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Unparalleled Boat Building

At Van Dam we are known for the use of a modern construction method referred to as “cold molding” (in which the term cold actually refers to room temperature.) A room temperature cure epoxy adhesive is used to laminate many thin layers of wood planks, which will create the hull. 228 more words

Purchased my dream wooden sailing boat upon Norfolk Broads

Saw her whilst kayaking on the Norfolk Broads last October … lust at first sight.

Nine months later and today she’s mine.

Shook hands after viewing in a boat shed yesterday … … 121 more words


Display Wooden Boat

A macro shot of a wooden boat miniature

Camera: Sony Cyber-Shot DSC WX100


Alice Gale is now a "Happy Ohm"

After several years of motoring out to the sailing area of Newport Beach I have desired an electric conversion to allow smoother and quieter operation, provide a substitute power source for relaxed cruising with friends, and allow access to the canal homes in our area.   731 more words

Building Stage

Flip book

Aside from totally taking the wind out of our sails, I didn’t mind being passed by the schooner Martha at last Saturday’s Classic Mariner’s Regatta. She’s 100 years young and still as beautiful as ever. 19 more words