We have the plans for the hull construction in, strip plank, plywood and steel. But plans do include instructions, material lists, plywood utilization layouts, and all the details to carry through at a minimum of effort and expense. The hull is just a plywood box, covered with ‘glas cloth and epoxy, and wouldn’t be any trouble to build. And since she is just a box, it’s easy to change dimensions and make her narrower if you want to trailer her (you can usually sneak by with 9’ beam) or shorter. Here’s a few details from the plans.
Enter our On-Line Store Plans and patterns in Aluminum, steel, fiberglass and plywood. Large designs. Work Boats, Powercats, Tug Boats, Barges, and ferries. Posts about The Sailing Barge written by Vermont Rice. We plan on using tape and glue joints and sheathing the whole with fiberglass. Plywood barge boat plans. How to make the most out of your one sheet boat. the ultimate one sheet boat, prism: discussion on maximising the displacement.
Lastly, plan ahead to let the bottom run out past the ends. We like LPU (Liquid PolyUrethane, e.g. Gorilla Glue) for laminating plywood sheets. Boat Plan Index – Houseboats. 20 Waterlodge; Ken Hankinson; Houseboat; Plywood Plans; Ken Hankinson & Associates. 25 Evening Song; Tom MacNaughton; Barge; Ply Plans; MacNaughton & Associates. The Newfound Woodworks, Inc. (Strip-planked canoe, kayak and boat plans and kits).
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