Mantua Models Race Horse Model Ship Kit

Race Horse Kit (HPS/793)
£89.00 £79.95
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Optional Pre-Stitched Sail Set (34012)
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Model Makers Glue Pack (MMGP)
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Planking Took Kit (PTK)
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Rigging Tool Set (RTS)
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  • Scale: 1:47
  • Length 590mm
  • plank on frame construction
  • Laser cut ply sections for accuracy.

Reproduction of a ketch strengthened by the British for Arctic exploration which also had the ability to withstand the pressures of large mounted mortars and were referred to as “Bomb vessels”. The Racehorse together with similar vessels was used during the wars with Russia. Nelson served as midshipman on a similar ship to this model.

The kit includes; Building plans with general details, English instructions, lost wax brass castings, walnut or lime planking, wooden masts and spars, brass and walnut fittings, etched brass details, rigging cord and silk flag.

 Optional Extras

Model Makers Glue Pack

  • Deluxe Materials Speed Bond 112g
  • Deluxe Materials Roket Max Thick Cyano (Super glue)

Planking Took Kit

  • Versatile bending tool
  • Pin Push with brass pins
  • Clamping Pegs

Rigging Tool Set

  • Amati Rigging tools
  • Micro snips
  • Amati Loom-a-line
Mantua Models Race Horse Model Ship Kit