Since I'm starting out on building a small sailing boat, I thought it might be useful for others to learn from my experience.
This will be a log of the building project, and any problems and solutions along the way.
Monday, April 20, 2009
Cut & fit Plywood Skin
2 of 2x16 foot, 2 of 3 x 16 foot - I have to scarf join 8 foot boards.
Fit transition joints
Glue & Screw into place
Putty the screws.
Epoxy glass the Skin.
Some internal framing 2 x 9' x 3 inches each side.
Blocks for the coming (I want to round it at the front, even though the design is simply square.)
Seats + Varnish or Deck Oil
floorboards + Varnish or Deck Oil
Make up mast & boom, including sail track in mast & sheave for Mainsheet Halyard.