72" Stitch & Glue Kayak kit from Canoe Model kits, is another quality kit that is perfect for the Kayak or paddling enthusiast who would love to build their own real kayak but don't have the time, the money or the space. This kayak kit is the next best thing! Learn and experience the thrill of building the kayak using the same method and techniques as the full sized version. The builder will be well versed in the whole process. Even if you don't want to build the full size version, you will have an adventure building this right on your work bench or table. Only a few basic hand tools is needed to complete this ready to build model. All the 1/8" mahogany plywood panels are cut on a computer CNC machine to ensure accuracy. Using the copper wire that is included, the builder stitches the panels together, then glue the seams and then remove the wire. Sand and finish with a clear varnish, polyurethane or paint. The decking is clear pine and Red Cedar and limitless different designs can be me made to make the model unique to you. Comes with the 8 plywood panels pre-cut, ready to be assembled, 4 plywood frame forms, along with pine and Red Cedar strips, a multi-piece coaming set, a rudder assembly, a water slide compass rose decal, cast plaster seats, webbing and buckles, brass brads, copper wire and miscellaneous other parts. A real beauty that will attract a lot of attention any room, over the fireplace or in the man cave. This kit is not only a blast to build but is also an excellent educational tool for learning the art of the "stitch and glue" boat construction technique used through out the boat building industry. This kit ships in 42" long box, so that it can be shipped anywhere. Attractive color label will be a hit under the tree! Custom made cardboard boxes keeps the shipping cost low. USPS Priority Mail ships fast and safe, usually within 3 days. A great value and something that will be cherished for generations. Clear step by step instructions with an included assembly DVD. Different wall and table mounts and stands available. Please feel free to ask any questions, I will get right back to you.