Boat plans from hartley boats deliver more than just the excellently crafted plans and documents needed to build your own boat, they also deliver the opportunity to fulfil your dream of building, owning and sailing your own sail boat. select the style of boat you wish to build.. The oldest business of it's kind. since our first plans were sold for home construction in 1938, more than 85,000 hartley boats have been built.. His boats will end up being modern classics, as i hope will some of my own. real designers vs not so real designers and the “download 400 free plans” for free guys. hartley was definitely a real designer. as is david payne. but there are huge numbers of old boat plans from publications like popular mechanics that are just awful boats in.
Designers, plans & kits a to m: 16′ mckenzie river driftboat plans and construction manual (from altair industries, ft. collins, colorado); adirondack guide boat (cedar strip adirondack guide boat kits, north ferrisburgh, vermont); advanced multihull designs (amd, high speed passenger… Continue Reading
Outboard engine version….takes single or twin units of 40 to 200hp. tows skis with 40hp up. 40hp will give 24mph, twin 40 gives 33mph. 60hp will give 34mph. 90hp will give 45mph.. Hartley’s ferro-cement boat building [r. t. hartley, a.j.… Continue Reading
Vixen 15 14’6" (4.42m) ‘deepv’ high speed open/cabin knockabout. for construction in plywood or as a mould for grp/frp. beam 7′. inboard or outboard engine versions.. Hartley’s ferro-cement boat building [r. t. hartley, a.j. reid] on amazon.com. *free* shipping on… Continue Reading
The ‘single-handed round the world non-stop monohull record’, was broken by peter freeman in a home-built ‘hartley 32’. one of the first home built ’32’s. Links to boat plans some free boat plans, boat building information including plywood stitch and… Continue Reading
The best under 16′ wooden boat is without question the wayfarer. 10,000 boats registered takes some arguing against. nothing comes close. it is something of a disgrace that plans and kits for plywood build are not readily available.. Airborne box… Continue Reading