Billing Boats Banckert


1:50 scale
ABS hull

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Billing Boats Banckert

Adriaen Banckert was a Dutch naval officer and commander known for his role in the naval conflicts of the Dutch Republic in the 17th century. While there is limited information available about a specific ship named “Banckert,” it is likely that ships named after Adriaen Banckert were part of the Dutch naval fleet during this period.

Adriaen Banckert was a prominent figure in Dutch naval history, known for his leadership during the Anglo-Dutch Wars and his successful naval campaigns against the English and Spanish fleets. Banckert was instrumental in several key naval battles, including the Battle of the Downs in 1639, where the Dutch fleet under his command achieved a decisive victory over the Spanish Armada.

Banckert’s strategic prowess and naval skills made him a respected naval commander in the Dutch Republic, and he played a crucial role in defending Dutch interests and maintaining the country’s naval supremacy during a period of intense maritime competition in Europe.

While specific details about a ship named “Banckert” are not readily available, it is likely that ships named in honor of Adriaen Banckert were part of the Dutch fleet and played a role in various naval engagements and campaigns during the 17th century. The legacy of Adriaen Banckert and his contributions to Dutch naval history continue to be remembered and celebrated in the annals of maritime warfare.

The Billing Boats Banckert kit contains laser cut wood parts, a full set of fittings, plans and diagrams and a multi-language instruction manual. Scale model of a dutch tug. 1:50 scale ABS hull 16.54″H 25.59″L 6.3″W

Additional information

Weight 10 lbs
Dimensions 30 × 15 × 15 in