TheRcModelBoatForum.com
Please login using your username and password to use the forum.

If you do not have an account please register to participate, it’s free!

TheRcModelBoatForum.com

A Forum For Modelers By Modelers.
 
HomeHome  PortalPortal  RegisterRegister  Log inLog in  

Share
 

 Dean's Marine Tug YARRA

Go down 
Go to page : Previous  1, 2
AuthorMessage
barriew
Captain (moderator)
Captain (moderator)


Posts : 1705
Join date : 2011-11-26
Age : 78
Location : Thaxted, Essex

Dean's Marine Tug YARRA - Page 2 Empty
PostSubject: Re: Dean's Marine Tug YARRA   Dean's Marine Tug YARRA - Page 2 EmptyTue Jan 22, 2013 7:00 pm

Almost there! I applied a coat of Humbrol Satincote today to the hull and superstructure. The superstructure is now complete except for one mast light which was a faulty casting and needs repair.
Tomorrow (if Grandson doesn't come visiting Wink ) will see the deck fittings installed and maybe a flotation test to see how many pounds of lead it requires.

Dean's Marine Tug YARRA - Page 2 Imgp2527

Barrie
Back to top Go down
barriew
Captain (moderator)
Captain (moderator)


Posts : 1705
Join date : 2011-11-26
Age : 78
Location : Thaxted, Essex

Dean's Marine Tug YARRA - Page 2 Empty
PostSubject: Re: Dean's Marine Tug YARRA   Dean's Marine Tug YARRA - Page 2 EmptySat Jan 26, 2013 2:36 pm

Its complete Shocked Just waiting for the props to arrive.

Dean's Marine Tug YARRA - Page 2 Imgp2528 Dean's Marine Tug YARRA - Page 2 Imgp2529
Dean's Marine Tug YARRA - Page 2 Imgp2530

The rudders are off to facilitate installing the props Wink

Barrie
Back to top Go down
intrepid75
Master
Master
intrepid75

Posts : 271
Join date : 2011-06-11
Age : 63
Location : Bristol, West country

Dean's Marine Tug YARRA - Page 2 Empty
PostSubject: Re: Dean's Marine Tug YARRA   Dean's Marine Tug YARRA - Page 2 EmptySat Jan 26, 2013 3:24 pm

And a lovely job you made of this too.
Back to top Go down
phil winks
Master
Master
phil winks

Posts : 583
Join date : 2011-06-12
Age : 62
Location : Taunton

Dean's Marine Tug YARRA - Page 2 Empty
PostSubject: Re: Dean's Marine Tug YARRA   Dean's Marine Tug YARRA - Page 2 EmptySat Jan 26, 2013 5:39 pm

Very nice indeed Barrie a fine job, Lets hope your able to get some pics or vid of her on the water soon
Back to top Go down
Damien
Captain (moderator)
Captain (moderator)
Damien

Posts : 3553
Join date : 2011-06-11
Age : 67
Location : Ballarat Vic. Aust.

Dean's Marine Tug YARRA - Page 2 Empty
PostSubject: Re: Dean's Marine Tug YARRA   Dean's Marine Tug YARRA - Page 2 EmptySat Jan 26, 2013 11:31 pm

Well done a superb model. Very Happy Very Happy Very Happy Very Happy
Back to top Go down
barriew
Captain (moderator)
Captain (moderator)


Posts : 1705
Join date : 2011-11-26
Age : 78
Location : Thaxted, Essex

Dean's Marine Tug YARRA - Page 2 Empty
PostSubject: Re: Dean's Marine Tug YARRA   Dean's Marine Tug YARRA - Page 2 EmptySun Jan 27, 2013 7:16 am

Thanks guys Very Happy When the props arrive I'll get her in the water as soon as possible and try to get a photo.

Barrie
Back to top Go down
barriew
Captain (moderator)
Captain (moderator)


Posts : 1705
Join date : 2011-11-26
Age : 78
Location : Thaxted, Essex

Dean's Marine Tug YARRA - Page 2 Empty
PostSubject: Re: Dean's Marine Tug YARRA   Dean's Marine Tug YARRA - Page 2 EmptySun Feb 03, 2013 3:19 pm

I managed to get Yara on the water this morning for her maiden voyage. She sails very well - just a slight adjustment needed to the ballast to bring her level. I managed a few photos, but they are not very good - it was about 2 degrees C, with a perishing wind.

Dean's Marine Tug YARRA - Page 2 Imgp2531 Dean's Marine Tug YARRA - Page 2 Imgp2532

Barrie
Back to top Go down
phil winks
Master
Master
phil winks

Posts : 583
Join date : 2011-06-12
Age : 62
Location : Taunton

Dean's Marine Tug YARRA - Page 2 Empty
PostSubject: Re: Dean's Marine Tug YARRA   Dean's Marine Tug YARRA - Page 2 EmptySun Feb 03, 2013 4:14 pm

Looks just like she should Barrie gret job mate Very Happy
Back to top Go down
barriew
Captain (moderator)
Captain (moderator)


Posts : 1705
Join date : 2011-11-26
Age : 78
Location : Thaxted, Essex

Dean's Marine Tug YARRA - Page 2 Empty
PostSubject: Re: Dean's Marine Tug YARRA   Dean's Marine Tug YARRA - Page 2 EmptySun Feb 03, 2013 8:04 pm

Thanks Phil - I'll try and get some better shots and maybe some video when it warms up a bit Rolling Eyes lol!

Barrie
Back to top Go down
phil winks
Master
Master
phil winks

Posts : 583
Join date : 2011-06-12
Age : 62
Location : Taunton

Dean's Marine Tug YARRA - Page 2 Empty
PostSubject: Re: Dean's Marine Tug YARRA   Dean's Marine Tug YARRA - Page 2 EmptyMon Feb 04, 2013 7:44 pm

barriew wrote:
Thanks Phil - I'll try and get some better shots and maybe some video when it warms up a bit Rolling Eyes lol!

Barrie

It'll be a long wait then matey lol!

Seeing as this is technically a finished Build Barrie would you like me to move it to the tug section
Back to top Go down
barriew
Captain (moderator)
Captain (moderator)


Posts : 1705
Join date : 2011-11-26
Age : 78
Location : Thaxted, Essex

Dean's Marine Tug YARRA - Page 2 Empty
PostSubject: Re: Dean's Marine Tug YARRA   Dean's Marine Tug YARRA - Page 2 EmptyMon Feb 04, 2013 8:22 pm

Yes please Phil. You could also move the Damen Stan tug and move the Pilot 40 build to the appropriate section.

Barrie
Back to top Go down
Sponsored content




Dean's Marine Tug YARRA - Page 2 Empty
PostSubject: Re: Dean's Marine Tug YARRA   Dean's Marine Tug YARRA - Page 2 Empty

Back to top Go down
 
Dean's Marine Tug YARRA
Back to top 
Page 2 of 2Go to page : Previous  1, 2

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
TheRcModelBoatForum.com :: Modelling Categories :: Tug Boats-
Jump to: