I greatly enjoyed robert manry's book "tinkerbelle" that details his crossing of the atlantic in a small 14 foot "day-sailer" type sailboat. i was drawn to it because i own and sail a 14 foot sailboat on local fresh water lakes.. William bligh set adrift near timor after the famous "mutiny of the bounty", captain bligh and a crew of 18 loyal men survived a seven-week, 3,600-mile voyage in the cramped boat to reach the island of timor. certainly this ranks as one of the great small boat passages of all time. 1866 26' red.
Wooden boat plans and kits. many boat plans are offered online. at first everything is very confusing, then you start to get some idea of the different types of boats. Designers, plans & kits n to z: the newfound woodworks,… Continue Reading
Note – in the particulars for each design, the dry weight is given for guidance only and will vary depending on the grade/density of plywood and solid. 14 tinkerbelle2; glenn r. bartel; reproduction; ply plans; midwest engineering. 15. 15 darcybryn,… Continue Reading