Exact scale wood model of the 100 - Gun British Ship on the Line.
Double plank on bulkhead construction in lime and walnut, complete with pre-cut gunport strips ~ no more need to tediously mark on and cut out the gunports yourself; 5 different sizes of turned brass cannons; Carronades; 8 sheets of brass etched components; 3 different profiled brass rails; CNC cut walnut and ply components, profiled where necessary; All new scale turned wood belaying pins, support pillars and staircase balusters; All necessary blocks and black / natural hemp for rigging; All 4 ships boats in authentic plank on bulkhead construction; All new scale copper plates.
18 sheets of fully detailed actual size plans and a comprehensive, full color, step-by-step instruction manual including constructional photos of the prototype. All this enables you to build the most authentic model of H.M.S. Victory as she appeared at Trafalgar.
As well as this, the kit also includes the timber work to produce the model to the current specifications as she stands in Portsmouth, for example timberheads, capping and hammock cranes for the forecastle.
EXPERT SKILL LEVEL.
Link: Download a copy of the HMS Victory main instruction manual.
Link: Download a copy of the HMS Victory Caldercraft Parts List.
Link: Download a copy of the HMS Victory Caldercraft rigging manual.
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H.M.S. Victory Links:
H.M.S. Victory: A Virtual Tour.
Lord Horatio Nelson.
HMS Victory (National Museum - England).
HMS Victory You Tube Walkthrough Tour.
You Tube: Battle Stations: HMS Victory (War History Documentary).