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"HMS AGAMEMNON - Kit Information"

Currently in construction

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The Caldercraft Agamemnon kit features: Double plank on bulkhead construction, Keel and bulkheads are CNC cut in Birch ply as are all the major constructional parts. Extensive use of CNC cut Walnut has been employed for the majority of visible structures and fittings. The wood strip pack contains Lime wood for the first planking, Walnut for the second planking and Tanganyka for the decks. Ramin dowel is supplied for the masts and yards. Walnut and etched brass stern gallery windows, with the remaining tafrail decoration in finely cast white metal. Scale brass cannon barrels with walnut carriages. Rigging thread is supplied in natural and black to rig the model as depicted in the photographs. Beechwood deck gratings and Walnut Blocks and deadeyes. Shroud cleats, trucks, stunsail yard brackets as well as CNC cut Walnut tops, crosstrees, trestle trees, mast caps and a wealth of unique detail parts. Copper plates are provided to sheath the hull bottom.

Length: 1300mm (51) / Heigth: 945mm (37.2) Beam: 490mm (19.3)
Scale: 1:64
Manufacturer: Caldercraft
Vessel Type: 18th Century Sail
Model Type: Plank on Bulkhead
Skill Level: Advanced

I wanted to buy in Canada so I went with Cast Your Anchor Hobby out of Toronto.

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Still in the box.

Unpacking and checking the contents.

Bags and bags of fittings.

Lots of various wood strips and brass strapping

Lots of etched brass works.

Rolls of various yarns for the rigging.

15 bottles of authentic paints.

Multiple sheets of CNC cuts from birch ply and walnut.

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