Container Ship "Colombo Express"

Level 4

Item number 05152

Age recommendation


Individual parts

49,99 €

incl. VAT., plus shipping costs

In stock - with you in approx. 5 working days


Container ship COLOMBO EXPRESS on a scale of 1:700

Immerse yourself in the fascinating world of ship model building with the spectacular model kit of the container ship COLOMBO EXPRESS. At 1:700 scale, this kit represents a true masterpiece of engineering, with an impressive length of 479 mm and composed of a total of 226 detailed parts. This model, recommended for teenagers and adults aged 12 and over, allows you to bring a piece of maritime history into your home.

Scope of delivery

  • Kit incl. detailed building instructions and decal
  • Two-piece hull with integrated bow thruster
  • Movable ship propeller and rudder
  • Textured deck that recreates the original details
  • 23 detailed engraved container blocks
  • Depictions of the ship with or without container
  • A free-fall lifeboat for a realistic replica
  • Separate lashing bridges for an authentic model
  • Filigree bridge superstructure including staircases
  • Detailed representation of the bridge
  • A display stand to display your finished model
  • Decals for the representation of six different ships of the Colombo Express class

Difficulty - Level 4

This model kit is a perfect project for advanced modelers who already have experience in gluing and painting models (Level 4). The finished model can be a wonderful addition to your collection or mark the starting point for a new passion. Building this kit is not only a fun pastime, but also a way to further develop your model-making skills.


model kit of the container ship COLOMBO EXPRESS impresses with its extraordinary attention to detail and the multitude of authentic features. The innovative design with a two-part hull and movable elements such as the ship's propeller and rudder allows for a realistic recreation of the original. Special extras such as the free-fall lifeboat and the filigree bridge superstructures with staircases further emphasize the quality of this kit.


the time of its commissioning in 2005, the container ship COLOMBO EXPRESS was the largest container ship in the world, a true giant of the seas. With this model kit, you can recreate a piece of this impressive history in miniature form and add it to your collection. By recreating this monumental ship, seafaring fans and enthusiastic model builders can immerse themselves deeply in the fascinating world of maritime technology. Take the opportunity to learn more about the history and engineering of this impressive ship as you create a high-quality model that you can proudly display.

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