Gorch Fock – Revell Scale: 1/150

Scale: 1:150 Length: 584 mm Height: 360 mm Parts: 524 Build Time: 150+ hours Sail-powered tall ships are some of the most majestic vessels in the world, and they still have a role to fill. The Gorch Fock is a German training ship which has turned cadets into commanders since 1958. In that time, nearly…

1/56 USS America – Revell

Racing Yacht America Scale: 1:56 Length: 653 mm Height: 530 mm Parts: 175 Build time:75 hours The “America’s Cup” race, the defining event in world Yacht Racing, is named after this vessel. It was designed to take speed sailing to a new level. It famously defeated seven schooners of the Royal Yacht Squadron in a…

Revell scale: 1/150 Alexander von Humboldt

Alexander von Humboldt Scale 1:150 No. of parts 224 Length 367 mm Height 267 mm Build & painting time: 143 hours Unique green sails and over 100 years of history give this elegant sailing ship an unmistakable image. The hull of the bark “Alexander von Humboldt” was built in 1906 following the design of the…

Charles W. Morgan Whaling Ship(1972 Revell vintage)

Revell Charles W. Morgan Whaling Ship (1972) Scale 1:110 –  Length 400mm   Charles W. Morgan is an American whaling ship built in 1841 whose active service period was during the 19th and early 20th centuries. Ships of this type were usually used to harvest the blubber of whales for whale oil, which was commonly used in lamps. The ship has served as a…

Santa Maria – Heller 1/75 Scale

Santa Maria – Heller 141 parts 47.2cm long 39cm high Scale 1/75 La Santa María de la Inmaculada Concepción or La Santa María, was the largest of the three ships used by Christopher Columbus in his first voyage. Lightbox gallery click an image The Santa María was a small carrack, or “Nao” around 70 feet, and was used as a flagship for…

Mayflower 1/83 Revell

1/83 Mayflower Scale: 1:83 Length: 367 mm Height: 298 mm Parts: 369 Short History of The Mayflower The Mayflower carried 102 pilgrims from Plymouth to the New World in 1620, The  crew is estimated to have been about 30. Mayflower was a typical English merchant ship of the early 17th century – square-rigged and beak-bowed, with high, castle-like structures fore and aft that served to protect the ship’s crew and…