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Model Shipways 1/96 Phantom - New York Pilot Boat - Solid Hull MS2027

Model Shipways 1/96 Phantom - New York Pilot Boat - Solid Hull MS2027
Model Shipways MS2027 1/96 Scale Phantom, New York Pilot Boat
Classic Solid Hull Ship Kit

The Phantom is an authentic 1868 pilot boat especially designed for the first time modeller.
It comes with a solid basswood hull that only requires some minor shaping and sanding. There are laser cut wooden parts for the cabin and companionways, ready to use wooden blocks and deadeyes, solid brass and finely cast metal fittings, three sizes of rigging line and copper strips to cover the hull.
Full scale plans and clear, easy to follow instructions guide through every stage of assembly.

1:96 Scale / Length: 13.5in / Height: 13.5in
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Model Shipways 1/96 Taurus American Steam Tugboat Solid Hull Kit MS2021

Model Shipways 1/96 Taurus American Steam Tugboat Solid Hull Kit MS2021
Model Shipways MS2021 1/96 Scale Taurus American Steam Tugboat
Classic Solid Hull Kit

Steam Towboats like the Taurus were a familiar sight in every American harbour in the early 20th century. While no longer in commercal service a few steam tugs survive today as museum exhibits.
Model Shipways Taurus, an authentic turn-of-the-century wooden towboat is fun and easy to build.
Kit includes a machine carved solid wood waterline hull, laser cut cabin, and pilot house with plank-scored siding. It comes complete with doors, windows, lanterns, steam pipe and whistle... all in lead-free Britannia metal. Railing and stack guys are brass.

1:96 Scale / Length 9in' / Height 3.5in
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Model Shipways 1/64 Sultana - Solid Hull Kit MS2016

Model Shipways MS2016 1/64 Scale 'Sultana'
Classic Solid Hull Kit

The Model Shipways Sultana features a machine carved basswood hull that requires only light shaping and sanding. Other wooden parts, including the 2-1/8" ship's boat, are laser cut for a perfect fit.
Plank-scored decking, spars, wood materials and eight cast metal swivel guns are all included.
For historical accuracy, original rigging is duplicated with scale rigging line and 67 wooden blocks.
Detailed plans by Ben Lankford and a 24 page instruction manual help you build an authentic replica.

1:64 Scale / Length 17in / Height 15in
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Model Shipways 1/128 Harriet Lane Armed Paddle Steamer Solid Hull Kit MS2010

Model Shipways MS2010 1/128 Scale Harriet Lane Armed Paddle Steamer
Classic Solid Hull Ship Kit

Model Shipways Harriet Lane features a machine carved hardwood hull which needs only light shaping and sanding.
The kit includes plankscored basswood for decking and cabins, spars and hardwood blocks. Ladders, anchors, paddle wheels, two ship's boats, four cannon with carriages and numerous other fittings finely cast Britannia metal. The kit has been upgraded the kit to include laser cut paddle wheel covers.
Model Shipways includes detailed plans and newly written clear instructions by master ship modeler, Ben Lankford, are easy to follow.

1:128 Scale / Length 19.5in / Height 9.5in
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Model Shipways 1/48 18th Century Long Boat Plank on Frame Kit MS1457

Model Shipways 1/48 18th Century Long Boat Plank on Frame Kit MS1457
Model Shipways MS1457 1/48 Scale 18th Century Long Boat
Plank on Frame Ship Kit

Designed by master ship modeler Chuck Passaro, the longboat is a true plank-on-frame model, built much like the real longboats of the 18th century.
The kit uses the finest laser cut basswood for false keel, ribs, locker, floorboards and thwarts. Other materials include brass strips, belaying pins, eyebolts and nails, wooden blocks and deadeyes, black and tan rigging line plus cast metal anchor. Preprinted side friezes and stern decorations are included as well.
Two sheets of plans and a 20-page illustrated instruction manual address every detail of construction.

