About the model

Vliestroom and her sisterships MV Nieuwe Diep and Schuitengat were built in 1987-90 by Damen Shipyards for the Dutch Ministry of Transport.

Prototype history (click)

The folding main mast and two hydraulic cantilevering radar masts together with the low draught flat – bottomed hull allow for a very versatile craft, which can encounter low bridges and shallow waters in and around Holland.

Model specifications (click)

Scale: 1:40
Length: 960 mm
Beam:  220 mm
Displacement: approx 10kg


What's in the kit (click)

Kit contains:

  • GRP hull
  • Printed plastic parts
  • Metal fittings, CNC plastic parts, anchor windlass, small HIAB crane,  prop and shaft
  • Instructions, assmebly drawings and plans
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