Artesania Latina Santa Ana

$699.99

Artesania Latina Model Kit “Santa Ana”
Part #AL22905N
Scale:1/84, Length: 46.45” (1180 mm), Height: 34.25” (870 mm), Width: 18.11” (460 mm)

Description

Artesania Latina Santa Ana

Rereleased in 2022, this is one of the most acclaimed models by Artesanía Latina returns in a limited edition. The wooden ship model of the Spanish Ship of the line Santa Ana is at 1:84 scale. She was a fundamental vessel in the Battle of Trafalgar against the English navy at the beginning of the 19th century. Revamped Ship Modeling Kit for Experts, now available for you to build!

SANTA ANA, SHIP OF THE LINE, HISTORY: BATTLE OF TRAFALGAR

Prepare for battle with the Santa Ana naval modeling kit! A wooden model of this famous ship of the line from the Spanish Navy during the 18th century. Armed with 112 cannons, the Santa Ana was the prototype of a series of 8 identical ships that would constitute the heart of the Spanish Navy.

Built at the Ferrol Shipyards and launched in 1784, she was the first of a series of three-deck ships called the Meregildos. Santa Ana was captained by José Gardoqui, he intervened in the Battle of Trafalgar inflicting heavy damage to the English ship Royal Sovereign. Attacked by several English ships, she was captured and later saved by the Rayo, Montañés and San Justo, who towed her to Cádiz in the middle of the night. Santa Ana would end up sinking in Havana, where she had been sent to prevent Napoleon’s troops from capturing this mighty ship.

CONTENTS OF THE ARTESANIA LATINA SANTA ANA KIT

The completely overhauled naval modeling kit in wood of the famous Spanish ship of the line Santa Ana is at a scale of 1:84. This new version of the Artesanía Latina kit was launched in 2022, and should not be missing from any modelers collection. The Santa Ana has been one of the most requested kits to make come back to their line of kits. The faithful miniature museum quality replica of this instrumental ship in the Battle of Trafalgar is aimed at modelers with an expert level of skills for the construction of this historic scale model.

In this new limited edition of the kit you will find high quality parts such as solid wood and basswood plywood cut by precision laser, brass photo-etched sheets with details such as lanterns, railings and details of the cannons, sails made of cotton fabric ready to be placed, cotton rigging lines and, as a gift so that the model is perfectly showcased, like the masterpiece that it is, a wooden display base with metal name plate.

There is a DVD for computer (Windows and Mac) with completely redesigned instructions: clarifying step-by-step photographs, as well as tutorial videos with some of the more important steps. Printed instructions are not included. You can also download the instructions for free on the product sheet of this model from the Artesanía Latina website.

Once assembled, the model of the Santa Ana (22905-N) measures 46.45” (1180 mm) in length, 34.25” (870 mm) in height and 18.11” (460 mm) in width.

We cannot stress enough that there is no physical instruction booklet or plans. All files can be downloaded from the included disc or directly from Artesania Latina’s site free of charge.

Additional information

Weight 15 lbs
Dimensions 24 × 12 × 6 in