how much was your pile of steel?

Discussion in 'Sailboats' started by fulkne12, May 17, 2006.

  1. fulkne12
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    fulkne12 Junior Member

    any steel boat builders in the 55 foot range 13+ foot beam care to share how much your pile of steel cost,understanding steel fluctuates on the market.i topic i have not seen on any boating website,thanks scicnce i am considering building my own steel sail boat motor sailor.any 1n have a pile of steel for sale?
  2. larper
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    larper Junior Member

    My pile of steel is flatbar and plate. it cost me 15000USD. Its for a bare 60ft rc hull. Not including steel for keel and tanks som im calculating less than 20000usd in total. I dont know the salesman, its listprice for just about 12 metric tonnes (12000 kilos)
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