Bilge Pump – Mantua

Working Model of a Bilge Pump 1:17 scale.



Bilge Pump (MA739)

Working Model of a Bilge Pump 1:17 scale. The working model is of a three spout bilge pump which was a standard part of equipment on the fast clippers of the English Merchant Navy. The pump locates on the upper deck and draws water from the main bilge which was very necessary during heavy seas.

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Weight 15 lbs



Mantua Model has been a major manufacturer of ship and flight models from Italy for decades. With its large and richly equipped historical ship models such as the Sovereign of the Seas, San Felipe or Royal Caroline, Mantua Model has set absolute standards and he was the first to introduce laser cutting technology into the model making industry. Well-known Italian designers have drawn long-term model classics for Mantua Model that have become an integral part of the world of model making. But Mantua Model also has very interesting flight model kits, such as the large Cessna Cardinal, in its range in flight model construction through the takeover of the well-known manufacturer Aviomodelli.