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BBCo Classic Rowboat Kit

45.00 KGS
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About this product

The BBCo Classic Rowboat Kit

Making parents and grandparents look like legends.
The BBCo Classic Rowboat Kit is a flat-packed, DIY project, which has quickly become the bestseller of our collection. Because anyone, anywhere can build a boat. All you need to do is follow the step-by-step USA instructions or Australian instructions

Kit includes:
· Detailed plans and informative construction notes
· Precision-cut plywood (38 parts)
· Stainless steel screws
· Square copper nails
· Rowlocks

· Two-part epoxy glue
· Cups and stirrers for preparing the glue
· Three tubes of Sikaflex premium marine adhesive/sealant
· Disposable gloves

Tools required:
· Hammer
· Caulking Gun
· Drill

Not included:
· Undercoat
· Paint/Varnish
. Sandpaper
. Primer
. Oars and Rope

Product specs:
Unbuilt dimensions: 
Boxed size 2400mm x 710mm x 150mm
Boxed weight: 45kg (100 lbs)

Built dimensions: 2400mm x 1300mm x 515mm
Built weight: 45kg  (100 lbs)

How long will it take to build?
The BBCo Classic Rowboat usually takes around 30 hours to complete. Allow two weekends for construction, so that the glue has a chance to set. For more information, download our detailed instruction manual for USA or for Australia.

Where do I buy oars?
USA: Try Amazon. We recommend 'Carlisle' wooden oars.
AUSTRALIA: You can buy them right here, in the accessories section of our store. We sell a pair of 6 foot oars complete with stops, also sold seperately at Whitworths in Sydney, Australia. 

Where do I buy paint?
USA: 'Interlux' marine paints are sold in marine stores across the country. Use the store locator to find your nearest store.
AUSTRALIA: 'International' marine paints are sold at
 Whitworths in Sydney and other locations around Australia.

Where do I buy lifejackets?
USA: Lifejackets can be bought at Target or any store with an outdoors section.
AUSTRALIA: Lifejackets can be bought at Whitworths, Sturrocks, Target or any store with an outdoors section.

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In The Press
The BBCo boats have been featured in Wall Street JournalThe AustralianVogue LivingGQWiredand the Sydney Morning Herald Magazine.




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