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Billing Boats B708 USS Hoga YT146, Pearl Harbor Fleet Tug, Model Boat Kit, Fittings

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Billing Boats B708 USS Hoga YT146, Pearl Harbor Fleet Tug, Model Boat Kit, Fittings

Billing Boats B708 USS Hoga YT146, Pearl Harbor Fleet Tug, Model Boat Kit, Fittings is a scale model tugboat. This tug boat was approved by the American navy on 22 May 1941 and given the name YT146 Hoga. It was then posted with the 14th navy station at Pearl Harbor. After only six months in service, the Hoga was put to a far greater test than had been expected, when Pearl Harbor was attacked on 7 December 194l. The Hoga fought without break for 48 hours, extinguishing fires, tugging bombed warships and rescuing seamen. Today the Hoga is the only vessel still in existence from the time of the Japanese attack.

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Billing Boats B708 USS Hoga YT146, Pearl Harbor Fleet Tug, Model Boat Kit, Fittings

Billing Boats B708 USS Hoga YT146, Pearl Harbor Fleet Tug, Model Boat Kit, Fittings is a scale model tugboat. This tug boat was approved by the American navy on 22 May 1941 and given the name YT146 Hoga. It was then posted with the 14th navy station at Pearl Harbor. After only six months in service, the Hoga was put to a far greater test than had been expected, when Pearl Harbor was attacked on 7 December 194l. The Hoga fought without break for 48 hours, extinguishing fires, tugging bombed warships and rescuing seamen. Today the Hoga is the only vessel still in existence from the time of the Japanese attack.

Kit Contents:

Plan with detailed building instructions German, English, French, Danish, Italian and Dutch, ABS hull, decks from wood, plastic and wooden parts to finish the model, stern tubes with shafts and propellers.

Fittings Contents:

All fittings included (e.g. position lights, anchors, life-belt, etc.)

Specifications:

  • Length 600 mm.
  • Width 152 mm.
  • Scale 1:50.

Recommended Accessories:

  • 1 x Ikonnik – KA-6 2.4 GHz 6 Channel Hitec Red Compatible Transmitter, Receiver, Dual Centre Sprung Sticks.
  • 1 x Hitec – HS-311 Standard Economy Servo with High Impact Gears.
  • 1 x Vapextech – 7.2V 2500 mAh NiMH Rechargeable Battery Pack.
  • 1 x Vapextech – 4 to 10 Cell, 4.8, 6, 7.2, 8.4, 9.6, 10.8, 12V, UK Mains 240V NiMH Battery Charger.
  • 1 x Mtroniks Viper Marine 20 – Brushed Electronic Speed Control (ESC) for Model Boats.
  • 1 x Mtroniks Power M500 – Brushed DC Electric Motor for Model Boats.
  • 1 x Mtroniks digiSound 5m – Large Multi Cylinder (LMC) Diesel Sound Module.
  • 1 x Mtroniks Pre Wired 30A Silicon Cables, Bullet Connectors for Brushed DC Electric Motors.
  • 1 x J Perkins 540 / 550 – Electric Motor Bracket / Mount for Model Boats.
  • 1 x J Perkins 4 mm – Universal Joint Brass Coupling Insert.
  • 1 x J Perkins 3.17 mm – Universal Joint Brass Coupling Insert.
  • 1 x J Perkins – Universal Joint Nylon Coupling for Brass Inserts.
  • 1 x J Perkins 1.5 mm AF – Steel Allen Key for M3 x 3mm Grub Screw.
  • 4 x J Perkins M3 x 3 mm – Steel Grub Screw.

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