Artesania Latina Independence Ship Kit, 1/35 Scale
Independence is typical of the many small, armed schooners first put into service by the Continental Congress in the American war of independence. This high-quality kit features plank-on-bulkhead construction, high-precision laser-cut wooden parts, brass fittings, cannons, rigging line, and pre-sewn sails. Recommended for intermediate modelers with previous building experience. Length: 29.7 in.; height: 23.8 in.; beam: 13.0 in. Scale 1/35. Artesania Latina kit #22414.
Customer Reviews of This Item
A quality kit in every respect
An excellent model for hobbyists with some shipbuilding experience. Photo and written instructions, parts list and plans are clear and comprehensive. Materials are of good quality. Tiny parts are easy to lose--AL does not supply extras. Tip: proceed slowly and study instructions until you fully understand them. Historical data for this ship is available online.