Large Sailboat Friendship Sloop Weathervane - Made in USA
Our very large sailboat friendship sloop weathervane purchase includes the figure, copper spacer balls, the directionals, rod and ring. The sailboat weathervane figure is made in the USA from 16 ounce copper, each piece is hammered and bent to form a unique piece of masterful copper sailing ship weathervane art that will last for years to come.
Friendship Sloop Weathervane Figure Approximate figure dimensions: 42"L X 29"H
Add approx. 10" to dimension height for directionals and spacer balls
Directional Dimensions: 23"L
Large Friendship Sloop Weathervane Options: natural or patina copper // standard directionals
Please note: cupolas and weathervane mounts are sold separate.
Our sailboat weathervanes fit all mounts and cupolas offered on our site.
This large Sailboat Friendship Slooop Weathervane comes ready to fit any of our cupolas we sell. To mount the sailboat weathervane into one of our cupolas all you have to do it put the solid ¾”weathervane rod down through the top of the cupola and through an internal crossmember inside the roof of the cupola. Use a little caulking around the hole to seal the rod and cupola together.
Again this is an extremely large sailing ship weathervane, this sailing vessel needs a strong perch so please note that when mounting a sailboat this large it is always good to mount it into a sturdy built cupola. We have a large selection of rugged strongly made cupolas that can handle a sailing ship weathervane of this size.
Our large sailboat sloop weathervane is made here in Eddington Maine by hand hammering it into a form using 16oz copper/ 24 gauge. The ship weathervane is real copper and will turn brown, black and then a green patina over time. If you choose to keep the Sailboat Weathervane shinny, you can always apply a clear coat of exterior poly urethane over the weathervane figure and weathervane parts to keep it from changing. Our main Weathervane Retail Shop is located in Trenton Maine on route 3 headed towards Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park. Made in the Maine,
Sailboat Weathervane Figure - Made in the USA.
For Patina Copper -- Patina acid is applied via spray to accelerate the aging process. Applied patina will vary on each Sailboat ship weathervane.