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Assurance Tug (CIVILIAN)

Assurance Tug (CIVILIAN)
Item# SLIP128
Availability: Usually ships the next business day

Product Description

Availability Alert - This kit takes about 2-6 weeks for production. Please call or email for lead time. 626.963.4591 or sales@harbormodels.com.

Built in 1940/3 by Cochrane & Sons Shipbuilders Ltd (Selby, U.K.) the 21 tugs in the class were designed for escort/rescue work and sported a variety of unique names.

Kit Contents:
The kit contains all the required parts to build the model:
  • A detailed fiber glass hull with external plating and a fiber glass funnel
  • the prop-shaft, rudder and a brass propeller
  • CNC-cut and printed styrene parts for the construction of the decks, engine room, superstructure and wheelhouse
  • A set of fittings manufactured from high grade cast alloy, and a sheet of etched brass items including the stanchions for the rails, rope reels, brackets for lamps and lifebelts, locker hinges etc
  • Vacuum-formed ship's boats
  • cast alloy kits for the anchor windlass, the 12-pounder deck gun and the two Oerlikons
  • All the rod, wire, dowel for masts and other items needed to finish the model as illustrated
  • The two full size plans and step-by-step constructional drawings will enable the enthusiast to build this model to museum standards
  • Paints, glues and the flag are not supplied
  • Tools will be required to complete.

Scale 1:43
Length: 43.6"
Beam: 9�"
Displacement approx: 25lbs

Optional Running Gear Packages
12 Volt Propulsion Pack
ONE(1) 6:1 Geared Motors
ONE(1) 6mm X 4mm Couplers
ONE(1) VIP25
6 Volt Propulsion Pack
ONE(1) 2.5:1 Geared Motors
ONE(1) 6mm X 4mm Couplers
ONE(1) VIP25

Assurance Photos: (click to enlarge)