STUDY NOTES FOR 12' 16' & 19' DOLPHIN BOATSImportant information on building your own boat!From time to time I've been asked the question "I'd love to own a small boat, is it hard to build one?" It's...
Whether you're building a boat out of necessity, as a hobby or as a "one day" dream escape, you know the job is more than a simple weekend project. Part of the pride of building your own boat is the d...
Boat building has long been a passion for many people. The relaxation of crafting something from hand, the pride in accomplishing a project and the joy of sailing away on a boat you made yourself all ...
When I was a kid, I used to talk to my dad about building boats. Every winter, we would decide that we would get boat plans during the summer and build something, and every summer we would forg...
Lofting is a process whereby the boat is actually drawn full sized to determine the exact sizes of the frames and components. Back when boat plans were drawn by hand in smaller scale, it was impossibl...
Dories are one of the few hundreds of year old boat designs to have survived into the 21st century, and for good reason. Their sea keeping abilities, slippery shapes, extreme versatility, and ease of ...
Total Search Results: 5