RARE Tugboat Replica - Model - Beautifully Handcrafted - Solid Wood Construction - Large - 65 inch long. "The Fred Angel Baker" Tugboat is Solidly Built, Water Tight and Ready to be Powered Up and used on your Pond or Lake.. Or as a Beautiful Display/Conversational Piece in your Home, Business or even Museum...
Dimensions: The Tugboat is approx. 65 inches long x 20 inches wide and stands 40 inches tall including the Mast.
History: "The Fred Angel Baker" Tugboat was built in the Summer of 2012 with over 278 hours of labor by a "Master Craftsman" - My Dad - to honor his late Grandfather - Fred Angel Baker (my Great-Grandfather), who was a Tugboat Captain - many years ago - in Providence, Rhode Island. Condition: The Tugboat is in NEW Condition and has been stored/displayed in climate controlled environment and has never been used on the water.
Please see photos for condition. Construction: The Hull was constructed with 100% Marine plywood. Solid Cherry wood was used for the tugboat cabin, smoke stack and rear deck.
Pressure treated - continuous fur strips - 1/4 inch x 1-1/4 inch were used for planking (bow to stern). All fittings on the Tugboat are either Brass or Copper. Tugboat is completely covered with Fiberglass and Epoxy. Tugboat Hull was designed by: Michael "The Tugmaster" (Tugforum.
Com) to be powered by a 12 volt battery, driven by a cut-down electric trolling motor and operated by radio control equipment. Please note: Battery, trolling motor and radio control equipment are NOT included. Due to Tugboat's size and weight, it is ONLY available for LOCAL Pick-up in Lynchburg, VA We are located in Central Virginia - 1 hour from Roanoke, 1 hour from Charlottesville and approx. 2.5 hours from Richmond.
This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Models & Kits\Boats & Ships". The seller is "heatherscottagecollectibles" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.