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Scale: 1/84


Set includes 2 cannons.  Carriages not included.


Recommended for:

  • Artesania Latina 1/84 scale H.M.S. Victory
  • DeAgostini Model Space 1/84 scale H.M.S. Victory
  • and more!

 

This set of models represents the Royal Navy, Blomefield 1790, medium-pattern (8.5 feet long), 12-pounder cannon weighing 1.8 tons (1613 kg). 

 

HMS Victory carried three different types of 12-pounder cannon at Trafalgar.*  She was equipped with:

  • 12 short-pattern (7.5 feet long) 12-pounder cannons on the quarter deck
  • 2 medium-pattern (8.5 feet long) 12-pounder cannons on the forecastle (this pair of models)
  • 30 long-pattern (9 feet long) 12-pounder cannons on the upper gun deck

 

All three types of 12-pounder cannon are available separately.  All types feature a raised King George monogram.


Although there were minor variations among real cannons, these models' scaled dimensions and details match dimensions from tables published in "British Smooth-bore Artillery: a Technological Study to Support Identification, Acquisition, Restoration, Reproduction, and Interpretation of Artillery at National Historic Parks in Canada" by David McConnell.  Their details were matched to those of surviving cannon.


© Model Monkey Book and Hobby.  This 3D-printed item may not be copied or recast.

 

* "The 100-gun ship Victory" by John McKay, page 96, drawings F1, F2 and F3.

    1/84 Royal Navy 12-pounder Cannons, Blomefield 1790 medium-pattern

    SKU: 84-cannons 12# RN medium-2
    $5.00Price