timber boatbuilding!!

Discussion in 'Wooden Boat Building and Restoration' started by lazeyjack, Nov 19, 2007.

  1. lazeyjack

    lazeyjack Guest

  2. charmc
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    charmc Senior Member

    Neat!!!
     
  3. chandler
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    chandler Senior Member

    What still happenned? Framing boats with traditional methods or doing it in Dubai?
    Dubai has enough money to do anything, including building their own ski area, the timbers sure as hell aren't local.
    Lots of people still build in traditional methods.
     

  4. lazeyjack

    lazeyjack Guest

    yes I,ve see em in asia turkey pacific, travelled much of the world, What beats me is how can the afford all that solid teak, and where does it come from, 20 yrs ago teak was 3000 a cube, must me over 12 now, these are mainly work boats
     
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