San Francisco II

$189.00

(AL22452) Length: 26-3/4″ / Height: 20-7/16″ / Beam: 9-7/16″ / Scale: 1:90

Description

A HISTORICAL SHIP, SAN FRANCISCO II

Enjoy building the San Francisco II, a wooden model kit of this stunning Spanish galleon. The galleons were the most powerful ships of their time and backbone of Spanish sea power during the XVI and XVII centuries. It includes a DVD for computers or laptops -PC or Mac- with the best multimedia instructions with video tutorials and more than 1.000 images that guide you step by step on the process to complete your model of this legendary ship.

You can find in this kit more than 1.400 pieces for its construction: laser-cut wood structure, birch and sapelly pine veneers, cotton yarns, cotton sails and banners ready to be placed, brass gravure decoration to increase realism… And a spectacular free accessory bonus! It includes a stand base of exhibition with a metal plate for the galleon, and five wonderful and metal figures to be painted.

The galleons appeared halfway through the XVI century, forming the core of the Spanish ‘Invincible Armada’. For nearly 150 years they were the ships par excellence for its combination of high-capacity firepower transport, which made them ideal for long ocean voyages between Spain and the New World. Now you can build it at home with our fantastic model, don’t hesitate to buy it.

 

BUILD YOUR OWN SCALE MODEL

Build your 1/90 scale model of San Francisco II, a XVI century Spanish galleon, and complete your battleships models collection with this beautiful jewel. Its construction system using false keel and frames brings the assembly of your model closer to the construction of the actual ship.

Minimum age 14 years
Difficulty, who is it for? Recommended for initiated modelers with basic knowledge of tools and materials.
Dimensions Upon completion of the model it has 26.77” (680 mm) long, 20.47” (520 mm) high, 9.45” (240mm) wide.
Scale The scale of the model is 1/90
Educational value Know all the secrets of the galleons, the warships par excellence of the Spanish Invincible Armada in the XVI Century.
What does the kit include?
  • Structure of wood cut by laser.
  • Birch strips and sapelly veneers.
  • Cottons sails cut and sewn, ready to be placed.
  • Cotton threads.
  • Flags ready to be placed.
  • Brass photoetched decoration to increase realism.
  • DVD for computers or laptops -PC or Mac-: detailed multimedia building instructions with over 20 video tutorials and 1.000 step-by-step colour pictures.
  • Complete set of full scale plans of the model.
  • A wonderful bonus of free accesories: an exhibition base with a metal name plate, and five metal figurines to be painted.

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Additional information

Weight 10 lbs