|Dimensions L x H x W||30 × 70 × 15 cm|
|Option of Sails|
About the Astrolabe
Launched in 1781, the Astrolabe was a converted flute of the French Navy, most notable for her travels with Jean-Francois de Galaup. In 1785, she and her sister ship were re-rated as frigates to be used for global scientific exploration. This fantastic kit will allow you to recreate a stunning piece of French naval history.
About the manufacturer
Mantua Model UK was formed in 1997 as part of the Mantua Model group of Italy. Supplying both static and R/C models kits, they also cover aircraft and car kits. Their most famous model is of the HMS Victory and they are world renowned for their wooden models.
With the customer always at the heart of what they do, Mantua Models are a great choice for the model ship enthusiast. Their kits will not disappoint!
About the Astrolabe French Corvette Model Ship Kit
The Astrolabe model kit is a perfect way to either begin a model building hobby or add to your collection. As an intermediate model, this will be a challenging and rewarding project to undertake. Providing all the parts required to complete your model, more details on this specific kit include…
- Step by step instruction manual for a streamlined building experience
- Hull type: plank on frame
- Difficulty: intermediate
- Laser cut model pieces to allow a more precise final model
- Includes all parts to complete the model
- Building tools and accessories not included
Tools for your ship building project
Whether you’re a beginner or a pro, having the right tools will make all the difference to your model making adventure. We offer a range of necessary tools including hammers, pins, scissors, needles, acrylic paint, glue and much more. Explore our range of model ship tool kits and discover the right products for the assembly of your model kit.