Stitch-and-glue construction, along with the development of epoxy and modern mahogany marine plywood, has revolutionized and revitalized wooden boat building. this. Thanks tun3r, i appreciate the postive comments. this was the first boat i built. i have built 4 more since this one. i just wanted to show everyone how easy it. Glossary of terms used in boatbuilding and boating. boat speak terms we use to describe our designs. this glossary was originally published in our webletters..