesting Facts

Did you know ... 3 Brits die each year testing if a 9v battery works on their tongue ... hmmm interesting !

Moderators: tango, Footski, tugs53, 2tugboats

93 Posts
14 Topics

Last post by mike_victoriabc
in Re: LIGHTS & LIGHTHOUSES...
on November 17, 2016, 16:54:13

  • No New Posts
  • Redirect Board

Tug Forum - Info Center

Recent Posts Recent Posts

Re: The next one on the Slipway is the Gondia. by model tugman (Steam Tugs)
Today at 13:24:09
Re: The next one on the Slipway is the Gondia. by make it six am 2moro (Steam Tugs)
Today at 11:41:32
Re: The next one on the Slipway is the Gondia. by model tugman (Steam Tugs)
Today at 11:21:26
Re: Cable hawse bulwark ports by Toby (NEWBIES - START HERE !)
February 18, 2018, 12:07:06
Re: Cable hawse bulwark ports by Adam66 (NEWBIES - START HERE !)
February 18, 2018, 11:26:22
Re: HELP WITH DAMEN 3111 MODEL TUG by Adam66 (NEWBIES - START HERE !)
February 18, 2018, 11:14:13
Re: The next one on the Slipway is the Gondia. by model tugman (Steam Tugs)
February 16, 2018, 13:47:37
Re: The next one on the Slipway is the Gondia. by tug-arlyn-nelson (Steam Tugs)
February 16, 2018, 10:47:01
Re: 1960s Refinery Tug – Parahaki by mike_victoriabc (Classic Diesel Tugs)
February 15, 2018, 16:39:53
Re: The next one on the Slipway is the Gondia. by model tugman (Steam Tugs)
February 15, 2018, 08:40:11
Re: 1960s Refinery Tug – Parahaki by model tugman (Classic Diesel Tugs)
February 14, 2018, 23:23:02
Re: 1960s Refinery Tug – Parahaki by sea monkey (Classic Diesel Tugs)
February 14, 2018, 11:01:51
Re: 1960s Refinery Tug – Parahaki by VANYA (Classic Diesel Tugs)
February 14, 2018, 00:31:59
Re: 1960s Refinery Tug – Parahaki by VANYA (Classic Diesel Tugs)
February 13, 2018, 03:20:03
Re: 1960s Refinery Tug – Parahaki by model tugman (Classic Diesel Tugs)
February 12, 2018, 23:35:11
Re: 1960s Refinery Tug – Parahaki by sea monkey (Classic Diesel Tugs)
February 12, 2018, 16:27:35
Re: 1960s Refinery Tug – Parahaki by sea monkey (Classic Diesel Tugs)
February 12, 2018, 16:25:39
Re: 1960s Refinery Tug – Parahaki by sea monkey (Classic Diesel Tugs)
February 12, 2018, 16:23:30
Re: 1960s Refinery Tug – Parahaki by sea monkey (Classic Diesel Tugs)
February 12, 2018, 16:22:02
Re: 1960s Refinery Tug – Parahaki by sea monkey (Classic Diesel Tugs)
February 12, 2018, 16:20:40
Re: 1960s Refinery Tug – Parahaki by sea monkey (Classic Diesel Tugs)
February 12, 2018, 16:19:29
Re: 1960s Refinery Tug – Parahaki by sea monkey (Classic Diesel Tugs)
February 12, 2018, 16:16:15
Re: Largescale TID Tug (pic heavy!!) by spud (Steam Tugs)
February 12, 2018, 15:31:03
Re: Largescale TID Tug (pic heavy!!) by tizdaz (Steam Tugs)
February 12, 2018, 14:26:40
Re: Largescale TID Tug (pic heavy!!) by model tugman (Steam Tugs)
February 12, 2018, 12:01:28
Re: Largescale TID Tug (pic heavy!!) by tizdaz (Steam Tugs)
February 12, 2018, 10:21:40
Re: another logging tug by spud (Modern Tugs)
February 10, 2018, 13:57:57
Re: HELP WITH DAMEN 3111 MODEL TUG by Toby (NEWBIES - START HERE !)
February 10, 2018, 07:52:02
Re: The next one on the Slipway is the Gondia. by model tugman (Steam Tugs)
February 08, 2018, 23:53:32
Re: The next one on the Slipway is the Gondia. by tug-arlyn-nelson (Steam Tugs)
February 08, 2018, 18:06:11
Re: cool vid still picture. by model tugman (Tug Art)
February 08, 2018, 12:23:37
Re: another logging tug by sea monkey (Modern Tugs)
February 08, 2018, 12:11:11
Re: cool vid still picture. by tug-arlyn-nelson (Tug Art)
February 08, 2018, 11:36:50
Re: DAMEN 3111 model tug for sale by model tugman (For Sale (Private Ads Only))
February 08, 2018, 04:57:29
Re: The next one on the Slipway is the Gondia. by model tugman (Steam Tugs)
February 08, 2018, 04:56:17
Re: another logging tug by ronald (Modern Tugs)
February 08, 2018, 04:27:05
Re: The next one on the Slipway is the Gondia. by tugboyben (Steam Tugs)
February 08, 2018, 02:41:51
DAMEN 3111 model tug for sale by Shaunbindon (For Sale (Private Ads Only))
February 08, 2018, 01:37:50
Re: The next one on the Slipway is the Gondia. by model tugman (Steam Tugs)
February 08, 2018, 00:06:34
Re: cool vid still picture. by model tugman (Tug Art)
February 07, 2018, 23:58:17
Re: cool vid still picture. by tug-arlyn-nelson (Tug Art)
February 07, 2018, 19:47:16
Re: cool vid still picture. by tug-arlyn-nelson (Tug Art)
