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The virtues of a flat bottomed skiff

I think this is an impressive video that includes a couple of very nice ideas. My little stitch and glue skiff designs – the 15ft 6in Julie, the 14ft Sunny and the 12ft Ella – are all ply, not ply with a … Continue reading

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A sailing Ella skiff in Catalonia

  Catalonia-based writer and sailor Ben Crawshaw (of Light Trow fame and theinvisibleworkshop) has got in touch to say that together with friends a chap called Bosco has built this example of the sailing version of the my 12ft flat … Continue reading

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Ben Crawshaw’s book Catalan Castaway is available to order

I’m delighted to be able to announce that Ben’s colourfully illustrated 224-page book will be available from Lodestar Books in a few days and is now available to order, priced at £15 in the UK, £17 Europe and £20 outside … Continue reading

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