About the Swift Boat - Patrol Craft Fast:
Officially named a Patrol Craft Fast (PCF for short) by the U.S. Navy, these boats were commonly referred to as a Swift Boats by those who served on them during the Vietnam War. First used during Operation Market Time to intercept supplies, Swift Boats aided in special operations, such as gunfire support, troop insertion and evacuation, and raids into enemy territory along the rivers and canals of the Mekong Delta and the Ca Mau peninsula.
Armament: 3x 50 cal. machine gun, 1x 81mm mortar
Speed: 21 kts (24 mph)
Range: 318 nm (366 mi)
Additional information about this Brickmania® custom building kit:
Loaded with custom printed elements, stickers, BrickArms®, and a fully printed crew of 6 plus an additional Vietnam Navy Seal minifig, the new Swift Boat kit is packed with detail and playability. Kit features include opening doors and hatches, a detailed interior, a brick-built 81mm mortar (with coax BrickArms M2HB), and one fabric United States flag. The kit also includes extra instructions and a visual parts list to build the boat's lower hull and display stand. Custom printed elements include navy beans, ammo boxes, life rings, and more!
A parts list for the lower hull and stand can be found HERE.
Designed by Daniel Siskind
1277 LEGO®, BrickArms® & Brickmania® elements
7x custom printed minifigs designed by Landon Reimer
3x BrickArms® M2HB
1x fabric USA 50-star flag
Additional printed elements
High-quality sticker sheet
Full-color printed building instructions
1/35th scale to match other Brickmania kits
Advanced Skill Level (6-8 years building experience recommended)
U.S. Navy is a Trademark of the United States Navy, who does not authorize or endorse this product. Markings are used for historical purposes only.
All Brickmania® model kits are made of new-condition LEGO® bricks. This model comes disassembled, includes complete printed building instructions and comes packaged in a sealed box. This is a limited-edition kit and production may be discontinued at any time.
This is not a LEGO® Product. LEGO and the LEGO minifigure are trademarks of the LEGO Group, which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this product. The LEGO Group is not liable for any loss, injury or damage arising from the use or misuse of this product.