Bullet 13′ 6″ by switzercraft. i am still unsure how such a fabulous vessel ended up without it’s original plans. perhaps the builders of the day used templates or jigs only, a sure sign of their craftsmanship but a potential disaster for future enthusiasts.. The wa chee we, a 1923 ditchburn, fisher-allison class racer, is briefly dunked in lake muskoka to determine its waterline. the boat is being restored at clark wooden boats, gravenhurst, ontario, canada and will be completed by june, 2012.. The following cost and time figures have been submitted by builders. if a year of build was provided, we have included that information, otherwise the date of build is unknown so take that into consideration when estimating your costs..
Project habakkuk or habbakuk (a common misspelling) was a plan by the british during the second world war to construct an aircraft carrier out of pykrete (a mixture of wood pulp and ice) for use against german u-boats in the… Continue Reading
Frame patterns on keel and stem. stem pattern used to form keel and place stem. this is the real zephyr, a 16 foot stepped hydroplane! reproduced from the original offsets and plans by a.a.apel.. As well, some of the hydroplane… Continue Reading
Free sailboat plans. a selection of some of the free sailboat plans (pdf) that were published in magazines such as “popular mechanics”, "popular science" and the "boat builder handbook".. Boat plans from science and mechanics and boat builder handbooks. plans… Continue Reading
Small boat sails are well within the range of items which can be made at home. other items such as rowlocks, eye bolts, paint, life jackets, and such like will probably have to be bought. it is worth also taking… Continue Reading
This rc boat plan is the first of a series i’ve decided to develop primarily with beginners in mind. to further lower the threshold to get into this amazing hobby i decided to lay the plan sheets out on regular… Continue Reading