Titanic Rigging - 1:350 Scale

(table for 1:144 scale at bottom of page)
 

S =   steel          H = hemp         TH = tarred hemp          M = manila           B = silicon bronze 

 

 

Type

Actual size per plans

Equivalent diameter

         Scale size

Inches          mm

Type

Aerial bridle lines

 

2 circ.

+

.002       .058 mm

S

Aerial antenna lines

 

Undetermined

 

(est)

.001        .036 mm

B

Aerial suspension lines

Undetermined

 

1-1/4 (est)

.004       .092 mm

 

TH

Aerial halyard

  (mainmast only)

2 circ.

   (est)

+

.002       .058 mm

S

Aerial stays

 

Undetermined

 

.001        .036 mm

S

Anchor crane guys

   (boom to tackle)

undetermined

15/16 (est)

.003       .069 mm

M

Anchor crane guys

   (hauling tackle)

undetermined

5/8 (est)

.002       .046 mm

M

Cargo spans

3 circ.

 

1-1/8

.003       .081 mm

S

Cargo runners

 

undetermined

1  (est.)

.003       .073 mm

M

Crane hoist cables -
   1- ton crane

Undetermined

 

5/8 (est)

.002       .046 mm

S

Crane hoist cables -
   2- ton crane

Undetermined

 

13/16 (est)

.002       .057 mm

S

Flagpole line (stern)

 

Undetermined

 

3/8 (est)

.001       .027 mm

H

Funnel stays

4 circumf.

1- 1/4 

.004       .092 mm

 

S

Funnel painter lines

 

Undetermined

 

13/16  (est)

.002       .057 mm

M

Halyards (all)

1 circumf.

 

5/16

.001       .025 mm

H

Hawsers

 

Not on plan

3   (est.)

.011       .272 mm

M

Lifeboat falls

4 circumf.

 

1- 1/4 

.004       .092 mm

 

M

Lifeboat davit guy
  lines

Undetermined

 

  (est)

.001       .036 mm

H

Lifeboat davit span
  lines

2 circumf.

 

5/8

.002       .046 mm

S

Lifeboat lifelines

 

2 circ.

+

.002       .058 mm

M

Mast stays
  

3 circumf.

15/16

.003       .069 mm

 

S

           

4 circumf.

1- 1/4 

.004       .092 mm

 

S

           

4- circ.

1 11/32

.004       .098 mm

 

S

           

             

5- circ.

1

.005       .127 mm

S

Signal Stay

 

1-1/2 circ.

:

.001       .036 mm

S

Stay travelers

    Arc lamps

Undetermined

 

5/16 (est)

.001       .025 mm

H

Stay travelers

    Cargo gins

Undetermined

 

(est)

.001       .036 mm

S

   

 

Titanic Rigging - 1:144 Scale

Type

Actual size per plans

Diameter

         Scale size

Inches          mm

Type

Aerial bridle lines

 

2 circ.

+

.006       .140 mm

S

Aerial antenna lines

 

Undetermined

 

(est)

.003       .087 mm

B

Aerial suspension lines

Undetermined

 

1-1/4 (est)

.009       .225 mm

TH

Aerial halyard

  (mainmast only)

2 circ.

   (est)

+

.006       .140 mm

S

Aerial stays

 

Undetermined

 

.003       .087 mm

S

Anchor crane guys

   (boom to tackle)

undetermined

1 (est)

.007       .176 mm

M

Anchor crane guys

   (hauling tackle)

undetermined

5/8 (est)

.004       .110 mm

M

Cargo spans

3 circ.

 

1-1/8

.008       .197 mm

S

Cargo runners

 

undetermined

1  (est.)

.007       .176 mm

M

Crane hoist cables -
   1- ton crane

Undetermined

 

5/8 (est)

.004       .110 mm

S

Crane hoist cables -
   2- ton crane

Undetermined

 

13/16 (est)

.005       .132 mm

S

Flagpole line (stern)

 

Undetermined

 

3/8 (est)

.003       .066 mm

H

Funnel stays

 

4 circumf.

1- 1/4 

.009       .225 mm

 

S

Funnel painter lines

 

Undetermined

 

13/16  (est)

.005       .132 mm

M

Halyards (all)

 

1 circumf.

 

5/16

.002       .056 mm

H

Hawsers

 

Not on plan

3   (est.)

.026       .661 mm

M

Lifeboat falls

4 circumf.

 

1- 1/4 

.009       .225 mm

 

M

Lifeboat davit guy
  lines

Undetermined

 

  (est)

.003       .087 mm

H

Lifeboat davit span
  lines

2 circumf.

 

5/8

.004       .110 mm

S

Lifeboat lifelines

 

2 circ.

+

.003       .087 mm

M

Mast stays
  

3 circumf.

15/16

.007       .168 mm

 

S

           

 

4 circumf.

1- 1/4 

.009       .225 mm

 

S

           

 

4- circ.

1 11/32

.010       .239 mm

 

S

           

             

5- circ.

1

.012       .309 mm

S

Signal stay

 

1-1/2 circ.

.003       .087 mm

S

Stay travelers

    Arc lamps

Undetermined

 

5/16 (est)

.002       .056 mm

H

Stay travelers

    Cargo gins

Undetermined

 

(est)

.003       .087 mm

S

 

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