The topsail schooner Cala Esmeralda...
The topsail schooner Cala Esmeralda was built in Majorca between 1916 and 1919.
Scale 1:58, Length: 760 mm, Height: 575 mm
Display scale kit difficulty: 2
Cala Esmeralda was in American style in terms of her figure and a most elegant line of sail. This schooner was one of the largest and most beautiful to be rigged in Majorca. After 1934 engines were incorporated into this type of schooner and they were used for the coastal trade up until the mid seventies.
The kit features the following: This intermediate kit would be suitable for anyone who has previous model building experience. A plank on frame hull construction, building plans with general details, English instructions, lost wax brass castings walnut or lime planking, wooden masts and spars, brass and walnut fittings, etched brass details, rigging cord, sails and silk flag. All sheet ply sections are laser cut for accuracy.
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