Vendia 9mm planking from Finland and Collano Semparoc glue from Switzerland, plus a few coats of International Clear Primer, white paint, what a brilliant combination to build a boat. Here's the latest Viking Boats of Ullapool creation, an Iain Oughtred-designed Arctic Tern, the 17ft version, after being turned. and at the long process of fitting out begins.

Wednesday, 21 March 2012

Wednesday Afternoon

Floors began to go in yesterday and by tomorrow, Thursday, will be in place. At some point I will try and explain how the little gadget that Mattis made from his spirit level was used to fit floors to strakes. For the time being let's just say it was all done entirely by hand and eye.

1 comment:

  1. Nice. Look forward to hearing about the spirit level. Self made gadgets are always interesting.