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Re: Sun Essex into Sun London
« Reply #15 on: February 27, 2015, 12:02:35 »
Do you mean the old fibre glass dinghy? if you do that was the London but she was totally scratch built plank on frame, cor a long time ago matey.
Tugs are for life      George B

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Re: Sun Essex into Sun London now Afloat
« Reply #16 on: March 01, 2015, 05:58:36 »
Well here she is in the water what a brilliant morning she exceeded all expectations and pulled 24lbs on a spring balance quite a powerfull beasty.
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Re: Sun Essex into Sun London now Afloat
« Reply #17 on: March 01, 2015, 06:01:13 »
here are a couple more and one of her lovely prop shop prop.
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Re: Sun Essex into Sun London
« Reply #18 on: March 01, 2015, 06:04:11 »
And here are a couple of her running mate which I made earlier   the Margam
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Re: Sun Essex into Sun London
« Reply #19 on: March 01, 2015, 11:01:21 »
You can join Ray with the tug race now .
Nice one Bro.
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Re: Sun Essex into Sun London
« Reply #20 on: March 01, 2015, 16:16:40 »
That must be a record build, even for you George. It only took a couple of weeks.
Amazing.
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Re: Sun Essex into Sun London
« Reply #21 on: March 01, 2015, 23:51:42 »
hi Steve, it was only half a build really the decks,bulwarks and running gear was done last year some time,before other builds got in the way,  Geo
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Re: Sun Essex into Sun London
« Reply #22 on: March 02, 2015, 11:42:20 »
Another beautiful tug, George. Nice job on the lights and I love the lettering on the life rings. Do you have the 1:1 dimensions for the life raft canisters?
VGJQ