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Specialist Types Of Tug Boat => Springer Tugs => : tugnut September 11, 2009, 12:26:11

: two new hulls
: tugnut September 11, 2009, 12:26:11
Hi all got these from a friend 15 each .
Just right for the kids to play with.
Not sure what to build on them  
: Re: two new hulls
: tugnut September 11, 2009, 12:38:11
Started on the inside.
Showed the gran kids some pictures they like the pusher tugs.
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: tugnut September 11, 2009, 12:50:21
Started on the build nice to build two at a time.
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: Puffin September 11, 2009, 17:35:47
HI THERE TUG NUT ; Tugs are sure looking good . They sould be alot of fun to run .    PUFFIN
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: sea.mariner September 11, 2009, 23:37:35
Looking really good TugNut  :) A bargin at 15 each, I am sure the kids will have hours of fun in sailing them probably as much fun as you are having building them  :) :)

Regards & looking forward to seeing more progress  ;)

Dan.

ps, remember, lots of fenders to be added  ;D ;D
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: TERRY September 12, 2009, 03:33:15
I see your into mass production now John. The grand kids will love those.
Terry.
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: Kieran H September 12, 2009, 07:25:09
Cool looking deckhouse.
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: tugnut September 15, 2009, 11:25:33
Bit more done to the spring tugs
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: sea.mariner September 15, 2009, 11:34:50
Great work there tugnut, but should you have not made them identical  :o :o Surely the grand-children will argue over the best looking one  ;D ;D ;D

They are both looking really good, and I am looking forward to seeing them finished and sailing on the water  ;)

Regards, Dan.
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: tugnut September 15, 2009, 12:10:14
Im OK with that dan they chose there own ;)

 Regards John
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: ray28507 September 15, 2009, 12:59:10
hi tugnut  once you have them running youll be  useing them there fun!  (except when they burn out the speed con!!! ;D ;D)  i to have 2 hulls to do 'when i get chance' ;)  regards ray
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: tugnut September 15, 2009, 13:02:47
Thanks ray the old boy is still sad you sold your one ;D ;D
ALL THE BEST JOHN
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: ray28507 September 15, 2009, 13:43:07
thats ok john  i might only keep one of mine  so ill bere him in mind ;D ;D  regards ray
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: sea.mariner September 26, 2009, 11:18:53
Any progress John with the two springers ???

Regards, Dan.
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: tugnut September 27, 2009, 08:22:26
HI Dan bit more done on no 1 no 2 in primer
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: sea.mariner September 27, 2009, 09:14:24
Looking good, Looking REALLY good  :) :)

I am looking forward to seeing some photos of them in the water together   ;)

Regards, Dan.
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: ray28507 September 27, 2009, 11:50:57
hi tugnut  they are realy getting  there now john  well done     (did them dvds play ok??)   regards ray
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: tugs53 September 27, 2009, 18:08:46
A couple of real butes there 8) 8)

Well Done :) :)
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: Kieran H September 27, 2009, 19:40:53
Isn't that the fun about it. It's all about brute force specially when towing 600 meters of logs. right mike.
niffty looking tugs to.
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: tugnut September 28, 2009, 11:36:22
Thanks chaps ;)
Hi ray the vidios are great  :)

 Regards John
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: model tugman September 28, 2009, 11:44:45
 looking good Bro when are you going to build some bigger ones then?
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: tugnut September 28, 2009, 11:52:38
When you draw me some bigger plans ;)
Tanker looks great bruv
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: model tugman September 28, 2009, 11:54:59
When you draw me some bigger plans ;)
Tanker looks great bruv

Cheeky bxggxr ;D ;D ;D
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: tugnut October 03, 2009, 07:16:03
 Tried her in the lake today went well.
 
