Fair American

The build log for the 1780 Fair American revolutionary war brig, from the Model Shipways kit. My third ship build, this kit was chosen because of its square rigging, exposed planking, and guns. This build was started in May 2018 and is ongoing.

Hatch Coamings

Gun Carriage

Covering Board

Hull Painting

Planking the Hull

Black Strake and Wales


Mast Slots and Hatch Interiors

Stern Filler Blocks and Framing

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