Thanks a lot Ike for your help¡
For a long time I been working in the construction of my first boat using stich and glue technique.
the pieces were cutted,...
Rake the mast
Thanks very much, in fact, the boat will have a skeg, i will consider it in order to get the CLR , plus 50% of the...
Thanks very much for your help. I'm taking in count your advices. Sadly, there is nobody with experiencie in Lug sails near to me,...
Boat's Beam is 1.3mts
Could you please recomend me a method to calculated the sail area?
I'm working in the construction of a 3.4mts flattie. Solved the main part of the wood working, I put the focus in the sail design....
Finally I have fixed the mess¡
Probably last comments, about were a better solution; just put a buttjoint inside...
Here are some pics... 1 to 6..
So, any suggestion is welcomed.
Thanks a lot guys!
Thanks a lot for your help and you are right..is my first boat
I´ve read and think a lot about this project..... and then, after...
Thanks so much for your help.
In fact, the boat is very similar to the lewis´ pics.
Sadly I messed up one of the sides panel. I...
FInally i decided to use plywood.
Based in some advices from the forum, I realized ... Plywood is cheaper.
Probably my next...
I'm building a simple flattie. I have no experience building boats and also i have no experience with the stitch and glue technique....
I´m agree with you regarding the cost. Foam core could be more expensive in materials. So far, i don´t know how much will cost the foam, and it...
Dear Grooper, thanks very much for your advice.
In some cases building consider more than the final result, in my case, i'm considering...
I have found a extruded polyestyrene (XPS) and the features are:
density : 38kg/mt3
compression strength: 300 to 350 kpa
Very good article.
Thanks a lot for your help
So far, to get the materials is getting better, i will get it by mail.
And related to the foam sandwich, do u have experience...
Finally, I foud epoxy very close to here (like 200km)... they will send to me be mail.
Thanks a lot
Nimblemotors, thanks a lot for the advice. I can get here any kind of boat, wood, fiber..etc, but I want to build one.
In fact, the main...