The kåg, a typical craft along the west coast of Sweden
The kåg model, photos, description and dimensions
This model was built by J.P. van den Heuvel in the
years 2010 and 2011 to the plans and scantlings, as found in the book
“Kågen” (see above), containing the complete documentation of the
building of this boat. The model was built in all of its timberwork like
a real ship. The model is a masterpiece.
There are several views of the entire ship model taken from all directions, and several closer views of hull, deck and rigging.
The model is 1 : 10 scale. Length over all is 100 cm (bowsprit included), width is
29 cm, height is 88 cm (model stand
The ship can be taken out of the stand, e.g. for transport.
Price of the ship model and transport
The price of the model is 800 Euro, plus transport cost.
The ship model was made by Jan van den Heuvel. Please contact him, if you are interested in the ship model.
Jan van den Heuvel, Spuikompark 16, 4553 BD Philippine, Netherlands
Tel. +31 115 491495, email: firstname.lastname@example.org .
Transport: If you live
close by, picking up the model with your car may be the best way.
If needed, the ship model can be secured in a transport box. This way, delivery by truck or air cargo over long distances can be safely done.