Army Corps of Engineers built the Green River Lock and Dam 6, just downstream from Kentucky s Mammoth Cave. Chaperon was the first boat of its kind to pass through the new locks.In addition to hauling cargo, she ran sightseeing excursions between Bowling Green and Mammoth Cave during the summer months. The model youll build from Model Shipways' kit will be a historically accurate and perfectly scaled replica almost three feet long. An amazing number of laser-cut basswood and limewood parts make up the hull, superstructure, paddlewheel, gangplank and railings. A photo-etched brass sheet provides incredible ornamental detail. Other brass parts include bell, eyebolts, cleats and nails. Ready-to-use Britannia metal lifeboat, lanterns, capstan and whistle, hardwood blocks and three diameters of rigging line add life-like authenticity. Six sheets of plans and clear assembly instructions pave the way to a magnificent model. Design, plans, instructions & prototype model by Bob Crane. Model Shipways' Chaperon Sternwheel Kit Features. Display base & pedestals not included.
Length 34-1/2" / Height 12" / Beam 7-1/2. Scale 1/4 = 1 ft (1:48). Building Model Ships is Cool! Search us on YouTube to see videos about our products from real users - Model Expo, Model Shipways, Model Trailways, Model Airways.
Should you break or lose a part during construction, we will replace it free of charge. The item "Model Shipways MS2190 Chaperon Sternwheel Steamer 148 Scale Ship Kit ON SALE" is in sale since Tuesday, March 19, 2019. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Models & Kits\Boats, Ships\Wooden".
The seller is "modelexpo33020" and is located in Miami, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.