Artesania Latina Mississippi Boat Kit, 1/80 Scale
The invention of the steam engine led to the development of large paddlewheel riverboats that transported goods and people on the mighty Mississippi River from New Orleans to St. Louis. This new plank-on-bulkhead kit with high-precision laser-cut wooden parts includes photo-etched and die-cast parts which simplify construction and add detail to a classic riverboat model. Brass fittings, chains, and rigging line provide the finishing touch. Recommended for intermediate level modelers. Length: 26.0 in.; height: 7.6 in.; beam: 5.1 in. Scale 1/80. Artesania Latina kit #20505.
Customer Reviews of This Item
by Ed -
Very enjoyable build. Clear instructions, quality parts, well designed. Instructions are what to do, not how. Should have some modeling experience.A good selection of modeling tools also essential.