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Aluminum Catamaran

I have built several boats from Marine Grade Aluminum I very much like the Pahi 42 desine .    I do not like the idea of dagger boards,  I…

Started by Alfred Archibald Linthorne

32 Mar 13
Reply by Alfred Archibald Linthorne

There's no mistake that cant get fixed with epoxy.......

  Hi all built it for a few days tore it to pieces.... then did it again........     Why Not's? lee pod.....  https://youtu.be/dFRCXG03AY0

Started by rael dobkins

0 Mar 9

Proa WHY NOT? total build episode 2

  His face lift goes on... from day sailor to micro cruiser..... total build, on a shoe string. 2nd episode, from Balkan Shipyards. https:…

Started by rael dobkins

0 Feb 23

The inspiration I got from Wharrams lead to this.....

  I just love multi hulls.  For me Wharrams are the most logical, they just focus more on what's important then only performance. That's th…

Started by rael dobkins

6 Feb 15
Reply by rael dobkins

from Day sailor to baby micro cruiser....

  Hi all Proa Why Not? is so sweet that I'm gonna convert him into a micro cruising, camping, shoestring, poor man wanna go sailing..... sa…

Started by rael dobkins

0 Feb 12

Error on Melanesia Plans

This one cost me a lot of brain power before I figured it out, so I'm posting here in hopes it will save another Melanesia builder a headac…

Started by Rich Young

3 Feb 11
Reply by Nathan Stanley

Possible new build?

Yep, I thinking/dreaming of another build,who knows? Hans Klaars magnificent boat Ontong Java would be the inspiration for the build. I wou…

Started by paul anderson

12 Jan 28
Reply by Jeremy Walker

Stern drain hole

I'm still getting to know my recently acquired Pahi 42. A few mysteries remain. One of those mysteries is the drain hole in the compartment…

Started by Robert

6 Jan 27
Reply by Andy Best-Dunkley

Is this the correct way to tie lashings Tiki26.

Was just wondering if this is the best solution . Was concerned that the lashing crosses the loop in the bowline and could cut through with…

Started by patrick lennon

6 Nov 25, 2016
Reply by Lee Dilkes

Crossbeams assembly and hull line up.

Bonjour, Back and center crossbeams have to be in contact with the cabin bulkheads, or is it necessary or possible to leave a gap? Thanks a…

Started by Éric Bouvéron

4 Oct 26, 2016
Reply by Éric Bouvéron


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