Mantua Models USS Constitution Model Ship Kit

USS Constitution Model Ship Kit (HPS/779)
£310.00 £269.00
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Optional Pre-Stitched Sail Set (34210)
£84.00 £75.60
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  • Scale 1:98
  • Length 960mm
  • laser cut for accuracy

Lovely scale model of the American ship “Constitution”. After two abortive attempts, she was finally launched on 31st December 1797. She became known as ‘Old Ironsides’ and continued in service until 1897 when she was towed back to the scene of her launching in Boston and remains there as an American shrine and museum.

A plank on frame construction, the kit contains:- 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. All sheet ply sections are laser cut for accuracy.


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 USS Constitution Model Ship Kit