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Le Renard

Le Renard is ship model kit of privateer cutter
The Renard was a cutter launched in 1812 in Saint Malo and armed and owned by privateer Robert Surcouf. She was his eighth and last privateer ship.

Robert Surcouf
Saint Malo

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French privateer a member of the Legion of Honour
Robert Surcouf was a French privateer and slave trader who operated in the Indian Ocean between 1789 and 1801, and again from 1807 to 1808.
Surcouf started his career as a sailor and officer on the slave ships Aurore, Courrier d'Afrique and Navigateur.

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Ship model holder template
Modelers always need the kit cradle for the upper structure construction and to act as a final support to hold the ship when finished.
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Wreck of Columbus' flagship Santa Maria?

Underwater explorer Barry Clifford, who led a team that found and investigated the wreck, says he's confident it is.
But it isn't a new finding of this wreck. Clifford announced wreck discovery in 2003. His team also investigated of cannon was found as part of the wreck.
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How to fix the end of the rope on the ship model deck
fter having fastened the rope around the pillar, a knight or a belaying pin, it is necessary to leave a length of rope, to coil on the deck like the real ships.
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Bluenose II restoration

As we know the original Bluenose was a Canadian fishing and racing schooner from Nova Scotia built in 1921. The schooner became famous for winning in several International competitions. The Bluenose is considered by many to be an iconic symbol of Canada.

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Famous Kon-Tiki raft journey

Kon-Tiki was the raft used by Norwegian explorer and writer Thor Heyerdahl in his 1947 expedition across the Pacific Ocean from South America to the Polynesian islands. It was named after the Inca sun god, Viracocha, for whom "Kon-Tiki" was said to be an old name. The Kon-Tiki expedition was funded by private loans, along with donations of equipment, Read more

Famous Half Moon - fine wood work
Exploration ship Half Moon was commissioned on March 25, 1609, for the Dutch East India Company. Her captain, Henry Hudson, was already a famous explorer when in 1608 he was hired for journey which had important role in establishing of American nation. Half Moon kit from Corel is a nice memory of this significant event.

Half Moon and Henry Hudson
Exploration ship Half Moon (Halve Maen in Dutch) was commissioned on March 25, 1609, for the Dutch East India Company. Her length on deck was 85 feet, length on keel was 64.5 feet and height was 78 feet. Crew size was about 20 and displacement was 112 tons. Half Moon used square and lateen sails. Her captain, Henry Hudson, was already a famous
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Victory MM738 ship model
Nelson's Flagship HMS Victory stands today as the world's oldest commissioned warship.


San Felipe model
San Felipe was the lead ship of the Spanish Armada.



Hermione La Fayette ship model
The young Marquis de La Fayette embarked on board the Hermione



Santisima Trinidad ship model
Santisima Trinidad was the biggest warship of the 18th century armed with 130 guns.



Royal Caroline ship model
Royal Yacht the Royal Caroline was a yacht for the English Royal Family


Amerigo Vespucci ship model
This is an exact scale model of the famous school ship of the Italian Navy.





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