This is the 1/96 Scale Phanton NYC Pilot Wooden Model Ship Kit by Model Shipways.
Machine carved solid hull
Wood parts for the cabin and companionways, ready-to-use wooden blocks and deadeyes, solid brass and finely cast metal fittings, three sizes of rigging line, plus genuine copper strips to cover the hull
Laser cut basswood launching ways
Full scale plans and clear, easy-to-follow instructions guide
Good boat for first time wood boat model builder who wants to develop model woodworking and finishing skills...
Preshaped hull, simple deck furniture, simple rigging, no sails make it an easy build,
The preshaped hull and all the parts require a fair amount of sanding and shaping to finish properly.
The simplicity of its construction means that it can be made into a nice display piece in a short period of time.
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