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Specialist Types Of Tug Boat => Modern Tugs => : tugnut May 15, 2018, 12:33:56

: New Tug,s
: tugnut May 15, 2018, 12:33:56
Hi all just done my new tug, some pictures.
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: tugnut May 15, 2018, 12:36:32
more pictures
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: tugnut May 15, 2018, 12:47:55
Now my next one is a bit bigger, i used one of my old hull and cut and added 1 foot plus built up the front end.
This is what i want to try to copy .
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: tugnut May 15, 2018, 12:55:24
next bow prop plus deck,s made
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: tugnut May 15, 2018, 12:59:56
more bits plus props from Protean props.
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: tugnut May 15, 2018, 13:04:08
now the bridge and other parts
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: tugnut May 15, 2018, 13:08:34
Tug So far made the stanchions rails and rear winch plus tow bar .
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: des May 15, 2018, 19:12:24
WOW - great work.  Good looking models.

But, why did you use round-tip props in the nozzles instead of Kaplan style props?

Des.
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: tugnut May 15, 2018, 22:01:21
Good question des,i have them on my other tug and my friend has the new ones on his same drive and setup and pulled my tug out of the water so i went for them.
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: ray28507 May 15, 2018, 23:05:57
very nice work  john 
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: tassie48 May 16, 2018, 12:19:10
Holy heck John mate that is just great I do like the motor installment and belt  drives well done it is always great to see some one whom takes a lot of pride in their work and builds to a great depth of detail which I enjoy chop and channeling hulls is a blast thank you for sharing tassie48
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: sea monkey May 16, 2018, 12:39:40
Very nice! The hull extension looks perfect and everything else too. Please keep us posted with heaps of pictures.
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: tugnut May 19, 2018, 09:53:05
Nice day today so i put some paint on her
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: Kev30 May 23, 2018, 11:20:30
I agree very nice neat work please keep us posted on progress.

Regards
Kevin
: Re: New Tug,s
: tugnut May 26, 2018, 11:49:52
Some more bits made and fitted.
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: tassie48 May 26, 2018, 12:39:19
Tugnut that is just brilliant the detail well done mate the winch gear even the doors with wheels how cool is that your painting is 100% well done John keep up the great work and keep posting those photos this is first class modelling at it,s best you set the bar high for all of us to match and encourage all of us brings a smile mate every time  gregg tassie48
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: tugnut May 26, 2018, 13:31:03
Thank you tassie48 .
regards John B