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Old Nov 19, 2011, 07:55 PM
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African Queen

This member always has a nice display at the shows.
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Old Nov 19, 2011, 08:26 PM
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Hi Band1. I sure would like to check out your meetings. Feel free to PM me if you have any info. I've met some guys at the pond but I would surely remember your boats if I ever saw them. They are beautiful.
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Old Nov 19, 2011, 08:45 PM
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I will let you know after the holiday when we will have a meeting.
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Old Nov 19, 2011, 10:51 PM
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Another nice version of the Brooklyn.
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Old Nov 20, 2011, 07:43 AM
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I have to say you guy's have some great builders in your group!
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Old Nov 20, 2011, 03:04 PM
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Fire!!!!

In the past at our runs the club use to set a barge on fire
and all the tugs would get a run at it trying to put the fire out.
The barge was lined with fire proof material so that only the
wood inside would burn.
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Old Nov 20, 2011, 03:24 PM
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Rosemarie

This is one of the best build in the club. These pictures don't
show all the details and the true beauty.
Fully loaded there are hand made fishing rods for every
person on board. She has hand made lights all around the
cabin and up above. The cabin is all done up and there is also
a finished bathroom in the back. As a fisherman myself this is
a build that really make you want to go home and build one.
All you need is a lot of room.
When she is at a show you can expect her to win!
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Old Nov 20, 2011, 04:00 PM
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Old School

This tug was originally started by me, i bought the hull from
the same member that built the push boat and the barges.
I built the tug and finished it grey with very little details, and
turned around and resold it to the same member and he added
lots of details and yellow paint. I will try to find a picture from when i
had it, and looking at it now it looks like a different tug and
i must say that what he did to it makes it look great!
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Old Nov 20, 2011, 04:18 PM
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South Street Sea Port

This was a pool that the South Street SP use to
set up so that members could run their boats.
It was only about a foot deep so no big tugs went in.
Check out the blue tug on the left side of the banner.
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Old Nov 20, 2011, 07:40 PM
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very cool party boat
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Old Nov 21, 2011, 09:48 AM
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Uh-oh.. The partyboat caught another...you guys are reeling me in...

I can't wait to meet up with you all.

-Rich.
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Old Nov 21, 2011, 04:21 PM
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Well, actually I work deck on party boats on the east end of Long Island
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Old Nov 21, 2011, 06:34 PM
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Where did you go out of ? I use to go fishing out of Montouk point
years ago .
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Old Nov 21, 2011, 06:45 PM
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I still work on the boats, I work on the Prime Time 3, Orient Star, and Sundowner II out of orient, the Peconic star fleet in Greenport, and I have been starting to work on the Hampton Lady in Shinacock. I know a couple guys in Montauk, I know the viking boys pretty well.
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Old Nov 21, 2011, 06:47 PM
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I'm thinking about building a model of the viking superstar.
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