Al Khubar

About the model

This colourful harbour tug was built in 1976 and three such tugs were in service in the Middle East and the UK.


Prototype history (click)

Al Khubar 1 was black.  Al Khubar 2 red and Al Khubar 3 blue. 

It was powered by 2 x 6 cylinder diesel engines through twin kort nozzles and four bladed propellers. 

Model specifications (click)

Scale: 1:32
Length: 785 mm
Beam:  240 mm
Displacement: approx 22lbs


What's in the kit (click)

Kit contains:

  • GRP hull
  • Printed plastic parts
  • Metal fittings, CNC plastic parts, anchor windlass,  twin prop and shaft
  • Instructions, assmebly drawings and plans
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