Design and construction

Principles of yacht design and construction

Make a foam-core tiller

Andrew Simpson turns his back on varnished tillersĀ and embraces a more enduring alternative.

Designing Shindig

Sailboat designs must live comfortably with their intended purpose. There is no such thing as the perfect boat for every situation.

Yacht design basics

Get the basic details right and a boat will serve you well. It's worth taking the trouble to assess the design features well and ensure they match your needs.

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