Le Superbe – Heller 1/150

pieces 867 length 56 height 45 scale 1/150 build time 220 hours work on constructing the Superbe, which was a long time in the designing, commenced in 1782 on the basis of plans prepared by the engineer Jacques-Noël Sané. The specific feature of this vessel was the copper lined hull. This practice of hull lining…

1977 Vintage Airfix Golden Hind- 1/72 Scale

Number of Parts: 109 Scale: 1/72 Length: 360mm Year of production: 1977 Manufacturer: Airfix Build time: 75+ hours Painting Time: 20+ hours Airfix Golden Hind- 1/72 The Golden Hind was an English galleon best known for its global circumnavigation between 1577 and 1580, captained by Sir Francis Drake, who on his return with a haul…

Lindberg Civil War Blockade Runner 1/124

Civil War Blockade Runner Manufaturer: Lindberg Parts: 203 Length: 457mm. Scale:1:124 Build Time: 110 Hours The blockade runners of the American Civil War were seagoing steam ships that were used to make their way through the Union blockade that extended some 3,500 miles (5,600 km) along the Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico coastlines and the…

Revell 1/146 U.S.S. Constitution

Scale: 1:146 Length: 435 mm Parts: 191 build time: 2 months USS Constitution is a wooden-hulled, three-masted heavy frigate of the United States Navy, named by President George Washington after the Constitution of the United States of America. Constitution was launched in 1797, one of six original frigates authorized for construction by the Naval Act of 1794…

Revell 1:150 Scale Swedish Regal Ship Wasa

Swedish Regal Ship Wasa length: 455 mm height: 345 mm parts: 330 build hours: 160 paint hours: 12 In 1625, the Swedish King Gustav Adolf II commissioned the construction of the VASA as the flag ship of his Baltic Fleet. Under the management of a Dutch master shipbuilder, the work was carried out by 400 craftsmen…

Heller HMS Victory scale 1/100

HMS Victory Parts: 2107 Length: 96cm Height: 66cm Build Time: 12 months+ Painting time: 150 +hours The Ship Admiral Lord Horatio Nelson’s “H.M.S. Victory” a three-Decker-vessel  was the Royal Navy’s fifth vessel of that name. The ship was officially named “Victory” On 28th October 1760. Bristling with 104-guns she was a first-rate ship of the line. She is best known as…