Mantua Model Boats, Model Ships and Fittings Radio Control
Model UK Ltd, was formed in 1997 as part of the Mantua Model group of
Italy, one of the largest model manufacturers in the world. Mantua Model manufacture
all types of model boats, model ships, model aircraft and model car kits.
Mantua Model are renowned for their wooden model ship kits and radio controlled
boat model kits. Our most famous ship is the H.M.S. Victory and we have four
sizes of this in our range. Other well known ships include the Cutty Sark,
Endeavour, H.M.S. Bounty and Amerigo
Vespucci along with radio control model boats such as the Bruma motor yacht and
Anteo tug. Mantua Model can suppy all the materials, tools and parts needed to
make these highly detailed wooden model boats and ships and we have one of the
largest ranges of model boat and ship fittings and parts in the world including
portholes, deadeyes, blocks, stanchions and rigging ropes. Mantua Model are
also well known for their model aircraft made within the factory by Aviomodelli
and Mantua. Some of the aeroplanes are semi pre-formed models with Duraflex
fuselages and foam wings, as well as the traditional model planes in wood with
laser cut parts and semi scale model planes. Mantua Model have also been
producing model car kits for over 30 years with the first model car kit being a
flat chassis model racing car kit, very basic but light and very fast. Mantua
model then produced the first 1/8th model car kit the
Maggiolino ( Beetle) with a pull start, .21 model engine. Mantua model now
produce the famous range of OPS engines powering many model cars, planes and
boats to world titles like Laro from France, Garbo racing and SG Racing from
Italy. Mantua model offer all accessories to go along with their models and
supply one of the largest ranges of wood consisting of balsa wood from their
plantation in Papua New Guinea a very white high quality Balsa wood along with
Walnut, Mahogany, White Maple, Birch Plywood and lime wood.
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as supplying direct to the public via this website and from our retail shop in
Dedworth near Windsor in Berkshire, We
Distribute Mantua Model Products to Shops within Great Britain, please
click on the stockists tab to find your nearest Mantua Model stockist.
Our well stocked shop carries many more items than we can show on our website. Please contact us if you cannot find what you need on our website.
Mail Order Postage charge For mainland UK postcodes will be up
to £10 = £3.50, up to £20 = £5.00, up to £50 = £8.00 Over £50 Postage is FREE.
We can ship our products worldwide.
Please e-mail us with your order and we
will quote you including postage. Make sure you give your full address so we
can price the postage correctly. Postage will be charged at cost. If outside
the EU we will deduct UK Tax of 20%