My battleship, let me show you it

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Admiral Graf Spee

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.
William Terra would like to see more models build in this scale.

 more pics etc. at LINK

3 Responses to “My battleship, let me show you it”


  1. 1 OldSailor

    Great work. Are there any Navigational and Communication equipment? When is the sea trials?

  2. 2 bastcilk doptb

    I enjoy the efforts you have put in this, appreciate it for all the great content.

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