Famed US Navy ELCO 80' motor torpedo boat commanded by Lieutenant Junior Grade John F Kennedy.
Vintage Airfix Model Kits – First in a brand-new series, this 6 ft-1 in scale model superbly reproduces the Vosper 73 ft. This boat was scratch built from plans in the late 70's at the time with an ED sel engine.
The Vosper 73 foot motor torpedo boat was a mid twentieth century British military boat design by Vosper. Turning Safe Search OFF may display content intended for mature audiences.You must be at least 18 years old to continue.
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Kit features 1-piece full hull, separate chine strakes, single-piece main deck (with screw attachment), detailed superstructure with helm station and gun pulpits, separately molded hatches, accurate deck fittings and vents, ammunition lockers, 21" torpedo tubes (x4) with optional open doors, twin .50 cal machine gun mounts (x2), aft 20mm cannon, new tool forward impromptu 37mm Bofors AT gun, display stand, rigging cord (2 weights for halyards and gun lashing), photo-etch fine parts and pre-cut acetate window sheet. The Vosper 73-foot MTB was introduced in 1943, and was considerably modified and improved from the earlier 70-foot boats.
At 73 feet long they were considered small boats compared to MTB-71 – 60 FT VOSPER MOTOR TORPEDO BOAT.
The design was produced with Motor Torpedo Boat (MTB) 379 was the prototype of a new Royal Navy design for a 73-foot fast flush decked wooden MTB combining torpedo and heavier gun armament.
Ships Model kits make great gifts and are also German motor torpedo boats of World War II were called S-Boote (Schnellboote German for fast boats ) by the Kriegsmarine and E-boats by the allies. Airfix models release the WW2 RN Vosper Motor Torpedo Boat this is a nice kit with great detail and goes well with the RAF rescue launch.


Decals and painting guide for a single US Navy vessel, PT-109 as at Tulagi, 2 August 1943 - includes hull and upperworks markings, stand nameplates, helm gauge faces and US ensign.
The most common of the Vosper-built Motor Torpedo Boats (MTBs) used by the Royal Navy in WW2 was the 70-foot type.



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