1:48 Scale / Length: 11.75in / Height: 10in
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Model Shipways 1/16 HMS Bountys' Launch Plank on Frame Kit MS1850

Model Shipways MS1850 HMS Bounty Launch
Plank on Frame Kit


The Bounty?s launch was typical of boats issued to Royal Navy ships of the period. Historically accurate and highly detailed, Model Shipways? HMS Bounty?s Launch kit is based on original plans from the Nautical Maritime Museum, Greenwich.
The kit features true plank-on-frame construction with laser cut wooden components, laser engraved rabbet and bearding lines. Beautiful cherry wood is provided for the frames and deck beams. Hull and quarterdeck planking, floorboards and mold stiffeners are flexible basswood. The fitting package replicates authentic gear, including ten oars, eight lathe turned wooden barrels, wooden chest, cast metal anchor, brass gudgeons and pintles, plus cotton sails and cordage.
Five sheets of plans and illustrated instruction manual assure trouble-free assembly.

1:16 Scale / Length: 17.25in / Height: 14.75in
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Model Shipways 1/16 21-Foot English Pinnace (1750-1760) Plank on Frame Kit MS1458

Model Shipways MS1458 1/16 Scale 21 Foot English Pinnace (1750-1760)
Plank on Frame Kit

The pinnace was a lightly built carvel planked boat, designed to be rowed it had fewer than ten oars. Its only duty was transporting the captain and other officers from their anchored ship to the dockyards. Carrying crew and provisions was the job of heavier boats like the longboat or launch.

Designed by master ship modeler Chuck Passaro, our model replicates a 21-foot English pinnace inspired by similar contemporary models in National Maritime Museum of England. Plank-on-frame construction uses the finest laser cut basswood for the false keel & ribs. Planking strips, and other wooden components are provided for the floorboards, cap rail and thwarts. Other materials include cast metal anchor and stern transom, eyebolts, plus scale rigging. Pre-printed side friezes and rudder decorations are included as well.

1:16 Scale / Length 11.75in / Width 2.5in
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Model Shipways 1/16 New Bedford Whaleboat (1850-1870) Plank on Frame Kit MS2033

Model Shipways MS2033 1/16 Scale New Bedford Whaleboat (1850-1870)
Plank on Frame Kit


Whaling historian Erik A.R. Ronnberg, Jr. made a thorough study of Delano?s half-sized boats in order to produce this kit of a uniquely American working craft.
You'll follow the original plank-on-frame method of construction in building your Model Shipways kit. Hull planks, oar and paddle blades, tubs, casks and rudder are accurately laser cut basswood. Authentic scale whaling gear gives this kit remarkable detail. Photoetched copper fittings include harpoon, lance and cutting spade heads, knife blades, oarlocks and mast hinge hardware.
New Bedord Whaleboat kit is supported by a superb set (6 sheets) of plans and a 150 page instruction book by Erik A.R. Ronnberg, Jr. The book, To Build a Whaleboat, gives you step-by-step building instructions, design and technical data.

1:16 Scale / Length 24in' / Height 4 5/8'in
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Model Shipways 1/32 Willie L Bennett Chesapeake Bay Skipjack Plank on Frame Kit MS2032

Model Shipways MS2032 1/32 Scale Willie L Bennett Chesapeake Bay Skipjack
Plank on Frame Kit


Model Shipways Willie L. Bennett kit is based on the craft discovered in 1954.
You'll build your model the way the real Willie L. Bennett was built, following the plank-on-bulkhead techniques used on life-sized skip-jacks. To make building easy, we've supplied laser cut wooden molds, keelson and transom. Basswood is used throughout. Outfit your craft with cast Britannia metal anchor, ship's wheel and deck machinery. Deadeyes and blocks are wood, and there's plenty of brass for eyes, hoops, rings and chain. Sail cloth and rigging line complete your model.
The 56 page instruction book by Ben Lankford gives you a wealth of detail with lots of photographs and drawings. Model Shipways provides three sheets of plans that are so accurate that you could almost build a real skipjack using them.

