Littorina Research vessel
ship model kit of EXTRA CLASSE
A development of Bauer models
Littorina is a German researcher. The owner is the Federal Republic of Germany
The ship is operated by the Helmholtz Center for Ocean Research Kiel (GEOMAR) together with the University of Kiel
The ship was built in 1974/75 at the Julius Dietrich shipyard in Oldersum.
Keeling of 23 November 1974
Launched April 18, 1975
Today, the vessel, which has an action radius of approximately 2,000 nautical miles, is used for marine research and sampling in shallow water up to a depth of 500 meters. In addition to the five-man crew, he offers six scientists on several days' trips. In the case of one-day trips, up to twelve scientists will be on board. The main application area is the North Sea and Baltic Sea, but the cutter can also be used in the English Channel and along the Norwegian coast to the Lofoten Islands.
The Littorina is equipped with a diving room with a compressor as well as complete diving equipment for 12 persons. The cutter is named after the beach snail whose scientific name is Littorina.
Videos of the Modell, build and video of Martin Staub
was designed according to the latest drawings and many photos. Modifications made on the ship over the years are incorporated into the model. The model represents the state of March 2010.
- GRP hull
- GRP Becker rudder
- 7 laser-cut ABS plates 1.0, 1.5 and 2.0mm
- 1 plate plywood stand parts, laser cut
- 1 plate with laser-cut window panes
- a total of approximately 300 laser-cut parts
- plastic profiles, plastic pipes, aluminum pipes, wires
- various injection molded parts, brass parts, resin parts, 3D printing parts
- Propeller shaft
- Instructions in german and english with many detailed drawings
- Decor bow, ship name and home town plotted
- Pictures CD with 1: 1 general plan and detail drawings
All decks, superstructure and fittings are laser-cut.
NEW Some parts, such as spillheads windings, radome, hawses, fan hood, radar are converted to 3D printing parts.
These elaborate parts save you a lot of puzzle work during the construction of the model.
Made in Germany
The model can be equipped with many special functions. The USM-RC2 with speakers is very suitable.
This allows all lamps, functions and noises to be switched.
With our highly adapted electric motor, a long driving time is achieved.
Technical data of the model technical data of the original
Length 94.0cm 29.82m
Width 23.5cm 7.42m
Draft max. 9.8cm 3.0m
Weight approx. 9kg 185 BRZ
Motor Brushless G-Power Bl motor Klöckner-Humboldt-Deutz-Schiffsdiesel
Power 185W 418kW (568HP)
Speed 3.4km / h 10kn (ca.19km / h)
Classification Germanischer Lloyd IMO 7360942
Colors: The color scheme is included in the manual