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I have some rot in my stem on a classic double ender I acquired. Rather than letting it meet it's demise I would like to fix it.
I have used a 3D boat design software and have, through trial and error, achieved a boat design which i like. Do I now need a naval person to verify
I just bought a 1949 Penn Yan Trailboat. In the process of removing the gunwales, I found that several of the ribs are rotted at the very ends, where
I was reading a book and he mentioned some thing about deck crown what exactly is deck crown? Thanks
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
Brilliant article, and the comment on getting everyone involved is more serious than perhaps you meant it to be. My lovely long suffering wife Christ
I sew my own sails, and I built a sock to cover my furled jib. The sock is 30 feet long, constructed of sunbrella and uses a series of 6 ft. zippers
This is what we're going to do. I will GIVE you my little ship the Salvation! It is a good boat, needs work. First you have to help us fix her up
I was attempting to build one of these last year. I had the boat stitched up and preliminary thickened epoxy glue in place on the seams, and was going
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