San Felipe (MA747)

$899.00

1:75 Scale

SKU: MA747 Categories: , , ,

Description

The San Felipe was built by the King of Spain in 1690 and was Spain’s most majestic fighting ship.

Mantua’s kit features double plank-on-bulkhead construction, using 5mm and 6mm poplar plywood for framing, plus basswood and African walnut for the two layers of planking.

  • All frames, keel and internal hull parts are laser cut.
  • Beechwood masts and yards range from 2mm to 12mm in diameter.
  • Ornamentation consists of 2,783 pieces, including 110 machine turned brass cannon.
  • One hundred-eighty-five sculpted solid bronze parts are cast in the lost wax method.
  • Etched brass, copper and cast metal make up the balance of the metal fittings.
  • Blocks and deadeyes are pre-finished walnut.
  • Eight giant sheets of plans and step-by-step instructions allow you to create an accurate replica.
  • Length 38″ / Height 34″ / Scale 1:75.

Brand

Mantua

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.

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Mantua/Panart

Mantua/Panart 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.

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Additional information

Weight 3 lbs