|Vosper MTB-77 Plastic Kit Italeri 1/35 scale Pt No 5610|
Due For Release End Of November
Vosper company became famous, during the Second World War, for the production of small and fast
Motor Torpedo Boats (MTB) and Motor Gun Boats (MGB) for the Royal Navy.
Among the various boats
in production, the Vosper MTB 726 were characterized by a significant life cycle with different mission
profiles as the coastal patrol and the anti-submarine support in the North Sea and English Channel.
Moves from 3 engines with and impressive power of 4,200 hp, Vosper MTB was able to reach a speed
close to 40 knots (70 km/h).
The first versions were introduced at the beginning of the war but were
gradually introduced new variants, type I and type II, which were characterized by a different
combination of offensive and defensive weaponry. They were usually armed with 457 mm torpedo tubes.,
depth charges, and 0.303 Vickers machine guns or, more rarely, from 0.5 Vickers machine guns , for air
The crew consisted of 10 to 13 men.
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Massive 1/35 Scale
Photo Reference Manual
and PHOTO ETCHED FRET included.
Price:£99.98 (Including VAT at 20%)