Building Jig for Alumium Runabout

Discussion in 'Boatbuilding' started by Mat-C, Apr 9, 2012.

  1. Mat-C
    Joined: May 2007
    Posts: 255
    Likes: 12, Points: 0, Legacy Rep: 141
    Location: Australia

    Mat-C Senior Member

    Can someone please post some pics - or point towards some - that show what a building jig for a one-off aluminium runabout might look like?
    I expect the boat would be built upside down.
    I know they would vary from one builder / designer to the next, but any infor would be much appreciated...
     
  2. PorkChop
    Joined: Apr 2012
    Posts: 6
    Likes: 0, Points: 0, Legacy Rep: 10
    Location: here

    PorkChop Junior Member

    i would like this info too, for a small 10ft jet boat.
     
  3. Ad Hoc
    Joined: Oct 2008
    Posts: 6,269
    Likes: 441, Points: 83, Legacy Rep: 2488
    Location: Japan

    Ad Hoc Naval Architect

    Like this, as seen being turned over and with the Jig underneath.
    It is just a simple steel frame work to build the boat to the exact dimensions of the boat, that is all.

    jig.jpg
     
Loading...
Forum posts represent the experience, opinion, and view of individual users. Boat Design Net does not necessarily endorse nor share the view of each individual post.
When making potentially dangerous or financial decisions, always employ and consult appropriate professionals. Your circumstances or experience may be different.