Youtube video says, “This is my fourth home-built boat, made in the fall of 2014 from my own plans. She sailed from February 7 to November 14 this year on Utah Lake and once at Jordanelle. She’s 8 feet long with a 50 pound lead keel, and yes, she’s made […]
This looks like a ton of fun. The YouTube clips says, “Blasting around in our Goat Island Skiff at 8 – 11 knots.” And now something more sedate: Plans here. It’s a build that won’t take forever!
Designer John C. Harris of CLC believed he’d set out a design that pleased him but would interest few others. Autumn Leaves, is probably an answer to a question no one is asking except me. And thus the resulting hours spent drawing up Autumn Leaves are billed to personal amusement and recreation. Let’s take […]
The first boat ever built in our shops was a John Marples designed 3-meter trimaran. It was a blast… at least while the 3-Meter Class survived. Ours was the Seaclipper 10. Take a look at this little boat moving along pretty well… Youtube says, “1st TestSail new small trimaran Chryz10 […]
All of us have gotten beaten down by the daily grind that life can become. All of us. There are days that work becomes such a “been there, done that” experience. What we once loved becomes mundane. Bills. Sick kids. That furnace that really should have been replaced two years […]
Triloboats.com is a wonderful site for those who dream of building big, but relatively practical and pragmatic. They’ve built a few boats, but this one, they say, is their last. What a beauty. Their site says, “WAYWARD at Last – Finally a picture of WAYWARD sailing! The Lion of March has […]