Dredger

Dredger (230 x 80 mm, 9“ x 4″) 42 press-out piece kit

£18.00

Description

Dredgers large and small are at work across the world, keeping waterways and shipping lanes open, removing debris and, increasingly, plastic waste.  This little dredger has 42 press-out parts laser-cut from superior 3mm birch plywood, a highly sustainable, safe material.  Plywood has been around for thousands of years and has many, many uses in industry and in the home.

Dredgers must have a means of lifting material from the water, this one has a bucket with a winch and a winch arm or jib to lift the bucket.  The whole mechanism rotates to allow the bucket to dump is contents.  The model has a wheelhouse and a door at the rear of the hull for easy play access.

This kit is a little more complex and so perhaps more suited to children a little older, but still the same ease of assembly with visual instructions,  pva glue and cord supplied.

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