DIY Wood Boat Link Library, a list of online links which I believe may be of interest to other Wooden Boat enthusiasts, they are not intended as recomendations.They are, however all independent sites and I have no control over their content.
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Boat Supplies UK
Marine Conservation Societies
These are just a few of the Associations, world wide, that are doing sterling work to promote the building, restoring and use of wooden boats.
Boat Building SchoolsThese are just a few of the Boat Building Schools that I know of that teach Traditional Boat Building skills.
However, as I have no connection or experience of these schools theses are not recommendations, they are here merely for your interest.
This is a list of Blogs which I have found to be well written and interesting, I hope you do too.
They are not listed in any
Assisted Drifting a New Zealand blogger building an Ian Oughtred designed rowing skiff.
If you have a Wooden Boat friendly club that you feel should be included in the DIY Wood Boat link library please let me know.
There are several forums besides the ones here at DIY Wood Boat where wooden boat enthusiasts can swap their experiences, and ask questions, theses are just a few.
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I have no connection or experience of these Sail Training organizations they are not listed here as recommendations, they are here merely for your interest.
R. Tucker Thompson Sail Training Trust, New Zealand
Sisters Under Sail, is a program to introduce Girls to Tall Ship Sailing.
Free Boat Plans
Scale plans must come with a full set of off-sets.
And anything you print out at home will most likely be A4 size, requiring even closer attention to those off-sets.
All scale plans require careful lofting before you even think of cutting out the finished parts.
JEM Watercraft has some free plans here.
Wooden Boat Supplies
As with most of the links on this wood boat link library theses are here for your convenience, they are not necessarily recommendations.
The banner links are outlets with which DIY Wood Boat has an affiliate link; DIY Wood Boat receives a small commission on products bought through the links, which helps to cover the cost of hosting this website.
Anglia Stainless Ltd (incorporating Combwich Marine Enterprises) for Silicon Boronze Fastenings)
Boatbuilding Timber Supplies Supplier of sustainably produced local timber.
Point North UK for Sail Cloth and fittings
Traditional Boat Supplies (beware of hidden costs)
Glen-l. Boat plans and kits
Dudley Dix Yacht Designs Boat Plans and Kits
Clint Chase Boatbuilder Small boat Kits
JEM Watercraft boat and canoe plansEZ-Xtend Boat Zippers and canvas repair.
South Pacific Boat Company, Boat Kits and Plans
Thomasson Design on Canoes and Paddling Canoe and Kayak Plans
Vivier Boats Boat Plans and Kits
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on the Schooner Stephen Taber
The Schooner Stephen Taber offers 3-6 day sailing trips off the coast of Maine. Built in 1871 and based in Rockland, a trip aboard the Taber is unique, authentic, personal and relaxing. The ship carries 22 passengers and is a National Landmark.
Starting at US $550 Per Trip
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Voyages & Blue Cruises
Weekly departures from Bodrum, Marmaris or down the coast of Turkey on a traditionally built wooden Turkish gulet saling yacht. We offer cabin charters and full ship charters. We offer a half week sailing from Bodrum and full service sailing cruise.
Starting at 595 Euro Per Person
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DIY Boat Yards
I saw a recent post about getting insurance on a fixer upper. My spouse suggested an idea-here it is. If people know of boat yards and or marinas …
My website www.silverwaters.com has several wooden boat stories on the Lake Ontario Log on Line. I do sailing lessons and have occasionally employed …