Strumpet MK II, One Pt Two and Three


Strumpet MK II, One Pt Two In order to remain consistent and predictable, we’re trying something completely different, and untried, this year. The schedulers here at Frankenwerke have been working overtime.  Simply, nonstop.  They keep […]

  • Don’t blink! One day… They, are all grown up!  And, suddenly, you feel a whole lot older. And, you just, wonder. Did I, blink?  Where have I been? what have [...]
  • Featured Image:  shantyboatliving.com/2018/moseley-folding-bathtub/  
  •   by Michael Beebe – Rockport, Texas – USA Went Out Went out with the Red Top; the 12’ Lehman conversion. Beautiful morning, left the dock about 9:30 this morning. [...]
  • Some of what has happened in “the duck pond” this week: Float Tested the Wolfeyak 2.0 Yes this is the same wolfeyak just reshaped. No added materiel’s. This is basically the shape [...]
  • Some of what has happened in “the duck pond” this week: 3D Printed Model Boat Prototype 3d print in PLA material of the basic hull form of a 21ft Danish Lifeboat [...]
  • We are big fans of Jim Michalak’s designs and like to let you know when there is a new issue of his newsletter.  You can read it by clicking HERE.
  • The Design For those who are not familiar with this design by Jim Michalak, Larsboat is the centre hull and Trilars is the trimaran stuff. I read other articles on Trilars on Duckworks and [...]
  • Vlogging, is the art of taking an audience on a story journey through video and thanks to YouTube there has been an explosion of sailing videos and vlogs over the [...]
  • Strumpet, MK II Maybe, it’s OK, to want it both ways. You know, we’ve tried a lot of different projects, here at Frankenwerke.  Lots of otherwise perfectly good pine trees [...]
  • The roads not taken. It was only a year ago.  Last year’s Brilliant Scheme turned into last year’s Winter Project.  Nuthin’ new there.  Like every Building Season, over the past [...]
  • Featured Image: logofibi.blogspot.com.au/2018/01/the-honey-do-list  
  • A boat building party!  Four new converts to Mini Skeetering, all from other landsailers and iceboats, friends I sail with regularly.  John is hosting this woodfest in his cabinet shop [...]

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