HMS Mersey River Class patrol boat in metal. P283 New release 2020 1250 scale MTMiniatures Models XAS012
This is a new MT miniatures Mountford metal model in the XAS series of the River class patrol boat of the Royal Navy in 1250 scale.
This is the fourth in our series of nine River Class patrol boats,
HMS Mersey Pennanted P823
Some tech now; The River class are Offshore Patrol Boats and have a large open deck aft allowing them to be fitted with equipment for a specific role, which can include fire-fighting, disaster relief and anti-pollution work. For this purpose, a 25 tonne crane is fitted. In addition, the deck is strong enough for the transport of various tracked and wheeled light vehicles
1900 tons 80metres or 260ft Armament 1 Oerlikon 20mm cannon and 2 GP machine guns
She is about 65mm long and comes in its own box. ref XAS012
The River class patrol boats are 21st century ships designed for multiple roles including firefighting, disaster relief and anti-pollution work. They have a large open deck enabling different equipment to be fitted for purpose including a 25-tonne crane. They can handle tracked and wheeled vehicles, can carry about 50 troops and have a crew of about 30. HMS Clyde was built in Portsmouth and has an extended deck to take a Merlin helicopter. It is 81metres in length and can do 21knots. It is armed with a 30mm cannon and 2 miniguns. She is approximately 2000 tonnes fully loaded.
HMS Mersey is part of batch 1
This is about xxxmm long and comes in its own box. ref XAS012
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