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    Model build byWilliam Terra, Maine, USAKit ManufacturerScratch buildScale1:20
    The model is scratch build like a canoe using 2,54 - 10,16 cm (1 - 4 in) bass wood strips and then covered with fiberglass.
    Estimated weight 318 kg (700 lbs).
    The beam is 1,32 meter (52 in).
    The length is about 9,1 meter (30 foot).
    It can carry 2 persons.
    The model is powered by a 15 hp (11,2 kw) outboard engine under rear gun turret.
    It can sail 24 kilometer per hour (15 mph).
    Furthermore the model has a music system build in.
    While William Terra cruise the lakes of Maine he enjoy listen to Wagner.
    The Commander-in-Chief in the photographs below is William Terra.
    Construction time4 years, so far. It is estimated to require at least two more years of work to make the model complete.
    William Terra would like to see more models build in this scale.

    http://www.bismarck-class.dk/shipmod...speeterra.html
    Last edited by Duncan; 20 Aug 07, 10:27.

  • #2
    Wait until you see the 1/20 Bismark.

    Today the lakes, tomorrow the world!
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    • #3
      Nice find Duncan, how fun would that be to ride in? especially if the main guns worked
      Still not as big as that Yamato in Japan
      Life is what happens to you when your busy making other plans! Lennon - www.lufttiger.com

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      • #4
        Very neat... now I'd definitely pay $700 (ref to other thread) for that.
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