The Gunboat Philadelphia is the oldest American fighting vessel in existence. Miniature Cast Britannia metal guns of the original armament. Brass nails, eyebolts, belaying pins and split rings are correctly scaled. A host of fittings ensures that the model youll build is authentic to the last detail. Photo-etched sheet of detail parts adds the finishing touches.Deadeyes, blocks & bullseyes are ready-to-use hardwood. Six diameters of rigging line & ample sail material are also included. Parts identifier & clearly written instruction manual guarantee a great modeling experience. Model Expo, serving hobby enthusiasts with precision models since 1976. Launched in August of 1776, the gunboat Philadelphia is the oldest American fighting vessel in existence. Part of the American fleet commanded by General Benedict Arnold, she sank on October 11, 1776 during the Battle of Valcour Island against the Royal Navy on Lake Champlain. She remained sitting upright in the cold waters of the lake until she was raised in 1935. Today, she's on permanent exhibit at the Smithsonian Museum in Washington, D. Complete with 24-pound ball that sent her to the bottom. Historically accurate and perfectly scaled. High quality laser cut basswood. Precision cast Brittania metal guns. Photo-etched brass parts for like-like detail. Six sheets of clearly drawn plans. Model Dimensions: Length 26-3/8" / Width: 13-3/4" / Height 24-5/8 / Scale 1:24. Message us if you need them. MATCHING PAINT KIT ALSO AVAILABLE at this link.
Your Model is only as good as the tools you use to build it.. Deluxe Hobby & Craft Tool Set, All the essential knives and tools for model building! The item "MODEL SHIPWAYS Gunboat Philadelphia wood boat ship model kit NEW" is in sale since Tuesday, July 9, 2019.
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