The Duck Pond, 14 December 2017


Some of what has happened in “the duck pond” this week: Flo-Mo Progress on the Flo-Mo 12ft Plywood canoe. William Fraser from Facebook Highlander 12 New rig progress remains slow, but I’m almost there. Thank you […]

  • Marcin Bober born in 1980. Founder of Bobrowe Żeremia Foundation (pl-pl.facebook.com/BobroweZeremia/).  Foundation Bobrowa Żeremia has created a Maker Space in Silesia, Poland for the renewal of furniture, bicycle repair and much more. Propagator and [...]
  • John Welsford’s Navigator is a mature design now, having been built in so many countries, in sheds, garages and basements over a significant period of time. The design fits neatly [...]
  • Not really HATE … but something like. Every minute that keeps me away from the finished boat is a wasted minute. So here are some resources that might be useful [...]
  • Featured Image:  shantyboatliving.com/2017/sailing-scow-tour/  
  • Summmm-errrrrr-tiiiihm. and the livin’ is Eeeeeee-Zeeeeeee   Today, will have to remain our little secret. I found the best skinny dippin’ hole, ever. Nobody around. Except a herd of horses. [...]
  • Some of what has happened in “the duck pond” this week: Mini Skeeter Another Mini Skeeter fuselage back from the painter. John Eisenlohr from Facebook Summerbreeze Small celebration today, my boat [...]
  • A Big Idea – Canoe Kit for Japan In the mid 90s after I had left Duck Flat in Adelaide to kick off as an independent boat designer they asked [...]
  • I started my AF4B before I built a Jim Michalak Moby Dink. I bought a new table saw and needed to test it. Here is the AF4B stem. Next was [...]
  • A search, for the perfect beach. Just call me lucky, if you must.  But, I managed to save the best for last! Sometimes, when there is so much good stuff, [...]
  • Featured Image:  prep4texas.blogspot.com.au/2017/11/change-of-venue-different-boat-next  
  • The Angle of Incidence…Equals, the angle of refraction. I was actually present, the day they taught high school physics.  And, I’ve always been glad for it.  I learned a number [...]
  • 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.

Facebook feed

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

What would you say the quickest multihull to build would be that can be beached and slept on😎