Vintage RTR 1/32 Scale Model Tugboat of The Empire Tug. The Empire tugboat was commonly used in England waterways. The boat was handcrafted by an English historian of ships and boats.His working career was a aeronautical engineer. He worked for NASA Space Center in Cape Canaveral Florida. He researched and handcrafted scale model ships and boats as a hobby. He also published articles for Model Boats Magazine in the United Kingdom.
The Empire Tug is ready to run radio controlled 1/32 scale model boat. Needs only a RC transmitter, reciever and a 12 volt battery. The beam is approximately 12.Length is approximately 43" and the height is approximately 15-1/2". The boat was meticulously detailed and is museum quality. The hull is made of fiberglass. It has beautiful brass fixtures and a brass prop. There's a 12 volt powerful brushed motor and a analog speed controller.
There are lighting fixtures wired throughout the boat. It has a RC servo release hook latch for towing. To this day it was never used and placed in the water. It was carefully displayed and stored in his home.
The item "Vintage Handcrafted RTR Scale Model Tugboat" is in sale since Friday, May 29, 2020. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Radio Control & Control Line\RC Model Vehicles & Kits\Boats & Watercraft". The seller is "zipsales123" and is located in Deer Park, New York. This item can be shipped to United States.