A beautiful regatta cutter dating from 1888 which the prestigious sailor Eric Tabarly saved from a miserable fate, rescuing it from a muddy corner of the Loire where it had run aground.
Kit by Artesania
Latina features pre-cut plywood keel section and frames,
and planked hull.
Accurate plans and
Intermediate Skill Level Kit
Length: 21.37", Height: 28.5", Beam: 4", Scale:
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For new or limited experience wood modelers,
we strongly recommend the technique book
Ship Modeling Simplified.
Please note: The manufacturer of this wood kit is based in Spain.
Although complete plans and instructions are included, the limited English instructions
provided require critical thinking and some modification as needed.
This is not a build by numbers kit, and is not for everyone. Additional technique books, and or
access to the advice of an experienced wood modeler or wood model club is
Required Items: (not included)
CA glue, Wood glue, Sanding paper, Hobby knife, Razor Saw, Ruler, Paint, Wood clamps.
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