Aluminum Boat Building Extrusions
Hi. finally, after building me a new workshop, buying a big tig welder etc. i was ready to start building a boat. sent out quotations to a number of aluminium suppliers for 5083 plate, and 6061t6 extrusions. 5083 was no problem to obtain, but 6061t6 is not available here in sweden (or in europe...) .. Aluminum www.marinelog.com may 2007 marine log 27 m arine engineers and naval architects recognize alu-minum as an advantageous material in shipbuilding. Built in the heartland of america for fishing. for families. for life. generations of boat builders and craftsmen in the aluminum boat-building capital of the world have taken their skills to new levels..
At eagle mouldings, we’re committed to providing only the highest quality custom aluminum extrusions. call us at (800) 888-2044 for more details.. Mcdrift. mcdrift is a mckenzie-type drift boat popularized in the pacific northwest and canada. the welded aluminum hulls, available in 14' or 16' lengths, are of monocoque construction where the outer covering skin carries a major part of the stresses, eliminating most internal framework.. Designs available in steel…. steel is an excellent boatbuilding material, proven in use worldwide. however, due to the relatively high weight compared to other boatbuilding materials, and the care required in the design stage with regard to hull development, structural integrity, stability, and balance, the plans used to build a steel boat.