Cabrillo Ship Plans



Ships in Scale is offering the full-size plans shown in this article by renowned naval researcher Raymond Aker. These extra-large plan sheets are up to 36in x 24in. The plans are in 1:48 scale (1/4in = 1ft) as compared to the 1:196 scale (1/16in = 1ft) shown here. This is a perfect scale for building an impressive static display model of these historic ships.

These plans are not available from any other source. They can be yours for just $20. Send your request to Seaways Publishing, PO Box 525, Niwot, CO 80544. Include a check payable to Seaways Publishing or provide credit card information. If you live outside the US, add an additional $10. Alternatively, you can order on-line at

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Seaways Publishing, Inc.
PO Box 525
Niwot, CO 80544-0525

...or phone or fax your orders to us at (888) 798-2194. If you are new to scratch building, this is the CD!

Take care,
P. Michael Kosten President
Seaways Publishing, Inc.

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