Monitor Tijger


Monitor, Netherlands, 1868

SKU: PS24 Categories: ,


Tijger was built in Britain in 1868 for the Royal Dutch Navy and was one of 8 low-freeboard, turret armed ships intended for coastal defense duties round the Netherlands. She was modernised in 1880 and scrapped in 1890. The model shows Tijger as she appeared when launched.

Technical Details

Length Beam Displacement Armament Speed
57m 13.4m 141 tons 2 x 24cm MLR 59 knots

Model Details

Scale Length/Width Pieces Sheets Difficulty (1-5)
1:250 23cm/5.5cm 260 3 x A4 3 [Moderate]

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