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daves sratch biult tug
« on: May 05, 2011, 00:53:50 »
Adding some radio gear to this tug .

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Re: daves sratch biult tug
« Reply #1 on: May 05, 2011, 03:35:08 »
Will you be taking the handlebars off? ;D ;D ;D ;D ;D
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Re: daves sratch biult tug
« Reply #2 on: May 05, 2011, 08:36:47 »
NO the handle bars stay on ,so does the training wheel .   PUFFIN

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Re: daves sratch biult tug
« Reply #3 on: May 05, 2011, 15:56:19 »
She is a "Franklin' build??
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Re: daves sratch biult tug
« Reply #4 on: May 05, 2011, 16:28:08 »
HI MIKE ; Yes she is a Franklin build . His first attempt ,and done from the plans of the Franklin . We had it in the pond today and it needs 12 pounds fo blast to bring it to the water line . It is all planked with cedar strips  ,then S-1 epoxy . Will post more when the house works is completed . PUFFIN

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Re: daves sratch biult tug
« Reply #5 on: May 06, 2011, 10:28:21 »
Good luck with the build. We have posted many pictures of the Franklin in the Forum. You may have noticed that there are several errors in the plans if they are the ones from Taubman's.
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Re: daves sratch biult tug
« Reply #6 on: May 06, 2011, 12:01:54 »
Hi Model Tug Man
I don't know where he got the plans or what plans he used.  I was just helpint him install the radio ger and motor.

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Re: daves sratch biult tug
« Reply #7 on: May 21, 2011, 18:54:34 »
Nice start
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