February 07, 2018, 19:40:36
Re: The next one on the Slipway is the Gondia. by sea monkey (Steam Tugs)
February 07, 2018, 14:08:09
Re: The next one on the Slipway is the Gondia. by model tugman (Steam Tugs)
February 05, 2018, 10:12:01
Re: The next one on the Slipway is the Gondia. by model tugman (Steam Tugs)
February 05, 2018, 10:10:08
Re: The next one on the Slipway is the Gondia. by mike_victoriabc (Steam Tugs)
February 05, 2018, 06:50:08
Re: The next one on the Slipway is the Gondia. by model tugman (Steam Tugs)
February 04, 2018, 10:03:16
Re: The next one on the Slipway is the Gondia. by model tugman (Steam Tugs)
February 02, 2018, 07:01:55
Re: The next one on the Slipway is the Gondia. by rea towing co (Steam Tugs)
January 31, 2018, 13:53:53
Re: 1960s Refinery Tug – Parahaki by model tugman (Classic Diesel Tugs)
January 31, 2018, 13:03:00
Re: The next one on the Slipway is the Gondia. by model tugman (Steam Tugs)
January 31, 2018, 13:00:49
Re: 1960s Refinery Tug – Parahaki by sea monkey (Classic Diesel Tugs)
January 31, 2018, 11:05:12
Re: The next one on the Slipway is the Gondia. by sea monkey (Steam Tugs)
January 31, 2018, 10:59:34
Re: The next one on the Slipway is the Gondia. by model tugman (Steam Tugs)
January 31, 2018, 10:39:39
Re: The next one on the Slipway is the Gondia. by rea towing co (Steam Tugs)
January 31, 2018, 08:00:43
Re: The next one on the Slipway is the Gondia. by model tugman (Steam Tugs)
January 31, 2018, 07:57:04
The next one on the Slipway is the Gondia. by model tugman (Steam Tugs)
January 31, 2018, 07:55:52
Re: 1960s Refinery Tug – Parahaki by Kev30 (Classic Diesel Tugs)
January 31, 2018, 07:22:42
Re: 1960s Refinery Tug – Parahaki by model tugman (Classic Diesel Tugs)
January 31, 2018, 00:21:40
Re: 1960s Refinery Tug – Parahaki by sea monkey (Classic Diesel Tugs)
January 29, 2018, 20:46:57
Re: 1960s Refinery Tug – Parahaki by sea monkey (Classic Diesel Tugs)
January 29, 2018, 20:40:20
Re: 1960s Refinery Tug – Parahaki by sea monkey (Classic Diesel Tugs)
January 29, 2018, 20:38:28
Re: 1960s Refinery Tug – Parahaki by sea monkey (Classic Diesel Tugs)
January 29, 2018, 20:36:39
Re: 1960s Refinery Tug – Parahaki by sea monkey (Classic Diesel Tugs)
January 29, 2018, 20:32:53
Re: HELP WITH DAMEN 3111 MODEL TUG by GMT13 (NEWBIES - START HERE !)
January 29, 2018, 12:42:18
Re: 1960s Refinery Tug – Parahaki by VANYA (Classic Diesel Tugs)
January 29, 2018, 01:37:01
Re: 1960s Refinery Tug – Parahaki by VANYA (Classic Diesel Tugs)
January 29, 2018, 01:35:47
Re: HELP WITH DAMEN 3111 MODEL TUG by Volker (NEWBIES - START HERE !)
January 29, 2018, 01:28:37
Re: Largescale TID Tug (pic heavy!!) by tizdaz (Steam Tugs)
January 28, 2018, 16:01:32
Re: Largescale TID Tug (pic heavy!!) by tizdaz (Steam Tugs)
January 28, 2018, 15:53:18
Re: Largescale TID Tug (pic heavy!!) by tizdaz (Steam Tugs)
January 28, 2018, 15:14:17
Re: Largescale TID Tug (pic heavy!!) by tizdaz (Steam Tugs)
January 28, 2018, 14:51:25
Re: 1960s Refinery Tug – Parahaki by sea monkey (Classic Diesel Tugs)
January 28, 2018, 12:40:39
Re: 1960s Refinery Tug – Parahaki by sea monkey (Classic Diesel Tugs)
January 28, 2018, 12:39:20
HELP WITH DAMEN 3111 MODEL TUG by GMT13 (NEWBIES - START HERE !)
January 28, 2018, 02:25:59
Re: 1960s Refinery Tug – Parahaki by VANYA (Classic Diesel Tugs)
January 27, 2018, 15:12:04
Re: An Assurance class conversion to Diesel power. by model tugman (Classic Diesel Tugs)
January 27, 2018, 14:46:05
Re: An Assurance class conversion to Diesel power. by model tugman (Classic Diesel Tugs)
January 27, 2018, 14:45:28
Re: An Assurance class conversion to Diesel power. by caliph (Classic Diesel Tugs)
January 27, 2018, 11:28:11
Re: An Assurance class conversion to Diesel power. by tug-arlyn-nelson (Classic Diesel Tugs)
January 27, 2018, 11:15:28

Forum Stats Forum Stats

76099 Posts in 6088 Topics by 4146 Members. Latest Member: hbr95404
Latest Post: "Re: The next one on the ..." ( Today at 13:24:09 )
View the most recent posts on the forum.

Users Online Users Online

293 Guests, 8 Users

Users active in past 120 minutes:
EAGLE, des, model tugman, Passages, mengam, howard main, ixg, caliph
[Administrator]  [Global Moderator]  [Moderator]  [Site Supporter]

Most Online Today: 305. Most Online Ever: 359 (February 14, 2017, 05:52:05)