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After witnessing the 2014 Edensaw Boat-Building challenge a couple of weeks ago, I plan on entering next year.
So, my question to the forum is what style of boat building lends itself best to building a 8-10' dinghy in 2 1/2 looong days?
I want it to be a real boat that has a long useful life, rather than a throw-away boat built just for the competition.
This boat has been out of the water for 8 years and is going to be transported from a dry climate to a humid climate. How long should I wait and let
I recently purchased a beautiful 19' Cruisers Inc. lapstrake wooden boat with a1968 Evinrude Starflite X 85 hp motor. As you can imagine I would like
I have often added a small weight(7 to 10 lbs) to the beginning of the anchor chain where the rode attaches to the chain. I have recently read on several
I think I found a wooden mast in my garage. It's about 24' long and tapered. The narrow end is about 2.5 inches diameter. The wide end is about 5
DON’Tshrink-wrap the historic woodensteam launch Phoebe
Shrink-wrappinga 48-foot wooden boatthat is under a large timber framed shelter is not a good idea.
WHY NOT? Continue reading at steamlaunch
The Center for Wooden Boats on South Lake Union in Seattle employs experienced and talented boatbuilders and craftspeople to pass along their traditional skills through hands-on workshops designed for people of all skill levels. Classes on offer this fall include:Continue rading "Learn Adult Maritime Skills at The Center for Wooden Boats"
Hello fellow wooden boat builders! I have a simple question about installing the rowlock sockets on the edge of a wooden rowboat. I have some Perko
This beautiful boat is floating in Friday Harbor, WA. I bought her for $1,750 and am willing to donate her to anyone willing to restore her. She
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