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Posted by zoltansgarage | Mar 16, 2021 @ 11:12 PM | 12,795 Views
If anyone is interested, I do have a 14 inch Monterey clipper hull. This comes from Bob HerreraĎs original mold. It can be built as a static model or remote controlled, as I have done here. This actually runs quite well on calm days....Continue Reading
Posted by zoltansgarage | Apr 20, 2019 @ 01:31 PM | 4,368 Views
Thrust bearing detail.
Posted by zoltansgarage | Apr 20, 2019 @ 01:26 PM | 4,332 Views
The start of the running gear. The stainless steel rod was smaller than the hole in the propeller.
Flattened it out a bit, and threaded it. Added some silver solder to hold in place. Made a thrust bearing washer from a hard nylon type material servo arm.
Posted by zoltansgarage | Apr 20, 2019 @ 12:55 AM | 4,122 Views
Fitting the sub deck to the tug hull.
Picked up a small motor and stainless steel rod, for the coupling and propeller I got in the mail from Harbor Models.
Posted by zoltansgarage | Apr 18, 2019 @ 09:28 PM | 4,238 Views
Itís just a little rough.
Posted by zoltansgarage | Apr 18, 2019 @ 09:23 PM | 4,222 Views
This is the 14 inch tug hull pulled out of the silicone.
Posted by zoltansgarage | Apr 17, 2019 @ 11:08 PM | 4,485 Views
Laying down silicone over smooth set 20 material, carved out as a buck.
Posted by zoltansgarage | Apr 15, 2019 @ 10:25 PM | 4,016 Views
Letís see if I can do this.
Posted by zoltansgarage | Apr 12, 2017 @ 09:12 PM | 6,096 Views
Took Lucca out to Hansen Dam the other day with the ol Seawind. He catches on quick!
Sticky:

Just to see

Posted by zoltansgarage | Mar 01, 2011 @ 11:14 PM | 7,520 Views
Threw the anchor in to see how it looks.
Posted by zoltansgarage | May 14, 2010 @ 12:14 AM | 8,136 Views
Another evening, spent gluing my fingers together.