1:32 Scale / Length: 24in' / Height: 16'in
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Model Shipways 1/32 Emma C Berry Lobster Smak Plank on Frame Kit MS2150

Model Shipways MS2150 1/32 Scale Emma C Berry Lobster Smack
Plank on Frame Kit


Designed based on drawings and documentation provided by the Henry B. DuPont Preservation Shipyard at Mystic Seaport. The kit offers true plank-on-frame construction with the same number of true-to scale frames as the original. The frames are erected with the hull upright, just like a real ship. This permits the addition of many inboard details. Contains laser cut wooden parts, basswood hull planking strips and wood stock for launching ways. A host of finely cast Britannia metal fittings and anchor shank. Brass is used for eyebolts, rings, chain and wire. Walnut blocks and deadeyes come in five sizes, and 50 yards of black and gray line are provided for accurate rigging.
Four sheets of plans and 40 page instruction manual by kit designer and naval architect Ben Lankford record every detail of construction.

1:32 Scale / Length 26 3/8in' / Height 28 1/2in
Diorama details not included.

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Model Shipways 1/24 US Navy Picket Boat No.1 (1864) Plank on Frame Kit MS2261

Model Shipways MS2261 1/24 Scale US Navy Picket Boat No.1 (1864) The Boat that sank the Albemarle
Plank on Frame Kit


Model Shipways? historically accurate kit recreates Picket Boat No. 1 in great detail. Plans are taken from research done by the History Channel for its 2005 program, 'The Most Daring Mission of the Civil War'.
You?ll build your model much the same way as the real boat was built almost 150 years ago, using many of the same materials. Only your job will be much easier, thanks to the laser cut basswood parts and ready-made fittings, 5 large sheets of plans and illustrated step-bystep instruction manual. Laser-cut basswood parts facilitate plankon- frame interior construction. High quality, flexible basswood strips are supplied for hull planking. Britannia metal fittings, brass and aluminum parts are used for deck furnishings, including a miniature steam engine, pump and 12-pounder Dahlgren Howitzer.

1:24 Scale / Length 22 1/2in / Width 5in
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Model Shipways 1/24 Gunboat Philadelphia (1776) Plank on Frame kit MS2263

Model Shipways MS2263 1/24 Scale Gunboat Philadelphia (1776)
Plank on Frame Kit


Relatively easy to build, thanks to CAD-assisted laser-cut basswood parts, which come in a variety of thicknesses from 3/32? to 1/8?. Fine basswood is also used for hull and deck planking. An unusual feature of this model is that the hull is planked inside and out. A host of fittings ensures that the model you?ll build is authentic to the last detail. Masterfully cast Britannia metal guns are miniature versions of the original armament. Brass nails, eyebolts, belaying pins and split rings are correctly scaled, and a photo-etched sheet of detail parts adds the finishing touches. Deadeyes, blocks and bullseyes are ready-to-use hardwood. Six diameters of rigging line and ample sail material are also included.
Six sheets of plans, parts list with parts identifier and clearly written instruction manual guarantee a great modeling experience.

1:24 Scale / Length 26 3/8in' / Height 24 5/8in
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Model Shipways 1/76 Mayflower Plank on Bulkhead Kit MS2020

Modle Shipways MS2020 1/76 Scale Mayflower
Plank on Bulkhead kit


The very popular Mayflower manufactured by Model Shipways with a plank-on-bulkhead hull construction.
All wooden components have been laser cut. A generous fittings package contains ready-to-use hardwood blocks and deadeyes, precision cast Britannia metal and brass detail parts and five diameters of rigging line.
Detailed plans and illustrated assembly instructions make building easy

1:76 Scale / Length: 22in / Height: 17in
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Model Shipways 1/24 Glad Tidings Pinky Schooner (1937) Plank on Bulkhead Kit MS2180

