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Alan Julian shares kayaks

January 30, 2012 at 11:22 pm  |   Boat Building Projects

Hello Gregg Have used your Hull Designer to build several kayaks. Been a lot of…  “fun” isn’t the right word – satisfying, challenging, frustrating… You’ve been there, done that. Been meaning to put back into the Hulls community, so attached is the .hul file for the best & most recent of them. Build blog at if […]


Kenneth Able sends pictures of his Students work…

January 30, 2012 at 11:17 pm  |   Boat Building Projects

Attachment: 1.  Example2 is your 8chine file   2.  Example1 is after conversion to sea kayak file   3.  The photo shows the two student kayaks in my shop.  The smaller one near the top of the photo is basically chine-built over molds from plywood sheets, the larger one is a strip-plank using poplar, black […]


Butterfly Folding Kayak

December 14, 2010 at 8:55 pm  |   Boat Building Projects

Order our updated plans for the Butterfly Folding Kayak at just $25 (Visa, Mastercard, or check).


Sailing Car

December 14, 2010 at 8:52 pm  |   Boat Building Projects

The Sailing Car is a lot of fun if you can find a flat place to run it (the harder the surface the faster). The full-battened rig runs loose since the side-stays are connected to the ‘sprung’ axle arms. At Carlson Design in Tulsa, Oklahoma.