Designing and building your own boat is generaly not reagarded as a way to save money. It's mostly done by folks that like to build stuff and have...
the boat will displace an amount of water that wheights as much as the boat. This is a natural law and can not be changed, it is called Archimedes...
So is this the mast area?
Plastic boats are scary but maybe thats just my prejudice.
Is there a time limit for when the post curing is still effective?
For example: Can i post cure the boat 1-2 years after I built it???
Yea, the boom is a problem. Production boats solve that by using high freeboard and a high cabin, but I don't like that.
I would find a open...
Thanks for your reply!
I gues the speed loss is due to the wheighted dagger-board not being completely locked in the trunk.
One question from a sollid keel guy please: How much of a hassle is rising the keel on a boat like this?
Looks easy enough to just pop it up in...
Chalmers is a nice place. OK I was bound to say that since I study there.
I don't study NA thought so It's hard for me to say anything specific...
What makes you think that you like boat life?
buy an optimist pram and learn the basics, than go bigger from there
what if the mast breaks?
Thanks guys, very kind of you!!
Using the 'thrash can' function instead of the 'collapse edge' was the ticket.
It did not work for me!
I exstruded a part of the shere upwards, but I was unable to delete the two lines that conects the new pannel to the rest...
Hi. Been lurking here for a year and I’m impressed at the huge knowledge this place attracts.
I’m designing a 6 x 1.3m hard chined hull using...