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Re: shuswap A.S.D tug build 2016
« Reply #15 on: December 18, 2015, 10:56:15 »
while i have been building this one  ive also had another little tug ive been  building along side
its  all g.r.p & it to come's from gary king  its  known as  the alan b  kit  size is 16inch loa  i have a 540 geared 3:1  50mm prop & steering nozzel
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Re: new build 2015/16
« Reply #16 on: January 07, 2016, 13:22:01 »
update  managed to get a bit of time out in the workshop  the deck is all on & a couple of coats of primer
B.C tugs >>  ken mackenzie~07   nellie irene~07    freewinds ~04       sidewinder'in b.c~11'   iron horse~12  malley b~16  western mariner ~14  shuswap ~17
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Re: new build 2015/16
« Reply #17 on: January 08, 2016, 00:25:00 »
The Alan B has come out well Ray...........That Whatsupathingy is a beefy hull for her length that's for sure!

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Re: new build 2015/16
« Reply #18 on: January 09, 2016, 03:48:39 »
Hi Ray
Looking's fantastic mate
  just one thing how do you get in to the rear deck to service the drive unit's  :)

Jason

Iv not used my warrior for some time must get it out  :)   
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Re: new build 2015/16
« Reply #19 on: January 09, 2016, 10:19:56 »
hi jason  i can get my hand in there to apply grease to the gears & oil to  but if i need to get a drive out then i will cut the deck  here the hatch's  are on the plan   your warrior is it 1;32nd scale?
regards ray
B.C tugs >>  ken mackenzie~07   nellie irene~07    freewinds ~04       sidewinder'in b.c~11'   iron horse~12  malley b~16  western mariner ~14  shuswap ~17
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Re: new build 2015/16
« Reply #20 on: January 09, 2016, 11:15:39 »
Hi Ray
No prob's Mate yes the warrior is 1:32 scale all wood & home made drive's
Ill keep my eye on your's as it progress

Jason
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Re: new build 2015/16
« Reply #21 on: January 09, 2016, 12:46:38 »
cheers jason   how does you warrior run & towing all ok    regards ray
B.C tugs >>  ken mackenzie~07   nellie irene~07    freewinds ~04       sidewinder'in b.c~11'   iron horse~12  malley b~16  western mariner ~14  shuswap ~17
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Re: new build 2015/16
« Reply #22 on: January 10, 2016, 04:13:51 »
Morning Ray
The warrior is fantasic  to sail. spin's on the spot
Not had a go towing with it as iv had a few problem's with the steering hope to have a tow this year with it

Jason
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Re: new build 2015/16
« Reply #23 on: January 10, 2016, 07:48:35 »
would love to build one these tugs could i ask how you go about getting hold of the hull

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Re: new build 2015/16
« Reply #24 on: January 10, 2016, 13:29:25 »
my hull came from gary king in vancouver canada   he is a member on here  west coast tug i think   regards ray
B.C tugs >>  ken mackenzie~07   nellie irene~07    freewinds ~04       sidewinder'in b.c~11'   iron horse~12  malley b~16  western mariner ~14  shuswap ~17
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Re: new build 2015/16
« Reply #25 on: January 11, 2016, 07:44:57 »
Different drive units on the Warrior - what size props in those?

Nice looking build,

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Re: new build 2015/16
« Reply #26 on: January 11, 2016, 11:45:15 »
Morning Ray
The warrior is fantasic  to sail. spin's on the spot
Not had a go towing with it as iv had a few problem's with the steering hope to have a tow this year with it

Jason
sorry jason i missed your reply   im sure  they will spin & dance  the drives are quiet far apart  looking forward to running mine  hope you get to sort your problem sorted out   regards ray
B.C tugs >>  ken mackenzie~07   nellie irene~07    freewinds ~04       sidewinder'in b.c~11'   iron horse~12  malley b~16  western mariner ~14  shuswap ~17
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Re: new build 2015/16
« Reply #27 on: January 11, 2016, 11:52:23 »
Different drive units on the Warrior - what size props in those?

Nice looking build,

mike

Hi Mike
the prop's are 50mm 4 blade

Jason
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Re: new build 2015/16
« Reply #28 on: February 04, 2016, 10:14:45 »
a bit more done  the lower part of the superstructure  is built  the house is under way   lots of windows in this one   
B.C tugs >>  ken mackenzie~07   nellie irene~07    freewinds ~04       sidewinder'in b.c~11'   iron horse~12  malley b~16  western mariner ~14  shuswap ~17
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Re: new build 2015/16
« Reply #29 on: February 04, 2016, 10:15:42 »
couple more
regards ray
B.C tugs >>  ken mackenzie~07   nellie irene~07    freewinds ~04       sidewinder'in b.c~11'   iron horse~12  malley b~16  western mariner ~14  shuswap ~17
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