design is offered to pique your imagination and encourage experimentation.
The hull is rugged and seaworthy and be utilized for paddling, rowing
or sailing, just for starters. Construction is simple and designed
to be easy on the bankroll...basic-ally the hull can be built with
one sheet of 1/4" ply and two 16’ spruce decking planks
(5/4" x 6").
is an easily driven hull illustrated by a third place taken by two
novice girls rowing in a fixed seat division of the '86 Newport
Small boat Race. Consider it an entry level pulling boat...ideal
for a slid-ing rig installation.
interesting option is to make the bottom crowned compound curved
by torturing the plywood. This enhances strength, performance and