Narrow Seas Range

ATNS 35015 HMS Grey Goose Steam Gun Boat (SGB)

Designed for use against the German 'S' Boat threat. Being powered by steam because of lack of diesel engines, only nine of these vessels were built between 1940 and 1942. The kit contains Resin, White Metal and Photo Etched Brass parts to make one ship model.

Price £29.95 plus postage. Now Available

ATNS 35014 Kriegsmarine F- Lighter

The Flak Lighter or F-Lighter as it became known was an addaption of the German landing craft that was heavily armed to protect the troop movements from air and coastal craft raids by the Royal Navy in the Straits of Messina between Italy and Scicily.

Price £17.95plus postage Now Available

ATNS 350** HMS Brave Borderer

Designed by Vosper Thornycroft as Fast Patrol Boats powered by two Proteus Gas Turbine Engines, and were to replace the Dark class of MTB during the 1960s. Only two were built for the Royal Navy, each slightly different, with three other being sold to the Malaysian Navy.

 

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ATNS 350** HMS Cutlass, Scimitar or Sabre

Fast Training Boats based at Portland during the 1970s and 80s. Built by Vosper Thornycroft and based on the Brave class Fast Patrol Boats.

 

 

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ATNS 35011 'Nasty' Class PTF Boat

A Cold War era US Navy coastal gun boat used for patrolling the coast and river esturies of Vietnam during the 1960s

Price £9.95 plus postage Now Available

ATNS 350** HMS Brave Swordsman

Designed by Vosper Thornycroft as Fast Patrol Boats powered by two Proteus Gas Turbine Engines, and were to replace the Dark class of MTB during the 1960s. Only two were built for the Royal Navy, each slightly different, with three other being sold to the Malaysian Navy.

 

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ATNS 350** HMS Tenacity

Built as a private venture by Vosper Thornycroft, then sold tothe Royal Navy in 1972, with a view to replacing the old Ton class patrol ships that had been converted from minesweepers. In the event only one was ever commissioned despite good service around the North Sea Oil and gas fields.

 

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