Mantua Models Amerigo Vespucci Kit

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Amerigo Vespucci (HPS/799)
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This kit features: Laser cut frames, keel, decks & all the wooden superstructures; double planking in lime and walnut, ramin masts and spars, metal & wooden fittings, rigging cord, lost wax cast parts and brass photo-etched accessories. Plan in full detail with 9 large sheets, general building instructions with English instructions. 

  • Scale 1:100 
  • Overall length: 1000mm 
  • Overall width: 283mm 
  • Length of hull: 790mm 
  • Width of hull: 170mm
  • Height: 540mm 
  • Part No: 799

The Mantua Amerigo Vespucci is an exact scale model of the famous school ship of the Italian Navy. She was planned by lieutenant colonel Framcesco Rotundi, following the trends of war sailing vessels. She was launched in 1931 at the Navy`s ship yards of Castellammare di Staia Naples. 

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