Amati Yacht Rainbow Wooden Ship Model Kit With Tools

Item Number AM1700/11

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$86.99

Description

The Rainbow was designed by Starling Burgess, in order to defend the colours of the United States. The pilot was Mr. Harols S. Vanderbilt, who expressly wanted this yacht to challenge the strong contender Endeavour.

Wooden model ship kit features plank-on-frame construction with laser cut keel, frames and deck; double planking in basswood and mahogany; metal and wooden fittings; cloth sails; wooden detailed mast; brass photoetched parts; plans and detailed instructions.? Small tool set included.

Scale 1:80 – Total length cm. 48 (18.9″) – Height cm. 70 (27.6″)

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Historical Information

Designed by Starling Burgess to defend the honour of the United States of America, Rainbow, winner of the 1934 America's Cup, was skippered by Mr. Harold Vanderbilt, who had commissioned the yacht specifically to beat the strong contender Endeavour.