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We take in vintage iron that is starving for attention
and restore it to sleek running condition.
All Volunteer Yacht
An award winning boating site, offering fun online and
an e-zine with nautical jokes, trivia and much more!
Your online source for custom boats and canoes to carry
you on all your adventures!
Established by Ross Lillistone to build traditional boats
using modern methods
Small boats built in traditional solid wood and plywood
as well as repair and maintenance service for boat and
yacht owners in the North Devon (UK) area.
Simple plywood boat plans for the home builder.
connecting boatbuilders and designers on the web, highlighting
innovations in both small and large powerboat design
the most complete collection of Boating Links on the Internet
Boat Owners World
Directory - Classifieds - Forum - News
'Fanny', 'Mr. Bigglesworth' and other projects
Pauley Video Productions
a small multimedia production company doing boating related
eBooks, videos, DVDs and CDs.
A South African company offering a wide range of products and services including John Welsford plans and kits.
Hand Crafted Plywood/Epoxy Pirogues
The Best Plywood/Epoxy Pirogues in The Midwest!
Where you can build a better boat than you can buy
Compass Rose Review
Blog written by Peter H. Spectre, editor of Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors magazine, former editor of WoodenBoat magazine.
- The Caledonia Yawl
Nick Grainger's wonderful homage to the Iain Oughtred
design, and his own boat: 'Crazybird'. Also articles,
discussion, and The
Voyage of the Aegre.
Custom Marine Labels
Custom Marine Labels is the best source for custom capacity plates, safety placards, and totally custom labels suitable for any application!
Dix Yacht Design
Boat plans for all sizes, from the 8ft Dixi Dinghy stitch
& glue yacht tender to the Hout Bay 70 cruiser, of
wood, plywood, fiberglass composite, steel and aluminum
Wooden Boat Loft
Ed Jones displays his passion by documenting several boat
A do-it-yourself rigid plywood 8 foot
sailboat that folds flat to about 4
Watch as Kevin Schmidt totally rebuilds
an aging Flying Dutchman sailboat from
the ground up.
Lots of good information and links
Boat Design Resources
Gavin Atkin's classic website - tons of free designs and
other information for boat builders
These modern versions of traditional swamp boats, are
not fancy, and they are not complicated, and they are
not hard to build.
In which Chief Cook & Bottle Washer Browne suggests
that the best boats are slow, salty powerboats.
Unique build-at-home Ultra Light Canoes, Whitehalls and
Sailing Dinghies, consisting of a fabric covered wooden
Guide to Sailing and
Lots of cruising and general boating information here
Bolger boats, Civilian Aircraft Carrier, The Thousand
Islands, Houseboats, and more...
Herkimer & Perkins
We build backyard boats and mess about in our boats in
Buffalo, New York. Lots of photos and logs.
The Home Boat Builders Page
site was started in 1998 and is one of the oldest boat building sites around. A number of interesting projects are detailed
Dave Gray's Polytarp sail page
Guides and plans to build two interesting Pacific Proas
a great source of woodworking supplies, specializing in
fasteners, epoxy, paint, tools, hardware and more
Twice a month, Jim posts a new issue with lots of good
boat building advice, and news
Small Craft Design
Rowing Boats - Sailing Boats - Power Boats
Boat plans for the home boat builder
A website for builders of the Sundowner and Swaggie sail boats
Tim Fatchens wonderful presentation of Bolger boats
Logosol Portable Sawmills
Perfect for boat builders! Get a truly portable sawmill and produce quality lumber! You can run the sawmill with a chainsaw, an electric saw, a bandsaw or a log house moulder. Free video and catalogs!
Unlike paint which relies on solvent evaporation, POR-15
cures by drawing moisture from the atmosphere
online source of square drive screws in stainless and
Mother of all Maritime
The last word in links, and it should be your first stop
for surfing the 'net
Watch as Alan "Maddog" MacBride builds Tom McNaughton's
'Penny' (among other things)
a collection of nautical quotations, terms, jokes and
lots more - for those long watches.
New Jersey Maritime Research
Steam bending and New Jersey Maritime History
Online shopping for nuts, bolts, screws, washers, assortments
and hardware items. Standard, metric and stainless steel
Dave Perillo's website dedicated to the fine art of cruising
in open boats.
Also known as the "pop-pop engines,
hot-air engines, solar energy, thermoelectrics,
model trains, bamboo flyrods and model
A Puddle Duck Hatch is a mass build
of Puddle Duck Sail boats. It is an
annual event held in Summerland BC,
This website documents the construction of a steel sailboat by Carl & Jarl. Lots of good information about tools and techniques for steel boat building.
Add-on sail rigs for canoes, kayaks
and inflatables. Strap a mast, rudder,
leeboard and sail to almost any boat.
No drilling required.
If you sail in Texas, particularly in
the Highland Lakes area, you need to
visit this site. The best sailboat classifieds
and a huge collection of sailboats.
When you need to get to hard to reach places
Southern California Small Boat Messabout Society
/ SAILING LINKS
Christer Byström's links to boats for ordinary people
The SWSers are trailer sailors who enjoy
sailing on water so thin it can be termed
a "heavy dew."
A super website put together by David
Beede who was the winner of the 2001
Duckworks design contest.
Wood Components for Tolman Skiffs & Wooden Boat Building
Supplies Custom CNC Design & Cutting
Kayak and canoe sailing with their simple, compact and
ultralight sailrig is more user-friendly and fun than
Stoney Creek Wooden Boat Shop
small wooden boats for rowing and sailing, contemporary methods, traditional in design & detail,
available for custom work and commissions
This site aims to gather together information and resources
to assist the many Swaggie plan buyers.
Swallowboats make high quality, easy to build, traditional
style kit boats.
Centerboards, Rudders, Tillers, Masts, Handrails, Toerails,
Cleats, Inclinometers, Hatch Covers - located East Texas
Full Cabin Expedition Cruiser for two adults plus -
Build at home or on location -
Based on Phil Bolger's Birdwatcher concept -
Extensive plans package.
Nautical antiques and marine collectables: artifacts, scientific & navigation instruments, antique diving helmets & equipment, Royal & merchant navy artifacts and authentic Ships fittings
A great content rich website focused mostly down under
The largest collection of organized
do it yourself projects and information available on the