Model Boat Mayhem

Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length.
Pages: [1]   Go Down

Author Topic: How did they manage to hit each other?  (Read 1008 times)

Brian60

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 3,316
  • Location: Hull,UK-but currently residing in Los Martinez, Spain.
How did they manage to hit each other?
« on: January 29, 2016, 04:41:51 pm »

Crazy piece of illogical manouvering.....................

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5CyjujZPUmY

Colin Bishop

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 10,954
  • Location: SW Surrey, UK
Re: How did they manage to hit each other?
« Reply #1 on: January 29, 2016, 04:46:39 pm »

May have been shallow water interaction effect.

Colin
Logged

warspite

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 2,248
Re: How did they manage to hit each other?
« Reply #2 on: January 29, 2016, 05:08:51 pm »

canal rage, where would they exchange insurance details  %) quips and answers as soon as possible please  {-)
Logged
Operational - 1/72 LCMIII, 1/180 Sovereign, HMS Victory to be sailed
Non Operational - 1/72 Corvette, 1/72 E-Boat, 1/72 vosper mtb
incomplete, tug, cardboard castle class convert

Netleyned

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 8,984
  • Location: Meridian Line, Mouth of the Humber
    • cleethorpes mba
Re: How did they manage to hit each other?
« Reply #3 on: January 29, 2016, 05:23:12 pm »

Too busy watching the Hully Gully Man. :D


Ned
Logged
Smooth seas never made skilful sailors
Up Spirits  Stand fast the Holy Ghost.
http://www.cleethorpesmba.co.uk/

Nemo

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 1,847
  • Location: Sussex.
Re: How did they manage to hit each other?
« Reply #4 on: January 29, 2016, 08:40:12 pm »

There are some intelligent answers (particularly the last one) to this on the Old Salt Blog which appear to be from seafarers who know the ropes.

 http://www.oldsaltblog.com/2014/09/collision-between-between-colombo-express-and-maersk-tanjong-in-suez-canal/

Both Captains and Pilots have much to answer.
Logged
Pages: [1]   Go Up