Wednesday, 16 September 2015

BOOKS ARRIVED!

The books I ordered from Selway Fisher Designs arrived promptly, today.


They continue to impress. The books were triple packed to protect them, and packed with an easy to read narrative. 

I quite fancy the Strip Plank construction, here's one below.


15' Lobster Boat Particulars
LOA14'11"4.57m
Beam5'11"1.8m
Hull Mid Depth2'3"0.68m
Draft8"0.2m
Approx. Dry Weight250 lbs113 kg
Engine5-30 hp 
 20 knots with 20 hp 
Hull Shape
Round bilge with tumblehome aft
Construction MethodsStrip plank
Major strip wood requirements for hull2460' of 3/8" x 3/4" (750m of 10x19mm) WRC
Guidance Use4-6 adults - estuary/coastal
Drawing/Design Package4 x A1 drawings + 4 x A4 instruction/spec sheets
Additions and alterations included with the plans