Light and Swift, the New Bedford whaleboat c ould be dragged by a harpooned whale for many miles and at high rate, before the prey tired. Its double ended design allowed rapid direction change easy. It was planked with rot-resistant cedar, only half an inch thick, and with lapstrake construction. A whaleboat often took days to sail home, making drinkable water, food, tobacco, mast, sails and compass necessities to the sailors. The New Bedford Whaleboat kit includes a.Precut keel, frames, internal planking in hardwood strips, wooden/metal accessories, mast, building instructions/plans, and external precut/preformed planking. For a museum quality finish. This brand new kit comes with detailed English instructions, though the. Is best for beginning to intermediate builders! Our Ships and Kits Make Great Gifts and Projects!
Add a map to your own listings. The item "Beautiful, Detailed Wooden Model Ship Kit by Amati New Bedford Whaleboat" is in sale since Tuesday, November 01, 2016. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Models & Kits\Boats, Ships\Other Boat, Ship Models & Kits".
The seller is "ageofsail" and is located in San Lorenzo, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.