Digital Full-Size Plans H.M.S. LAGOS DESTROYER Scale 1/144 Suitable for Radio Control
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Digital Full-Size Plans will be Emailed only as a PDF.
Buy as a USB stick which can hold up to eight plans for multiple purchases.
USB, in PDF, JPEG, and TIFF formats are shipped by first class airmail.
You may have the plans printed at a print shop or tile printed on your home printer.
H.M.S. LAGOS DESTROYER
DESTROYER 1942 PROGRAMME “BATTLE” CLASS
Digital Full Size Plan prints on a sheet 34” x 24”
DigitalEleven page article with building notes
Digitalfiles are PDF, USB Card includes TIFF and JPEG
Printing………..MAY BE DONE AT A COPY HOUSE
…………………………ALSO INCLUDED INSTRUCTIONS FOR PRINTING AT HOME
USB Card includes several articles on building model boats files are PDF and JPEG
Length 31 ½” (800mm)
Suitable for Radio Control
by Glynn Guest
This model has been in more or less regular use, having seen off several different radio, motor and battery combinations in this time. This might answer any doubts that people have over model boats constructed from 'flimsy' balsa wood. I still enjoy sailing Lagos but fifteen years is a good age to retire at, and it gives me a chance to draw up these plans.
Battle' class history
Of all the different kinds of warship, the destroyer has always captured the imagination since its inception at the turn of the century. The original vessels were small, fast craft designed to chase off the torpedo boats which had appeared to menace the supremacy of the Battleship. This was the origin of their name since the first ones were classed as Torpedo Boat Destroyers, or TBD for short. The demand for greater endurance, sea worthiness and speed resulted in the gradual increase in destroyer size. This enabled them to ship a heavier armament and torpedo. Thus the destroyers' duties were expanded from defending the battle fleet to incorporate attacking the enemy with torpedo’s