Helen

Helen

Ref: DM19

This Deans Marine kit boasts the the following features:


Designed as a working radio controlled model, but with enough detail to make a nice static display model as well
Glassfibre hull, with rubbing strake and decorative scroll work detail moulded in.
The decks comprise of a marine plywood subdeck, overplanked in Mahogany.
Cast white metal and resin deck fittings.
Propshaft, tube and propeller.
Full sized plan.
English building instructions with photographic and line drawing, building illustrations.


Scale: 1:15
Model Length: 965mm

Minimum Radio Control functions: 2
Number of propshafts: 1
Recommended motors: Deans Kyte
Recommended battery: One 6v 2ah Nicad pack

History.

This steam launch is based on Thames launches constructed around 1920 and used on many rivers, estuaries and lakes in the U.K. Many are still in regular use and are often seen at steam boat gatherings in many parts of the country.