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[Score: 8/10] 43" AMSTERDAM Capable of 4mph and a runtime of 120mins Single Propellor (3 Blade 40mm) Geared to a DECAPERM (3 Blade) Powered by Lead Acid (6v) 7Amp/h Batteries Controlled Through ELECTRONISE ESC - Comments: ARTISANIA KIT of German Ocean Going Salvage Tug.
[Score: 9/10] 30" J R MORE Capable of 4mph and a runtime of 120mins Twin Propellors (4 Blade 45mm) Geared to a 2XDECAPERMS (4 Blade) Powered by Lead Acid (12v) 7Amp/h Batteries Controlled Through 2X ELECTRONISE ESC - Comments: 1:48 SCALE Model of a Steam powered oil burning harbour tug built for South African Railways & Harbours in Scotland in 1960.Last of steam powered tugs built by Fergusons for South Africa.Decommisioned in 1982 and now on permanent display at the Maritime Museum in Durban,South Africa.
[Score: 10/10] 48" WOLRAAD WOLTEMADE Capable of 3mph and a runtime of 120mins Single Propellor (4 Blade 80mm) Geared to a DECAPERM (4 Blade) Powered by Lead Acid (12v) 7Amp/h Batteries Controlled Through ELECTRONISE ESC - Comments: 1:67 Model of a Salvage Tug built for SAFMARINE in Leith,Scotland in 1975.Sister ship to the JOHN ROSS also built in 1975 in South Africa.At the time of commisioning were the 2 most powerful tugs in the world (23,000 IHP)Bollard Pull 205 ton.Wolraad Woltemade scrapped prematurely in 2010.