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Author Topic: Youtube video: Paddle Tug collision.  (Read 2192 times)

Offline Taifoon78

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Youtube video: Paddle Tug collision.
« on: September 04, 2012, 06:17:10 AM »
River paddle tug "Bolat Karentaev" (Kazakhstan). Project 1721 ( info:  http://www.paddlesteamers.info/PaddleTugs.htm )
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XKJskRIhhPg

Offline AlistairD

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Re: Youtube video: Paddle Tug collision.
« Reply #1 on: November 03, 2012, 04:52:53 AM »
Is it a collision, or a pusher tug, there seems to be a rubber fender at the point of the bow.
Alistair Deayton
Paisley
Scotland

Offline derekwarner_decoy

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Re: Youtube video: Paddle Tug collision.
« Reply #2 on: November 03, 2012, 09:08:18 AM »
Hi PD's........ :whistle ....have watched this twice  :ranting.......they don't appear to be friendly do they  :picknose ....Derek
Derek Warner

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Illawarra Live Steamers Co-op
Australia
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Offline Tug--Kenny

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Re: Youtube video: Paddle Tug collision.
« Reply #3 on: November 03, 2012, 10:24:52 PM »

There is a rope to the rear boat, so I guess a rope to the front boat.

Tt looks like a double ended Tow and the rear one wanted to steer the middle one away from the bank.

Ken
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