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Nerding Out

Although there are plenty of diversions, this is essentially a boat blog. I’m definitely more of a sailor than a builder, but clearly some of the rest of you aren’t. 118 more words

Sail & Oar


I’m using cypress for the stems. I didn’t want too bold a contrast with the pine, so the golden brown colour of cypress worked well. It’s also reasonably hard, but still easy to work with and literally dirt-cheap: 520 more words


November Update

I’ve been preoccupied over the last month or so, so I haven’t been able to devote a large block of time to boat building. I have, however managed to get a few things done. 300 more words


Richard Robbins Sr.

Schooner Richard Robbins Sr. has not appeared in this blog for almost 11 years, but once last summer while I was looking for something else, there she came into view, and sporting a fresh coat of paint. 89 more words