In 1818 the Alert was placed into privateer service as well as action against smugglers along the American coast.
The sleek hull lines and sails were designed for speed and agility on the high seas while its powerful swivel carronade gave the ship the ability to target its foes without maneuvering.
Great kit for the beginner builder, this is a double plank-on-bulkhead Kit it uses limewood and walnut planking.
All parts are laser cut and and are marked .
Easy instructions assist you in building this model. Includes rigging, silk flags and brass nameplate.
Length 16.75″ / Height 19.5″ / Scale 1:45