Oh yes he's sitting on a plank quite comfortably, not a string attaching him to the mast.
Not a common view these days but boats and dinghies with sitting out devices …
Monthly Archives: November 2011
Sketching Up plans
Had some time to take measures of my lovely hull and it was time to draw them.
So why not have a spin with Google SketchUp to do that i thought. So i treated myself to a crash course of SketchUp first. Google does it's homework very well and the various how-to online video tutorials are cristal clear.
Not to long after figuring out how to create an array and mirror an element I had the first sheet drawn:
(The bottom sheet drawing) …
Building of Bertha
The building of the Minisail has not started , the caravan is still taking all the space.
However, i have built a boat before. A “14 foot sail & row” as discribed by John Gardner in his book Classic small craft you can build, by John Gardner. …