Astrolabe – Mantua

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Astrolabe 773 Scale 1:50 Length 1100mm.


Astrolabe (MA773) Scale 1:50 Length 1100mm.

This is a fine reproduction of a typical French sloop from the early 1800. This model was built up using plans obtained from the French Naval Museum of Paris.

A plank on frame construction, the kit contains:- Building plans with general details, English instructions, lost wax brass castings walnut or lime wood planking, wooden masts and spars, brass and walnut fittings, laser etched details, rigging cord, sail canvas and silk flag. All sheet plywood sections are laser cut for accuracy.

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