HMS CLYDE River Class offshore patrol boat P857 in metal. New release 2020 1250 scale
This is a new metal model in the XAS series of the River class patrol boat of the Royal Navy in 1250 scale.
This is the first in our series of nine River Class patrol boats,
HMS Clyde. 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. 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, a Phalanx system and 2 miniguns. She is approximately 2000 tonnes fully loaded.P257 She is known as a Batch 1a and was adapted for service in the Falklands.
Last year she was retired and transferred to the Royal Bahrain Navy.
This is about 70mm long and comes in its own box. ref XAS009
3 in stock