Construction is stitch & glue plywood, well within the ability of most amateur builders. the rig uses aluminium, grp or carbon tubes for the free-standing mast but. I also made a brown fox costume that’s for co-pilot. he’s not much into the mask part, but the tail is so cute that i can’t stand it. hence, there are a few tail. Denman marine specializes in custom wooden boat building and repair. we are also the sole manufacturer of chesapeake light craft kits in australia. we utilize both.