CUTTY SARK - HISTORIC SCALE WOOD MODEL SHIP KIT BY ARTESANIA LATINA MODEL

CUTTY SARK  Wood Model Ship Kit  AL22800  $449.99 
Historic Scale Wooden Model Ship Kit Cutty Sark by Artesania Latina Models
Length 40-19/32"   Height 24-17/32"   Beam 14-1/16   Scale 1:48   Advanced Level
Plank on Bulkhead Construction

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CUTTY SARK - China Tea Clipper

Includes Pre-sewn Sails

CUTTY SARK - The Tea Clipper Ship Cutty Sark was built in 1869 at Dumbarton, Scotland. She was destined for the China tea trade, then an intensely competitive race across the globe from China to London. In the end, clippers lost out to steamships that could pass through the recently opened Suez Canal and deliver goods more reliably. Cutty Sark was then used for the Australian wool trade and sold in 1895 to a Portuguese company, returning to the UK in 1923. In 1954, Cutty Sark was restored and moved to a custom-built dry-dock and put on public display at Greenwich, London. The exceptional elegance and beauty of her line, allied to her incredible speed and wealth of details, have contributed to the unique legend of the Cutty Sark.

New wood kit of Cutty Sark by Artesania Latina features single plank-on-bulkhead construction with pre-cut wooden parts. You’ll plank the hull with individual mahogany strips, while lime wood planking covers the deckhouse and decks. Fine African walnut is used for keel, stem, waterways, coamings, hatch covers, door frames, masts and yards. Hardwood fittings include deadeyes, blocks and cleats. Brass is plentiful in the form of stanchions, rings, belaying pins, eyebolts, navigation lights and housings, rudder hinges, chain, bell, chimney and mastheads. Anchors, bitts, boats, boat frames, davits, signaling cannon, life rings, figurehead, trusses, hoops and other parts are cast metal. Rigging line is supplied in a variety of sizes, and cloth flag and pennants add realistic detail. Six large sheets of plans, 36 page book containing 120 color photos of every phase of construction and English instructions.
 


The paint sets for these kits are historically accurate colors that have been specially formulated for model ships. They are high quality acrylic based paints that can be thinned with water, thinner or alcohol. They clean up easily with water, making them ideal for airbrush use. Brushed or sprayed, paints dry flat with good grain structure and a smooth finish. The colors contained in each paint set are based on the colors shown in the picture of the model. 1 oz. bottles
 

Cutty Sark Paint Set (13 bottles) AL22800PS

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