Billing Boats Zwarte Zee Tug Wooden Model Ship Kit

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Billing Boats Zwarte Zee Tug Wooden Model Ship Kit (B592)
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Billing Boats: Zwarte Zee

Billing Boats (B592) Zwarte Zee Tug is a scale model ocean going tug.

The Zwarte Zee was built in 1963 at J. & K. Smit's Scheepswerven N.V. in Kinderdijk, Holland. Length 77.50 m, breadth 12.35 m, draught 6.90 m and gross tonnage 1,539 tons. Driven by two Smit-M.A.N. turbo diesel engines yielding 9,000 HP. These machines drive a single propeller shaft through Vulcan fluid clutches and reduction gears. When a fast manoeuver is necessary, one of the engines can drive forwards, the other reverse. Speed 18 knots.

This kit features a ABS Hull, wooden superstructure and decks. Hull and deck fittings in wood, brass and/or plastic, ramin masts, rigging cord in various sizes, propshaft, rudder and propellers.

Includes full size plan sheets and an instruction manual.


Length 900 mm.
Width 155 mm.
Height 370 mm.
Scale 1:90

Level: Experienced / Advanced.
Manufacturer: Billing.