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It’s a real boat!

I had faith in “the build” and all the work being done, even if it wasn’t very visible.  But nothing can compare to driving up to see my frames all lined up and the gorgeous shape of the boat really

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Build Progress Lofting

It’s all about the framework

The hull frames are the bones of the boat.  Every angle, every cut, must be completely accurate. Frames are lap joined, glued.  Water lines are marked.  It is exacting work. While I love wooden boats, and Bob loves to build

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Build Progress Lofting

Lofting 101

Lofting, per Wikipedia: Lofting is a drafting technique (sometimes using mathematical tables) whereby curved lines are generated, to be used in plans for streamlined objects such as aircraft and boats. Lofting is an art and a science.   The designer’s

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Build Progress Lofting

Yoga deck is born!

The build site is near a main road which connects the North Shore community to the rest of the island, meaning the whole neighborhood rubber-necks the site daily. For weeks I teased the Facebook community with vague comments and photos

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Back Stories Build Progress

In the beginning…

Not shockingly, building a boat requires a lot of planning.  and a lot of money. But I was not prepared for exactly how much time, and the money… well.  It’s a lot. After ordering the build plans, Bob developed the

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