In fact she started her active life in 1798 and was withdrawn from sevice in 1955. Her missions were various: she seized numerous ships and defended the Hawaiian Islands against annexation by the British in 1845 and 1849.
Today she brings back glorious memories to tens of thousands of tourists that visit her each year in Baltimore. If she could talk she could tell us a great deal of American History. Brass hardware such as eyebolts stanchions rings hinges and more Highly detailed brass bow (figurehead) and stern parts Five pale green and five brown spools of rigging thread in different weights Pre-sewn cloth sails ready for rigging.
One Latina 1: 85 scale US Constellation (American Frigate 1798). All _ riggings deck and hull planking strakes masts bowsprit brass stern moldings 10-spools of rigging thread pre-sewn sails decal sheet die-cut sheet showing all die-cut parts.
Varnish paint wood putty carpenter s glue contact glue CA glue debonder sandpaper and other miscellaneous building tools. Length: 1035mm (40-3/4) Height: 710mm (27-15/16) Beam: 153mm (6-1/32) Scale: 1:85 = (12/85= 1 FT).
Detailed instructions tell how to proceed with the first layer of the hull then in (Step-29) how to proceed with the second layer. The modeler will want to sand the first layer some so the second layer will lie down smoothly to give good lines. Also each mast and yard arm must be sanded to the correct shape. Detailed written and photo manuals with number cross-references for each manual. All deck accessories must be built painted or stained for added realism.Taking the time to do the detail work will give a truly realistic boat model and very rewarding building experience. Some additional tools that might be helpful to the modeler; Spring tension pliers Brush (fine) Hand Drill (HCAR0696) Plank bender LATR7550. Building & Field - Latina 1/85 U.
Other accessories may be required. Please read the above notes. International Buyers Only - Please allow 2 to 4 weeks for international deliveries.The item "Latina 1/85 U. Constellation Wooden Model Ship Kit 22850" is in sale since Wednesday, April 18, 2018.
This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Models & Kits\Boats, Ships\Wooden". The seller is "omnimodels" and is located in Champaign, Illinois. This item can be shipped worldwide.