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The Britannia MM1 B is a 25-inch 1/2 Marblehead class free sailing racing yacht that is based on a Vic Smeed design of 1954, built using cedar with a round bilge hull provides a beautiful contrast with the beech deck, this is a sleek and well-proportioned model yacht that owes much of its heritage to the older classic racing yachts.


The Britannia MM1 B is steered using Braine Gear that hs been handcrafted from brass, the hand-carved keel and skeg add to the graceful lines of the MM1 B. The addition of a stepped aluminium mast and cedarwood jib and mainsail booms display this yachts racing pedigree. A beautiful Art Deco styled pond yacht with polished brass fittings and finished with polished gloss paint and varnish.

Britannia MM1 B racing yachts are all hand-carved using lifts cut from cedar wood and Beech ply which is finished in a combination of varnish and paint available in a variety of different colours.  Hand sewn Dacron sails are fitted as standard to provide the perfect aerofoil shape allowing outstanding sailing performance. The MM1 B is the perfect stepping stone to the larger classes this yacht is for the serious yachtsman that wants to compete in the 1/2 Marblehead class. The MM1 B can be sailed anywhere but because of her turn of speed, it is advisable that the Britannia MM1 B is sailed on a suitable model yacht pond. A beautiful wooden display stand is provided so that you may display the MM1 B when she is not in use.


We are able to provide your Britannia MM1 B pond yacht with traditional Cambric Cotton sails upon request.

Dimensions: Length 635mm, Width 140mm, Overall Height 835mm

Displacement 55oz

Price: £1150.00

The Britannia MM1 B is made to order and to your specification and she is hand made in England

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