Louise Steam Launch (CON80834)

$179.99

Historic Scale Wooden Model Ship Kit by Constructo Ship Model
Length 18″ Height 8″ Scale 1:25 Intermediate Level
Plank on Bulkhead Construction

VICTORIAN STEAM LAUNCH

At the end of the 19th century, pretty little steamboats like the Louise were a common sight on the River Thames. Usually between 20 to 40 feet in length, powered by a simple but efficient boiler system and cooled by water from the river itself. Many of them, after 100 years of service are still in operation today.

You’ll use traditional plank-on-bulkhead construction to build your model. Most wooden parts are pre-cut, fittings are cast in white metal and brass, and all parts for the steam engine and boiler are supplied.

Description

Historic Scale Wooden Model Ship Kit by Constructo Ship Model
Length 18″ Height 8″ Scale 1:25 Intermediate Level
Plank on Bulkhead Construction

VICTORIAN STEAM LAUNCH

At the end of the 19th century, pretty little steamboats like the Louise were a common sight on the River Thames. Usually between 20 to 40 feet in length, powered by a simple but efficient boiler system and cooled by water from the river itself. Many of them, after 100 years of service are still in operation today.

You’ll use traditional plank-on-bulkhead construction to build your model. Most wooden parts are pre-cut, fittings are cast in white metal and brass, and all parts for the steam engine and boiler are supplied.

Additional information

Weight 15 lbs

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