Bluenose. Fishing Schooner 1:100 scale 540mm
Bluenose, a 285 tons schooner, is the fantastic winner of the 1921 "International Fisherman's Trophy". This regata was held, alternate year, off Lunenberg in Nova Scotia and Gloucester in New England.
Entry to the contest was strictly confined to genuine fishing vessels. Bluenose was entered for the challenge in 1921 and from then on she won every single race for which she was entered.
This Amati kit boasts the the following features:
Pre-cut wooden frame assembly.
Double planked hull construction in Lime and Walnut.
Planked Tanganyka decks.
Hull and deck fittings made from Brass, Walnut, Boxwood and cast metal
Various sizes of cord for standing and running rigging.
Walnut deadeyes and Walnut or Boxwood rigging blocks.
English instruction manual with step-by-step illustrated building sequence.
Full sized profile, plan and rigging drawings.