Tug AZIZ -   Kit Code MS-19

Model  Scale 1:50
Length: 1105 mm
Beam: 248 mm
 Displ. approx. 13.5 kg

Built for worldwide operations to service and tow drilling units, and support production platforms Aziz and her sister ship Arif were commissioned in 1983 for Prince Offshore of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. The main feature of their deck machinery is a double-drum waterfall type anchor handling/towing winch, 120 t. pull, diesel driven. Two 3.1 ton capacity tugger winches are fitted behind the superstructure one on each side of the cargo deck and a 6 t. electro-hydraulic deck crane is located on the boat deck for cargo handling.


Kit Contents: A high-quality detailed glassfibre hull; prop-shafts, rudders, fixed Kort nozzles (propellers at extra cost); a bow-thruster tube. CNC-milled and printed styrene parts for the decks, superstructure and wheelhouse; printed wood deck overlay. Thermo-formed styrene dinghy, liferaft canisters and stern roller. Metal kits for the large waterfall winch, the tugger winches, anchor windlass and deck crane. Over 600 cast alloy fittings and etched brass components for the fine detail finish including brass handrail stanchions. All necessary rubber tyres, fendering, wire, rod, dowel, chain; vessel names etc. Excellent building instructions with numerous assembly drawings of the highest standard. Kit recommended for experienced model makers. Brass propellers, flag and crew figures are not included in the kit.


Kit Price: £305 - Brass Propellers 50mm dia. £34 - Motors, Couplings £60.

Not supplied: the propellers, flag, crew, paints and adhesives. Tools and equipment .

Required for R/C Operation: 2 or 4 channel RC, speed control, motors, couplings, battery and charger.

Deck cargo, containers etc.: Order direct from Macs Mouldings www.macsmouldings.co.uk