This directory includes all of the plans that are specifically designed for stitch and glue construction. the rc model x-1 is an inexpensive way to try out this. I created this site as a source of information and as a guide for stitch and glue boat construction. fifteen years, and well over a hundred boats. The stitch and glue boatbuilding method is an easy way for a beginner to make a plywood boat. in a nutshell stitch and glue boatbuilding has 4 major steps..