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Hull Construction

Like a skeleton appearing gradually
- from a pile of bones -
the hull shape becomes visible...
through the forms, planks,
frames, and decks that define it.

 

Building the Form
The design transferred to shapes, the forms
Learn more about building the form
Planking
Strips glued and shaped around the forms
Learn more about the planking
Fiberglass
Sanding, filling, draping
Learn more about the fiberglass step
Fitting the Frames
The forms removed, the frames added
Learn more about fitting the frame
Lower Deck
Water ballast chamber, seats, etc.
Learn more about the lower deck
Ballast Tests
On Cranberry Lake, does it float?
DOES IT LEAK? Find out!
Learn more about the ballast test
  Main Deck & Finishing
Fine detail and trimmed edges
Learn more about the main deck