This is the All Wood 1/25th Scale BOUNTY JOLLY by Latina. This was one of the three life boats cast adrift after part of the crew from the HMS Bounty committed mutiny. Easy and Fast to Build Up, Ideal kit for Beginners.
Planked Hull and Deck
Detailed Step by Step Instructions
Highly Detailed Boat
All Parts Included (still requires tools and glues)
Static Display Model Only
Scale: 1:25 (12/25"=1 foot)
Latina Product Number: 19004
All Necessary Wood
Cloth for Sails
Plastic and Metal Hardware
String for Rigging
Plans and Instructions
Requirements & Suggestions
Contact Cement, Paint and Brush, Tools (Needle Nose Pliers,
Nail Nailer, Hobby Knife, Razor Saw, Hand Drill, Sandpaper,
This model should not be attempted by a novice. Instructions are very limited requiring previous knowledge to interpret accurately. The photographic instructions are not accurate. Written instruction, though vague sometimes, do not correspond with photographic illustrations. Instructions for planking are almost forgotten .e.g. plank the hull. Box photo has little relationship to the actual materials supplied for the hull planking. I had to pre-stain all white planking strips to give a result as shown on the box. The box photo and instruction book photos also showed a display stand but there were no materials or instruction for building this so I had to improvise. On the whole the finished model was very pleasing and the construction very enjoyable. I consider it good value for money, subject to the comments above.
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