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Re: Naval tugs
« Reply #31 on: April 27, 2010, 14:22:15 »
Two new photo,s of my HMT RESOLVE

Taken in the bath and laid out on the table before assembling.

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Re: Naval tugs
« Reply #32 on: April 27, 2010, 16:09:20 »
Now that is one outstanding build there ARH :) :) :) :)
How long is she??

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Re: Naval tugs
« Reply #33 on: April 28, 2010, 00:17:35 »
Hi Tugs53, She is 57 inches long, 11inches wide, built to 1/40 scale. :) :) :)

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Re: Naval tugs
« Reply #34 on: April 28, 2010, 03:43:17 »
Good looking tug, Ron. How much does she weigh?
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Re: Naval tugs
« Reply #35 on: April 28, 2010, 13:24:49 »
75 LBS all up sailing weight. :) :) :) :)

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Re: Naval tugs
« Reply #36 on: April 29, 2010, 03:51:47 »
That is a hefty girl. What do you use for a trolly?
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Re: Naval tugs
« Reply #37 on: April 29, 2010, 06:33:19 »
I was a lot younger when it was first built, just used straps.

This gives you a better idea the size of the model.  :) :) :)

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Re: Naval tugs
« Reply #38 on: December 08, 2011, 10:30:18 »

Model of USS Paiute ATF-159 by Mr. T in DC, on Flickr

Model of USS Paiute ATF-159

Model of the USS Paiute (ATF-159), an Abnaki-class fleet ocean tug, commissioned in 1945, and scrapped in 2003 after a long service life. Model is displayed in the library of the Naval Heritage Center, adjacent to the Navy Memorial in Washington, DC.
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Re: Naval tugs
« Reply #39 on: December 08, 2011, 12:25:57 »
Nice model.

I didn't know that Mr. T was in town. "I pity the fool."
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