USF Confederacy by cdrusn89 - Model Shipways - 1/64 in - Kit build logs for subjects built from 1751 - 1800 Posted June 11 Good thinking. did you substitute brass cannon? and if so how did you drill for the eye bolts in the breech? I have some for the 8 pounders and not sure how to approach that. Or for the white metal ones if it comes to that.