Model Shipways MS2180 1/24 Scale Glad Tidings Pinky Schooner (1937)
Plank on Bulkhead kit


Glad Tidings plans are based on original drawings by Howard I. Chapelle for a typical Maine pinky, a boat he had built and actually sailed
Contains features never before seen on any commercially available kit. We?ve laser cut the bulwark strakes, and our plans show the spiling and placement of the hull planking strips to exact dimension. Single plank-on-bulkhead construction uses laser cut plywood, basswood and cherry components. Expertly cast Britannia metal castings include anchor shanks, smoke stacks, windlass, cabin port-lights and turnbuckles. Brass is used for eyebolts, split rings, nail and other fittings. Keel, stem, hull and deck planking strips, dowels for masts and yards are fine basswood. Six diameters of beige standing and black running rigging, deadeyes and four sizes of blocks guarantee a realistic replica.
Five sheets of detailed plans and illustrated step-by-step instruction manual assure troublefree assembly.

1:24 Scale / Length 29 1/2in / Height 23in
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Model Shipways 1/64 Pride of Baltimore II Plank on Bulkhead Kit MS2120

Model Shipways 1/64 Pride of Baltimore II Plank on Bulkhead Kit MS2120
Model Shipways MS2120 1/64 Scale Pride of Baltimore II
Plank on Bulkhead kit

Designed by naval architect Ben Lankford from original plans, the Pride of Baltimore kit is an accurate representation. Ease of assembly and quality of components are two of the important attributes of the model. Structural parts, such as keel and bulkheads, are fine basswood, the choice of professional model builders. All wooden parts, from keel to sternpost, are laser cut for a perfect fit. Many of the Britannia metal castings have been designed specifically for this model, and include windlass life rings, vents, propellers, anchors, wheel, bilge pumps, and swivel guns. Ship's bell, portlights, eyebolts and cannon barrels are brass.150 wooden blocks and deadeyes, and four sizes of cotton line duplicate the rig plans and 48 page illustrated instruction manual guarantee smooth sailing.
You'll display your finished Pride of Baltimore model on wooden launching ways, also included with the kit.

1:64 Scale / Length 32in / Height 22 1/2in
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Model Shipways 1/64 Bluenose Canadian Fishing / Racing Schooner Plank on Bulkhead Kit MS2130

Model Shipways MS2130 1/64 Scale Bluenose Canadian Fising / Racing Schooner
Plank on Bulkhead kit


Model Shipways' kit is the most authentic representation of any Bluenose available. And now, thanks to newly drawn plans and revised instruction book by Ben Lankford, it's ever more accurate and easier to build. Plank-on-bulkhead construction uses laser cut basswood parts for a perfect fit. Flexible basswood strips are supplied for planking the hull. Fittings are true to the originals, and include wooden blocks and deadeyes, Brass ring and eyebolts, plus Britannia metal bilge pump, fife rail and anchors. Three diameters of rigging line and cotton sailcloth ensure an impressive model.

1:64 Scale / Length: 32in / Height: 26 1/2in

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Model Shipways 1/48 Fair America War Brig (1789) Plank on Bulkhead Kit MS2015

Model Shipways MS2015 1/48 Scale Fair America War Brig (1789)
Plank on Bulkhead Kit


Model Shipways' Fair American is a reproduction of a model built over 200 years ago, now on exhibit at the U.S. Naval Academy Museum at Annapolis, MD.
Plank-on-bulkhead construction uses high quality basswood, the preferred wood of professional modelers. All structural hull parts and major fittings are laser cut, so they fit together with remarkable ease. Model Shipways? Fair American kit contains over 60 cut or shaped wooden parts, plus 120 extra wood strips for a second layer of planking, should you wish to build your model with a double planked hull. More than 500 fittings of wood, brass and Britannia metal fittings include 14 brass guns on wooden carriages, cannon, chainplates, bell, anchors and wheel.
Six plan sheets a 48 page instruction book by Erik A.R. Ronnberg, Jr. and Ben Lankford, plus a 38-page guide to planking the hull make building easy.

