This is the 1:48 scale wooden model kit of the HMS Bounty from Latina.|
The HMS Bounty is very well known to all from films and books.
It's relatively simple: a merchant ship, rigged as a frigate,
and equipped for exploration journeys, a common practice amongst
all the navies during the 18th century.
Mutiple die cut sheets of wood, five different colors and thicknesses
of rigging thread. Also includes African Walnut, Ramin, Mahogany,
Brass nails, strips, eyebolts, cannons and other brass parts
Sails are pre-cut and sewn, ready to be placed on model
Written manual, color picture manual, sail diagram sheet and
three sheets of blueprints
Length: 980mm (38-19/32")
Beam: 355mm (13-31/32")
Height: 763mm (30- 1/32")
Scale: 1:48= (1/4 = 1-FT)
Wood Glue, CA Glue and Epoxy
Magnifying Glass or glasses
Before building, modeler needs to do a complete inventory of the kit
to ensure that no parts are missing.
This kit is not for beginners. Modeler should have built two or
three wooden model ships before attempting this model.
If paint or varnish is desired for this model, the Humbrol Super
Enamel series can be found under the ARXR prefix.