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Round 2, under the Lindberg label, has reissued Pyro’s classic Brig of War sailing ship model.
Based on the War of 1812 brig Fair American, Pyro's Brig of War was one of the early units of their "Antique Ship" series from the 1960s. The model was designed for younger modelers with simple, fast construction and a minimum of parts. The model was also later issued by Life-Like and by Lindberg.

According to Round 2:

Yankee craftsmen designed the actual Brig of War to outsail and outmaneuver Old World ships. This kit is a true craftsman’s model with a graceful hull and deck detail featuring billowing sails and a perfect ship for gamers.

Item No: HL203
(Round 2) Release: June 2014
Scale: 1/170
Skill Level: 2 (ages 10 and up)
Glue assembly, paint required

The Brig of War includes new packaging featuring the 1963 boxart, easy-to-follow instructions, display base with nameplate and Cartograf decals. The new decal sheet includes flags, name for display and stern decoration.

The ship is available from various on-line retailers ranging in price from $9.00 to $12.00 (US) plus shipping.


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