1:48 Scale / Length: 26 1/2in / Height: 22in
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Model Shipways 1/64 Rattlesnake Pivateer (1780) Plank on Bulkhead Kit MS2028

Model Shipways MS2028 1/64 Scale Rattlesnake Privateer (1780)
Plank on Bulkhead kit


Rattlesnake features plank-on-bulkhead construction with laser cut basswood components and lead-free Britannia metal castings. Brass fittings include eyebolts, and rings, wire and strip material. Four sizes each of grey running and black standing rigging, 110 wooden deadeyes and over 200 blocks.
Four sheets of plans (two by George F. Campbell outlining hull details and rig plan, plus two by Ben Lankford showing plank-on-bulkhead hull construction) and a comprehensive 48 page illustrated instruction book.

1:64 Scale / Length 26 1/2in / Height 22in
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Model Shipways 1/48 Armed Virginia Sloop (1768) Plank on Bulkhead Kit MS2160

Model Shipways MS2160 1/48 Scale Armed Virginia Sloop (1768)
Plank on Bulkhead kit


Model Shipways? kit is based on a drawing found by nautical historian Howard I. Chapelle in European archives and reconstructed by John F. Millar, author of Early American Ships. The Armed Virginia Sloop from Model Shipways has all the accuracy and detail seasoned modelers crave, yet it's easy enough for a novice to build. Double plank-on-bulkhead construction uses laser cut basswood and walnut parts and planking strips. Britannia metal castings and a host of brass, copper and wooden parts duplicate deck hardware and accessories. Six cannon and eight swivel guns serve as armament. Beech mast, yards and boom, over 200 yards of rigging line in four diameters, plus a variety of walnut deadeyes and blocks assure scale accuracy. Hardwood stock for launching ways is also included.
Seven sheets of meticulously drawn plans and a 40 page step-by-step instruction manual help you create a true museum quality replica.

1:48 Scale / Length: 31in / Height: 18in
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Model Shipways 1/48 Benjamin W Latham Plank on Bulkhead Kit MS2109

Model Shipways MS2109 1/48 Scale Benjamin W Latham
Plank on Bulkhead kit


All wooden parts, including the false keel and 14-piece bulkhead set, are laser cut. The Ben Latham kit contains basswood planking for the hull and deck, and plenty of strip stock for timberheads, monkey boards, riding bitts and deck pads. Basswood is also supplied for deck cabins, hatches and chain boxes. Wooden blocks and deadeyes number over 100, and rigging comes in three diameters. You'll find brass eyebolts, chainplates and strop rings. The Britannia metal fitting set is one of the most comprehensive we've ever compiled, including windlass parts, anchors, bilge pumps, props, exhaust pipes, fiferails and smokeheads. Sail cloth for a full complement of sail completes the kit.
Smithsonian Institute supplement original plans by Erik A. R. Ronnberg, Jr., for a total of six sheets. Updated 48 page instruction book leaves no construction detail unexplained

1:48 Scale / Length: 33in / Height: 27in
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Model Shipways 1/48 Chaperon Sternwheel Steam Packet (1884) Plank on Bulkhead Kit MS2190

Model Shipways MS2190 1/48 Scale Chaperon Sternwheel Steam Packet (1884)
Plank on Bulkhead kit


In 1906, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers built the Green River Lock and Dam 6, just downstream from Kentucky?s Mammoth Cave. Chaperon was the first boat of its kind to pass through the new locks. In addition to hauling cargo, she ran sightseeing excursions between Bowling Green and Mammoth Cave during the summer months. Sold just before WWI, Chaperon sailed the Tallahatchie River until fire destroyed her in 1922.
The model you?ll build from Model Shipways? kit will be a historically accurate and perfectly scaled replica almost three feet long. An amazing number of laser-cut basswood and limewood parts make up the hull, superstructure, paddlewheel, gangplank and railings. A photo-etched brass sheet provides incredible ornamental detail. Other brass parts include bell, eyebolts, cleats and nails. Ready-to-use Britannia metal lifeboat, lanterns, capstan and whistle, hardwood blocks and three diameters of rigging line add life-like authenticity.
Six sheets of plans and clear assembly instructions pave the way to a magnificent model.

