- Scale 1:60
- Length 810mm
Originally privately built and launched as the Bertha, she was sold to the Royal Navy and was renamed Bounty when first commissioned. Sailing out of Bristol in the winter of 1787, her commander William Bligh was 33 years old and together with Fletcher
Christian was destined to become the two main characters in the famous mutiny on 28th. April 1789.
A plank on frame construction, the kit contains:- Building plans with general details
English instructions, lost wax brass castings walnut or lime planking, wooden masts and spars, brass and walnut fittings, laser etched details, rigging cord, sailcloth and silk flag.
All sheet ply sections are laser cut for accuracy.