Online shops...

Roberto To
5th May 2009, 08:54
Hi to all!

Do you know any online shop that sells model ship fittings for modern merchant/ferry ship? like anchors, winches, lifeboats, handrail, "panamas", "panamas" with rolling patterns, etc... all little/big parts that is difficult to realize "made by my self" at home for beginners modeller...

Thank you for help!


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5th May 2009, 10:08
Hello Roberto,

Do a Google search for 'ship model fittings'. Lists a number of suppliers of different fittings in various parts of the world.


5th May 2009, 17:04
Hi there if you tell us what scale you want I will see what I can find foe you


5th May 2009, 20:43
redbank models sell many fittings for such models, try googling the web site.
also, Deans Marine sell fittings for merchant ships.

Roberto To
6th May 2009, 07:49
Hi there if you tell us what scale you want I will see what I can find foe you


scale 1/87 (==D)

6th May 2009, 23:43
Hi there.
1:87 scale is Ho railways so do try all things rail way related

Deans as posted above are great as are westbourne model in the uk they stock a huge range,lovely shop

here is list of model boat club/manufacturers/retailers/builders etc

all were live went i put that list together some months ago.
Last but not least to very good forums worth looking at as there is a lot of good advice.

I know it a lot to read but if you need any more please ask and I will see what I can find