1:48 Scale / Length: 34 1/2in / Height: 7 1/2in

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Model Shipways 1/64 Charles W Morgan Whaling Bark Plank on Bulkhead Kit MS2140

Model Shipways MS2140 1/64 Scale Charles W Morgan Whaling Bark
Plank on Bulkhead Kit


Plank-on-bulkhead construction of the Charles W. Morgan uses laser cut basswood for the hull components. Wooden bow and stern filler blocks help you shape the real ship. Supplied with 75 feet of copper sheathing to cover the hull below the waterline. Wooden yards and mast, 140 deadeyes in three sizes, nearly 200 single and double blocks, four diameters of black standing rigging and two of tan running rigging duplicate the rig plan of the original whaler. An assortment of fine metal fitting includes brass ship's bell, belaying pins, eyebolts, spilt rings, strips, wire and chain, anchors, bilge pump, chocks, cleats, fire door, chimney, and galley stack.

1:64 Scale / Length 30 3/4in / Height 25in
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Model Shipways 1/64 Syren US Brig (1803) Plank on Bulkhead Kit MS2260

Model Shipways MS2260 1/64 Scale Syren US Brig (1803)
Plank on Bulkhead kit


Designed by master modeler Chuck Passaro. Basswood keel and bulkheads are laser cut for easy assembly, and framing templates help you build a perfect hull. Supplied with several sizes of basswood strips for deck and hull planking, plus self-adhesive copper tape for plating the hull below the waterline. An abundant fittings package includes photo-etched brass detailing, brass eyebolts, belaying pins, nails, gudgeons and pintles, over 200 wooden blocks and deadeyes, gratings, plus dowels for masts and spars. Several sizes of tan and black rigging line, netting, printed flags and grating are supplied as well. Armament consists of 16 precision-cast Britannia metal carronades and two long guns on wooden trucks. The model carries a ship?s longboat that?s a mini-kit in itself.
Actual sized plans are on 8 sheets, and 140-page spiral bound instruction manual shows all stages of construction.

1:64 Scale / Length 33in / Height 27in
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Model Shipways 1/96 Flying Fish Plank on Bulkhead Kit MS2018

Model Shipways MS2018 1/96 Scale Flying Fish
Plank on Bulkhead Kit


Features laser cut basswood keel and 21-piece bulkhead set. Stem, sternest, rudder, stern pieces and planksheer are also laser cut. The hull is planked with individual basswood strips, and selfadhesive copper coil to sheath it below the waterline. Masts, yards and spars are high quality beech. Rigging plan is faithful to the original, with three diameters each of black standing and white running rigging, plus 200 wooden deadeyes and 225 blocks in various sizes. Eyebolts, backing links and ship's bell are solid brass. Expertly cast Britannia metal fittings ensure scale accuracy. You'll find figurehead, anchors, five ship's boats, capstans, binnacle, mast caps, windows and ladders, chocks, davits and stanchions.
Six sheets of beautifully drawn plans and 56 page step-by-step instruction manual by noted naval architect, Ben Lankford, assure trouble-free completion of a magnificent replica.

