Plans to build the 16′ newporter v-bottom stitch and glue boat. i brought these stitch and glue boats back by popular demand. interest in this construction method is. The simplest type of chine construction is the single chine "v" shape, with two flat panels joined at the keel (a). this type of hull is among the simplest to build. The princess sharpie 22 is an easy to build trailerable, beachable vessel that will happily take you and yours on social sails with several friends, a family weekend.