The Turtle Ship was the world’s first assault ironclad battleship which was invented and built by Admiral Yi Soon-Shin in 1592.Â This turtle-shaped warship played a major part in the Sa-Cheon Naval Battle during Im Jin War (1592-1598) and successfully led the country to victory.
It featured iron plating, guns on all sides and spikes to prevent enemies from boarding.
• See the process of solar energy being converted into electric power and again into kinetic energy
• Complete with highly efficient solar cell and motor
• Display stand included
• Easy to assemble – tools not required