Boats & Boat Accessories > Wooden Ships Display Models > Wooden Ship Display Models [View Top Sellers for this Category] Bookmark this Page

Midwest - MIDB0997 MID997 997 091157009978 0091157009978
Manufacturer Stock#
997
A Closer Look at This Product
  Tech Notes

Accessories Needed

Possible Substitutions

Browse Midwest


Midwest John Alden Sloop Sailboat Kit
 
Midwest John Alden Sloop Sailboat Kit
View Larger Picture


Stock Number
LXFCE4
Retail Price
74.99
Tower's Low Price
$54.99
Stock Status
In Stock
Buy Now
Add to wish list
—— Share ——
 

Quantity Discount
  Special Savings When Buying in Quantities
 
Special Stock Number Units at this Price Tower's Low Price Click to Order Quantity Discount Savings
 L5FCE402
Midwest John Alden Sloop Sailboat Kit Add to Wish List
105.04  Buy Now 4.94  
 L5FCE403
Midwest John Alden Sloop Sailboat Kit Add to Wish List
156.72  Buy Now 8.25  

Tech Notes
 
NOTES FROM OUR TECH DEPARTMENT
This is the John Alden Sloop Sailboat kit from Midwest.
The boat is built on a strongback using a basswood keel and frames which
self-align to create a hull structure ready for planking. Strips
are added to create the hull shape. The hull is then removed
from the strongback and the interior details are added.

FEATURES

Strongback construction to help ease planking installation
Foredeck features a club-footed jib that is self-tending
Machined brass mail-sail winches and turnbuckles
Finely shaped stern and basswood strip planking

INCLUDES

One John Alden Sloop kit
One instruction book
One hull plan sheet
One sail plan sheet
One hardware bag
One spool of rigging cord
One roll of brass wire, for turnbuckle & rigging holders

REQUIREMENTS

Hobby knife (TOWR1010)
Tack rag (TESR1654)
Small Square (XACR7726)
Small files
Pin vise (HCAR0696)
Razor plane (MASR1510)
Razor saw (RMXR6964)
Thin CA glue (GPMR6002)
Medium CA glue (GPMR6008)
Wood glue (TITR1002)
Straight edge measuring stick (HCAR0465)

SPECIFICATIONS

Length: 14-5/16" (364mm)
Height: 24" (622mm)
Beam: 4-11/16" (246mm)
Scale: "=1' (1:16)

COMMENTS

This is a Level 3 skill kit. Skill level 3 kits are intended for
persons having some prior building experience with wood boat kits.
Some parts in Skill Level 3 kits require cutting, fitting,
shaping and fabricating.
NNA 5/08/04
ir/jxs

– If you need more information, use these Midwest resources –
Email: customerservice@midwestproducts.com
Web Site: http://www.midwestproducts.com/
Phone: 800-348-3497
  Postal Address:
Midwest
PO BOX 564
HOBART, IN 46342

Click here for Units of Measure Conversion Calculators

Accessories Needed
 
COMPLETION NOTES FROM THE TECH DEPARTMENT
THIS IS THE MIDWEST JOHN ALDEN SLOOP SAILBOAT STATIC DISPLAY KIT. FEATURES: SKILL LEVEL 3 FOR EXPERENCED MODELERS. BASSWOOD & MAHOGANY PARTS, LAZER CUT FRAMES, MACHINED BRASS TURNBUCKLES, PLAN SHEET & INSTRUCTIONS, ALL FITTINGS AND FASTENERS REQUIRES: BUILDING TOOLS, PAINT, WHITE GLUE, CA GLUE

Accessories for the Midwest John Alden Sloop Sailboat Kit

    Building & Field Equipment Optional Accessories
 
  Special Stock Number Product Description Parts Saver Eligible Tower's
Low Price
Click to Order Quantity Needed In Cart? Stock
Status
 LXL466 Hobbico Pin Vise 1/16 Collet w/6 Bits
Qty Discount Available
9.99   In Stock
 LXAA64 Master Airscrew Razor Plane
Qty Discount Available
5.79   In Stock
 LXCBG6 Midwest Apprentice Boat Rigging Kit
Add to Wish List
17.99   Late Oct
 LXAR19 Midwest Apprentice Boat Paint
Add to Wish List
28.19   In Stock
Limited Quantities
 LXWBK6 Revell Razor Saw Set w/Fine Blade (1)
Add to Wish List
8.29   In Stock
Limited Quantities
 LXHE47 Testors Model Master Tack Cloth
Add to Wish List
   Discontinued
 LXHS58 Titebond Titebond II Premium Wood Glue 4 oz
Qty Discount Available
4.19   In Stock
 LXJC82 Tower Hobbies #1 Blade Handle w/#11 Blade & Cap
Qty Discount Available
1.49   In Stock
 LXPT38 Tower Hobbies Build-It CA Thin Glue 2 oz.
Combo Available Qty Discount Available
5.99   In Stock
 LXPT39 Tower Hobbies Build-It CA+ Medium Glue 2 oz.
Qty Discount Available
5.99   In Stock
Subtotal for this Group of Accessories: 91.50  
Click to Order all items listed in this Group of Accessories    Buy This group of Accessories

    Building & Field Equipment Optional Accessories

 
Tower Hobbies Has Been Serving Hobbyists Since 1971 • Call 800-637-6050 or 217-398-3636
See Tower Hobbies Reviews at Bizrate.com
Hobbico, Hobby & Model Construction Supplies - Retail, Champaign, IL
We accept the following: We accept the following payment methods: Discover, MasterCard, Visa, American Express, Diners Club International, JCB, China UnionPay, PayPal, and BillMeLater.
Unauthorized use of any materials presented here is prohibited. Copying or reproducing any elements from this page is not permitted. All prices, descriptions and availability subject to change. Displayed within some areas of our web site, the Retail Price is suggested by the manufacturer or supplier, or estimated in keeping with standard industry practice. It may not represent the prevailing price in your area or a price that Tower Hobbies has ever offered for the item.
Copyright © Tower Hobbies All rights reserved. Do not duplicate or redistribute in any form.