1:96 Scale / Length36in' / Height 22 1/2in

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Model Shipways 1/64 Niagara US Brig (1813) Plank on Bulkhead Kit MS2240

Model Shipways MS2240 1/64 Scale Niagara US Brig (1813)
Plank on Bulkhead kit


Model Shipways' Niagara kit is a faithful representation of the reconstructed Niagara at the maritime museum in Erie, PA. Model design is based on research and plans for the 1990 reconstruction, provided by Melbourne Smith of the International Historical Watercraft Society in Annapolis MD.
Laser cut basswood parts facilitate plank-on-bulkhead construction. Individual basswood strips cover the hull, and we provide six filler blocks in our Model Shipways Niagara to make the job easier. Trueto- scale Britannia metal, brass and hardwood fittings assure scale accuracy. Eighteen cast metal carronades and two long guns duplicate the armament of the original vessel. Rigging material include over 600 blocks and deadeyes and four diameters of rigging line.
Six sheets of detailed plans and 40 page illustrated instruction manual by Ben Lankford clarify every phase of construction.

1:64 Scale / Length: 36 1/2in / Height 24 1/2in
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Model Shipways 1/76 USS Essex Frigate (1799) Plank on Bulkhead Kit MS2041

Model Shipways MS2041 1/76 Scale USS Essex Frigate (1799)
Plank on Bulkhead Kit


Model Shipways? kit is relatively easy to build thanks to CAD-assisted laser-cut basswood parts, which come in a variety of thicknesses from 3/32? to 1/8?. Fine basswood is also used for hull and deck planking. An unusual feature of this model is that the hull is planked inside and out. A host of fittings ensures that the model you?ll build is authentic to the last detail. Masterfully cast Britannia metal guns are miniature versions of the original armament. Brass nails, eyebolts, belaying pins and split rings are correctly scaled, and a photo-etched sheet of detail parts adds the finishing touches. Deadeyes, blocks and bullseyes are ready-to-use hardwood. Six diameters of rigging line and ample sail material are also included.
Six sheets of plans, parts list with parts identifier and clearly written instruction manual guarantee a great modeling experience.

1:76 Scale / Length26 3/8in / Height 24 5/8in
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Model Shipways 1/76 USS Constitution (1797) Plank on Bulkhead Kit MS2040

Model Shipways MS2040 1/76 Scale USS Constitution (1797)
Plank on Bulkhead kit


The best and most accurate USS Constitution available, based on the 1927 Navy drawings, photographs and documentation used during the 1993-97 restoration.

Plank-on-bulkhead construction features laser cut wooden parts. High quality basswood planking strips cover the hull and we include self-adhesive copper tape for hull plating. True-to-scale Britannia metal, brass and hardwood fittings and 16 photo-etched brass sheets provide life-like detail. Over 50 cannon, carronade and gun barrels duplicate original armament. Extra touches include laser cut gratings and engraved scrollwork. Four-hundred yards of rigging line in six diameters is also supplied.
Model Shipways kit includes eight sheets of detailed plans and 48 page step-by-step instruction manual by Ben Lankford uncover the secrets of building a museum quality replica.

1:76 Scale / Length: 48in / Height: 32in
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Model Shipways 1/64 US Frigate Confederacy (1778) Plank on Bulkhead Kit MS2262

Model Shipways MS2262 1/64 Scale US Frigate Confederacy (1778)
Plank on Bulkhead kit


Plank-on-bulkhead construction features laser cut basswood and walnut components, including port sills, lintels and uprights. We supply nearly 400 basswood and walnut strips, over 250 boxwood blocks (for cannon), deadeyes, and 300 eyebolts. Other fittings include brass strips, tubes, nails and split rings; cast metal ship?s wheel and anchors; blackened wire and four diameters of rigging line. Twenty-eight cast Britannia 12-pounder cannon and 4 sixpounders on wooden carriages replicate Confederacy?s armament. Figurehead, stern decorations and other ornamental pieces are also cast metal. Two realistically detailed ship?s boats are plank-onbulkhead mini-kits with the center bulkheads removed, leaving fully framed shells lashed to skid beams. Kit includes laser cut display cradle. Designed by master modeler Chuck Passaro, Model Shipways? Confederacy is a monumental achievement.
Five sheets of plans leave no detail unrecorded, and the 150-page illustrated step-bystep instruction manual is the most complete ever done.

1:64 Scale / Length 35in / Height 8 1/2in

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Price: £584.99

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