S.S. Cordene II Model of a 1900 Steam Trampship, vessels still in service in 1950 .They used to be called 3 legged nineknotters.
Details of the kit
Plated glass fibre hull with loading doors and porthole detail moulded into the hull. Decks and superstucture are of 1mm plastic to give lots of strength for this small but heavy model, with lots of carrying power.
Deck planking is in laser etched veneers as are the hold covers boards with locking details.
Scale 1/96 Length 914mm Beam 127mm Sailing weight 4.2kgs
Plenty of cast metal fittings, for winches, deck fittings etc plus brass etchings for ladders and brass wire for rigging the cast metal stanchions. Vacforms for the boats, funnel and all hold covers are included. The superstructure is of 1mm plastic. A FULL SIZE PLAN is the basis for the instructions along with a comprehensive instruction book with picture assembly sequences.