Mantua Models Thermopylae Ship Kit (HPS/791)
Optional Pre-Stitched Sail Set (34015)
Planking Tool Kit (PTK)
Rigging Tool Set (RTS)
Thermopylae from MantuaSergal 791
Scale reproduction of the famous British tea clipper Thermopylae from Mantua Sergal that seriously challenged the beauty and speed of the Cutty Sark in the great tea races of the mid 1800’s.
A plank on frame construction
All sheet ply sections are laser cut for accuracy.
The kit contains:
Building plans with general details
Lost wax brass castings
walnut or lime planking
wooden masts and spars
brass and walnut fittings,
etched brass details,