Other Plywood Projects – Toto Kayak
The Toto is a 13’ long and is built using a stitch & glue method from two sheets of plywood. This type of kayak can be built in a few weekends with basic woodworking and epoxying skills.
How to build a canoe from scratch on a graduate student stipend
For the last week, my Twitter feed (@sfriedscientist) has been overrun with pictures of half built canoes. Well, we finally finished the boat, so here is Bluegrass Blue Crab and the Southern Fried …
I Grew Up Sailing I was very fortunate. As far back as I can remember, our family had a sailboat. The first one I remember was a 19′ Seagull wooden sailboat. I learned the basics on that boat. I learned to “feel” and anticipate where the boat wanted to be (particularly in rough water). I learned …
Viking Boat 1/6 Scale
Ich habe mir in den Kopf gesetzt ein Wikinger Schiff in 1/6 zu bauen. Die Länge des Kiels ist 200cm. Die Breite liegt bei 45cm. Anfänglich wollte ich es in...
15 1/2 ft Rowboat - easy, pretty, plywood Rowboat Plan
The MSD Rowboat is very pretty, reasonably light and easy to build. The specifications are here but the article also runs through the design process from client consultation including some of the designers missteps before a very nice boat is finalised.