This is the Latina 1/50th Scale Sanson Tugboat Model Kit.
This Static Display Boat is an all-wood replica of the high seas tugboat
dating from the end of the 19th century to the beginning of the 20th century.
FEATURES: Intricately detailed tugboat model replicates such details as the
windlass, cloth fender lashings, canvas lashings for the lifeboats
brass navigation lights and much more.
All wood construction features African Walnut, Sapelia, Ramin and
Brass hardware such as portholes, turnbuckles and winches.
Two colors of thread, Brown and Raw (pale green) for different
INCLUDES: All fittings and rigging, all wood for the hull, mast, decking and
bridge, two rolls of rigging thread, propeller, two lifeboats,
gauze for stem and side fenders, cotton fabric for fender lashing,
illustrated instructions and plan sheet.
REQUIRES: Hobby knife, sandpaper, hand drill, paint and paint brush.
Assembling pieces, filling sanding and staining wood, gluing
parts and painting with acrylic paint.
SPECS: Scale: 1:50 (6/25" = 1ft)
Length: 23-25/32" (605mm)
Height: 13-24/32" (350mm)
Beam: 5-3/32" (130mm)
COMMENTS: Crew figures shown in photos on box are not included.
This model has many small pieces and much finish work is required,
previous modeling experience is helpful.
Manufacturer's website: artesanialatina@cli-ccs-es