Banckert wooden ship model kit is a representation of our Billing Boats product range offered at Premier Ship Models, characteristic for its quality and high level of detail. This kit will be appreciated especially by advanced ship modelling builders but also less experienced enthusiasts can give it a try. Even if the model is made of simple construction, there are number of challenges during the building process. If you think you are not able to build it for any reason, Premier Ship Models’ offer the service of assembling the model ship kit for you and despatch it as a ready-made model.
This Banckert ship model represents the quality of ship model making of Billing Boats. Billing Boats have a very long tradition of model making, established since 1958. The company experienced significant transformation from a small Danish firm to a company producing one of the highest quality wooden ship kits worldwide.
This Banckert ship model kit and other ship model kits from Billing Boats in our product range are built using the latest technology combined with Danish craftsmanship. The main features of this ship model kit are ABS hull, wooden superstructure and decks, brass or plastic hull and deck fittings, ramin mast, rigging cord, propshafts, rudders and propellers. The model ship kit pack includes also full size plan sheets and clear instruction manuals.
The Banckert vessel was built in Millingen, Holland in 1965 and was earlier called Maasbank and later renamed to Banckert in 1977. The purpose of this vessel was to sail in the Western part of Holland and she was doing this for 12 years. The overall length was more than 32 meters and the engine was able to produce 1,800 horse powers.