Digital Full-Size Plans Scale 1/32 H.S. Tug l 34" Suitable for radio control
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Digital Full-Size Plans will be Emailed only as a PDF.
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USB, in PDF, JPEG, and TIFF formats are shipped by first class airmail.
You may have the plans printed at a print shop or tile printed on your home printer
Digital Full size plan prints on Two sheet 40” x 23” and 36” x 33”
DigitalSix page article
Note: for builder with experience no building notes
Digital emailed files are PDF,
Purchased USB Card includes TIFF and JPEG
Also, USB Card includes several articles on building model boats files are PDF and JPEG
Printing………..IT MAY BE DONE AT A COPY HOUSE
Beam 11 1/2 in
By P. N. Thomas
When the war was over the tug fleet was dispersed all over the world, quite a number of the tugs being purchased by British owners. The H.S. and West tugs had sometimes been equipped with towing winches, an unusual feature on British tugs; these were replaced by standard towing hooks when they passed into the hands of their new owners.
Despite many H.S. tugs being fitted with a towing winch, for simplicity the tug is shown with a hook which she would have in civilian hands. The West tug is identical, apart from being 3/4 longer at 23 1/2" and the basic difference on the engine casing is shown in a scrap view in the plan. Built to 3/8" = 1' the lengths would be 34" and 35 3/4 and the displacement about 15 to 16 lb. The colour scheme for both tugs is grey, but as most of them were not sold until about 1922 they would probably have been painted in Dockyard colours -. the West class at least.