Smit Rotterdam – Billing Boats

(BB478) Length 35.43″ / Height 19.69″ / Width 7.87″ / Scale 1:75



Smit Rotterdam (BB478) Length 35.43″ / Height 19.69″ / Width 7.87″ / Scale 1:75.

Smit Rotterdam was built in 1975 for Smit International BV in Holland, and was at the time of its completion the largest and most powerful tugboat in the world – with a tonnage of 2,273 tons, a length of 75 m, a 22,000 HP engine and a top speed of 16.5 knots.

The ship is built with bulb stern and stern nozzle; inboard equipment includes the most modern gear for navigation, steering and radio communication.

This is a plank-on-bulkhead kit and is quite suitable for Radio Control for the well experienced modeler.

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Additional information

Weight 15 lbs


Billing Boats

Billing Boats of Denmark has been a major manufacturer of wooden ship model kits since 1958. Kits are either plank-on-bulkhead wood kits or feature ABS plastic hulls. Many are designed for radio control (RC) operation.
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