General Product Description
Our MyMahoganyModel Avro Lancastrian BOAC Model exhibits unique, unrivaled quality and detailed design to come as close as possible to the accuracy of the actual plane. It comes as standard with a robust, durable base or stand which is available in a variety of different finishes designed to match your own personal requirements including solid wood, wood with polished metal supports or adjustable wood wall mount and will be ready within about 8-10 weeks from placement of order.
The Avro Lancastrian BOAC Model is made of the finest kiln dried renewable mahogany wood (commonly known as Lauan or Meranti) which has undergone many stages of carving and meticulous and careful sanding giving the beautiful finished museum quality masterpiece. Many collectors and model connoisseurs demonstrate their preference for genuine handmade and hand painted mahogany wood models rather than plastic or die cast (diecast) alternatives due to the overall look and totally different feel of the item - we trust you will find the same. We can, however, if required produce the same model in Solid Cast Resin so just click and contact us us for further information. Our craftsmen and gifted artisans ensure that our finely handcrafted model airplanes match the precise blueprint details of the original aircraft. The paint scheme, markings and parts are closely matched, reflecting the original aircraft. This stylish top-quality desktop replica model will surely enthrall anyone who receives this as a gift and for sure one of the most appropriate and desirably collectable gifts for any aviation enthusiast and avid aircraft collector whilst also displaying a perfect resemblance to the actual aircraft.
If you require we can also make the Avro Lancastrian BOAC Model in any other airline, private livery or colour scheme you require and if necessary in a different size or scale. Just click here to contact us with a description or photographs of what you require, and we will let you have a quotation for the necessary customization by return email. We can also make bespoke scale replicas of any other private / civil commercial airliner or airliners, helicopter, glider, gliders with engines, military jet, warplane jets, propeller warplanes, biplane, triplane, tail fin, spacecraft, rocket or NASA model you require in any airline, military or civilian livery or colors. We also produce model airships, blimp, dirigible, blimps, boat and ship collectibles. Wall plaque or seal for military, government or private customers. Again, by clicking here to contact us just let us know exactly what you need.
Avro Lancastrian BOAC Model Details
AVRO 691 LANCASTRIAN – Following development of the Lancaster XPP for TCA, six more +Lancaster Mk Xs+. were more extensively converted with elon-gated nose and tail cones, 3/2-ton (3 560-kg) mail capacity, windows in the rear fuse-lage and ten passenger seats. Operated by +TCA+. on North Atlantic route, 1944/45, and known as Lancastrians.
Avro Lancastrian C Mk I: Basic Lancaster I airframe adapted for transport duties to Specification 16/44, similar to +Victory Aircraft conversion+. in Canada. Nine passen-gers, plus freight and mail. 1,635 hp Merlin T.24/2 engines. Twenty-three built, 1944/45, on RAF contract and transferred to BOAC for operation on UK-Australia route, commencing May 31, 1945. Subsequent marks built post-war.
Max speed, 310 mph (499 km/h). Cruising speed, 230 mph (370 km/h). Range, 4,150 mis (6,677 km). Gross weight, 65,000 Ib (29,510 kg). Span, 102 ft 0 in (31.09 m). Length, 76 ft 10 in (23.43m).