Ketch rigged, these vessels were commonly used as privateers by all maritime nations. Variously armed this ship as modelled was equipped with 3 pdr guns, more than adequate to subdue most merchant ships. If conditions were calm they could be rowed. This vessel was also equipped with an 18pdr long gun situated in the bow. This weapon was used to dismast a merchant ship when the privateer was involved in a chase. Privateers carried large crews both to subdue and re-crew captured vessels.
Monarca, a 74 gun Spanish ship which was captured at Trafalgar but lost in the storm which followed. Kit is cast in white metal and has brass etched ratlines, assembly instructions and sail template. Etched brass sails are available as an optional extra, see MTC11.
L’Orient a French three-decked first rate ship. Kit is cast in white metal with etched brass ratlines, assembly instructions and sail template. Brass etched sails are available as an optional extra, see MTC05.
HMS Royal Sovereign, 100 guns. Hull cast in resin, kit also contains masts, spars, lifeboats, anchors etc cast in white metal, brass etched ratlines, instruction sheets and sail template. Brass etched sails are available as an optional extra, see MTc05.