HMS Surprise | 1:48 Model
HMS Surprise | 1:48 Model
The frigate made famous by the movie Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World, brought to life by Artesania Latina. H
MS Surprise was originally built at Le Havre in 1794 as a 350-ton, 32-gun corvette, but in 1796 it was captured by the British Navy and renamed HMS Surprise. She was re-armed and classified as a sixth-rate frigate.
Product in Depth
MARINE MODELER'S TOOLKIT IN ALUMINIUM CASE - Includes a plank cutter/bender, side cutters, pliers, tweezers, micro drill and more! All this with your 4th month’s pack.
Key Features of the HMS Surprise
Factory precut keel and all main frame parts.
High-quality planking mahogany, walnut and lime woods.
High-quality fittings in white metal burnished or in real die-cast brass.
Stitched sail set and rigging threads.
Pre-finished high-quality display base with name plate.
Made exclusively by Artesania Latina with the National Maritime Museum | Sails set full sewn | You just have to rig them at the masts.
Length: 1334 mm (52.75") | Height: 950 mm (37.5") | Beam: 480 mm (18.5") | Scale: 1:48
Clear step-by-step instructions show how to assemble and finish the parts - every step of the way. Even if you've never tried this type of project before, you'll be able to put your HMS Surprise together in easy stages, learning the skills as you go.
Through your building experience, you will have help from our experts with the easy-to-follow step-by-step assembly guide. You can take a look also at our exclusive Forum and discuss with fellow modelers.
Even as a model-making novice, you can build the HMS Surprise together in easy stages, learning the skills as you go.
Your Build consists of 28 Packs. CLICK HERE for more details for the 14 months payment option.
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2016-06-07 21:03:14Had this a while now, am still building her and am very impressed. C/s very good. Had couple of problems but easily sorted. I got mine on 12 month packs. Instructions downloaded no problem, all The kits on here are downloaded instructions.
2016-01-07 17:54:08Not impressed not instructions with first pack,spoke to 2 customer service ppl had a snotty email reply saying the instructions need to be down loaded,but no link TBH wouldn't bother with this build
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