Model Shipways Pride Of Baltimore II 1:64 Scale. By Model Expo Plank-on-Bulkhead Kit Virginia-built schooners first appeared during the American Revolution.
Known as Baltimore Clippers, they helped establish the Port of Baltimore as a major shipbuilding center. Many were used as privateers during the War of 1812.
In 1974, Baltimore city officials decided to build a replica of a 19th century clipper to serve as good-will ambassador for the city. Was launched at Baltimore's Inner Harbor on February 27, 1977. She was lost in micro-squall (an intense blast of wind building to hurricane velocity within seconds) on May 14, 1986. Was launched on April 30, 1989.
Designed by naval architect Ben Lankford from original plans, our Model Shipways. Kit is an accurate representation.
Ease of assembly and quality of components are two of the important attributes of the model. Structural parts, such as keel and bulkheads, are fine basswood, the choice of professional model builders. All wooden parts, from keel to sternpost, are laser cut for a perfect fit.Many of the Britannia metal castings have been designed specifically for this model, and include windlass life rings, vents, propellers, anchors, wheel, bilge pumps, and swivel guns. 150 wooden blocks and deadeyes, and four sizes of cotton line duplicate the rig plans and 48 page illustrated instruction manual guarantee smooth sailing. You'll display your finished. Model on wooden launching ways, also included with the kit. Display base is not included. MS2120 Length 32" / Height 22-1/2" / Scale 3/16 = 1 ft (1:64). Building Model Ships is Cool! Search us 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.
If you have any questions about accessories or other items, just ask! The item "Model Shipways PRIDE OF BALTIMORE 2, 164 SCALE Wooden Ship Model Kit" is in sale since Tuesday, April 21, 2020. 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.