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Roman Seas: Roman Merchant Ship Set

Roman Seas: Roman Merchant Ship Set

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Roman Seas: The Merchant Ship Set contains a set of high quality, professionally rendered PDF models of ancient world merchant ship models by renown RPG and mapping artist, Eric Hotz. The Merchant Ship Set models are based on the ships of ancient Roman period (300BC - 400AD). Just print out the files onto paper/card-stock from your own computer/printer and then start building. Make as many as you want, when you need them!

"I really like the models and the overall layout is really nice; it certainly pays that Eric is a professional when it comes down to graphic presentation"
M. Naismith

The Merchant Ship Set

All ship models in this set are 6mm (1/300th) scale

Quick and easy construction -- most ship models can be printed, cutout and assembled in under 1 hour.

This set makes 6 different types of Roman merchant ships: The small merchant sailing ship (the backbone of the Roman Empire), the large grain ship (the Corbita), the coastal merchant ship (gallic design with a low freeboard), the large coastal trader and the large and small oarded Roman merchant ships (these were sometimes pressed into military service during emergency situations).

"Large and Small Merchant Ship"

Extras contained within this set include: optional Crew Deck Cabins.

PDF file printouts can be scaled up OR scaled down to scales smaller than 1/300th (6mm) without print quality loss. You are limited only by the output size of your printer.

"Large and Small Coastal Traders"

Set includes PDF construction Key file detailing the symbols used to help construct the models and a detailed PDF Ship Assembly Guide.

All Roman Seas models are great for miniatures gamers and static displays, and are designed for quick and easy construction. Roman Seas Merchant ship models are highly detailed, visually stunning and are made to impress and are based on tomb art examples from the latest research!

"Roman Oared Merchant Ships"

Looking for great 6mm scale (1/300th) Roman and Carthaginian miniatures? Take a look at: Baccus Miniatures

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September 18th, 2015
Great stuff! Clear crisp graphics, well written instructions. Thanks for designing this! [...]
November 11th, 2011
This gives your fleet something to escort, reasons to be at sea at the time and place you are gaming. Nice models in their own right. Assembly difficulty is moderate primarily because of the size, but they look great when you get them finished. Do a on [...]
March 15th, 2008
A great addition to his naval series. Enables the creation of realistic naval scenarios for RPG or wargaming. With his Roman port buildings one can portray on the table top a beautifuuly rich scenario that looks perfect [...]
April 2nd, 2007
very nice considering that there are very few ship models available. you copy protect the files though so we cant modify the texture or coloring. im not fond of that. i purchased the product so i should be able to edit it at my leisure.<br><br [...]
August 3rd, 2006
Love this set! It makes games much more fun when there is an objective to capture. With this set I can move beyond the routine fleet battles to something which requires the admirals to really think!<br><br> <b>LIKED</b>: Same [...]
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This title was added to our catalog on May 12, 2006.
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