Billings Models Calypso Wooden Ship Kit

Brand: Billings Models

Model Number: B560

This item will be available in 69 days on 1st January 2017
It can be pre-ordered below.

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The Billing Boats 1/45 Calypso wooden ship model measures 94cm long, 33cm high and 17cm wide. This wooden boat kit is highly realistic with many fine details.

The Calypso was built in the USA in 1942 as a minesweeper. She was bought in 1950 by Jacques-Yves Cousteau, and after extensive changes and modifications has become a fully equipped ocean research vessel, complete with observation chamber in the stern, oval diving bell, Galaezzi diving chamber, inflatable boat for shallow waters, helicopter and much other submarine equipment. With a length of 42m and tonnage of 360 tons, she has a maximum speed of 12 knots.

The Billing Boats kit of the Calypso features an ABS hull, wooden superstructure and decks, hull and deck fittings in wood, brass and/or plastic, ramin masts, rigging cord in various sizes, propshafts, rudders and propellers. It includes full-size plan sheets and an instruction manual with English text.

Manufacturer: Billing Boats
Model: B560 Calypso
Scale: 1/45
Skill Level: Expert

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