The Red Dragon wood model boat kit
by Artesania Latina is a scale reproduction of the junks that plied the
rivers and oceans of the Far East, from Singapore to Northern China.
Authentic to the last detail, it's complete with all furnishings and fittings.
Materials include plywood keel and frames, walnut and other fine
hardwoods for planking and fittings, bras pins, rings, and eyebolts, four
cast metal cannon, cotton rigging and cloth for sails and poop roof.
Construction is double plank-on-bulkhead, and all wooden parts are
pre. Full sized plans and illustrated instructions are included.
Length: 19-1/2", Height: 18", Scale:
Link: You Tube Video: Unboxing the Red Dragon kit.
Model Ship building Links: Model Ship World Forum
Ships of Scale Model Forum.
Model Ship Builder Forum
The Lumberyard for Model Shipwrights
Lauck Street Shipyard College of Model Shipbuilding
Syren Ship Model Fittings & Supplies
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
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