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: model tugman October 03, 2009, 07:27:52
Looking good Bro.
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: tugnut October 03, 2009, 07:42:11
They would make great life boats for you BIG TANKER. :)geo

Stics and string ;D ;D ;D you are in truble
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: ray28507 October 03, 2009, 15:02:11
it looks very good on the water john  did it go ok?? just one thing is it your one or dave's  ;D ;D
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: tugnut October 04, 2009, 07:45:26
Dave took it home with him :)Battry went flat quick, what motor did you use ::)
We are going to war show on saterday.
are you going .
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: Kieran H October 04, 2009, 10:36:48
Looks like a fun tug.
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: tugnut October 10, 2009, 08:02:55
Put it to the test today ;)
Quiet happy ran for hour and half on 6 volt battry :D
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: tugnut October 10, 2009, 08:05:28
Pushing and pulling :)
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: TERRY October 10, 2009, 11:23:37
Smashing job John. I see that John B, is keeping an eye her.
Terry.
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: ray28507 October 10, 2009, 12:21:08
nice photos tugnut  did you change the motor?   that good the batts lasting that amount of time :D  regards ray
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: sea.mariner October 12, 2009, 22:17:33
Brilliant photos of 3 excellent models  :)

Regards, Dan.
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: tugnut November 22, 2009, 09:43:53
Just finished insolating my work shop and tidying up :-\.
Like DAN said in his build cant find nothing ;D.
Done a bit more on no 2 springer thingy.went for fire tug .

ATB John
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: sea.mariner November 22, 2009, 09:48:02
Coming along nicely John  :) A fire tug is not a fire tug unless it has working fire-monitors, will they be working ones ?

Regards, Dan.
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: tugs53 November 22, 2009, 09:48:27
Love the 'Fire Tug'!!!!!!

A real Cracker :) :)

...Cheers...
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: tugnut November 22, 2009, 09:51:51
Thanks Dan ,Mike yes they will work Dan.

 john
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: ray28507 November 22, 2009, 09:57:51
hi tugnut look good john  'oh no this means he will be squirtin me next year lol' ;)
regards ray
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: tugnut November 29, 2009, 05:45:04
Some more bits done to the fire tug springy thingy ;)
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: tugnut December 04, 2009, 11:29:09
Bit more done start on inside tomorow ;)
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: ray28507 December 04, 2009, 14:51:27
looking good john  :)  have you had this one afloat yet??   regards ray
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: tugs53 December 04, 2009, 17:03:36
Love it...gotta have it!!!! :) :) :)

First Class Work there John 8) 8)


...Cheers...
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: Puffin December 04, 2009, 22:20:46
ENJOYED YOUR POSTING ,niece work there .      I still have the three hulls sitting in my shop waiting.            PUFFIN
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: tugnut December 10, 2009, 12:44:06
Inside all done, finished outside, ready for wet stuff on saterday. ;)
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: model tugman December 10, 2009, 23:35:30
Blimey Bro thats neat inside    Proper Job.
LOL geo
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: tugnut August 15, 2010, 08:20:50
Got another hull ;)build so far.

John
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: ray28507 August 15, 2010, 09:56:53
looking well tugnut  ''you will king of the springers' if you build anymore  ;D regards ray
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: tugnut August 27, 2010, 11:58:28
Bit more done n the springer.
In the water tomorow with the others play time ;)
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: ray28507 August 27, 2010, 12:42:46
looking realy good john   :)  how many have you built now! ;D  regards ray
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: tugnut August 28, 2010, 09:54:46
Hi Ray only three, all done now.
I can get on with a real tug now. :)
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: tugnut August 28, 2010, 09:56:48
ON the water
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: ray28507 August 28, 2010, 10:20:32
hi tugnut  another fine job you done there  :)  one of them must be for dave?  ;)  the last pic she's pushing a ''fair amount of water''! what is the motor  in this one   regards ray
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: tugnut August 28, 2010, 10:27:14
Thanks Ray, only a 500 on 6 v .
I will keep this to play with ;)

regards john