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The time I built a sailboat in high school<br />twitter:	tsdrown<br />email:	tyler@drown.org<br />web:		http://tyler.drown...
Building a sailboat<br />When I was 17, I decided I was going to build a sailboat<br />From the end of February   through ...
Building a sailboat<br />I built and launched the boat within 137 days<br />The plans are for a Stevenson Weekender, purch...
February 24th<br />keel lofted<br />
March 4th<br />
March 6th<br />March 11th<br />March 12th<br />
March 20th<br />bulkheads, hull, transom ready<br />
March 24th<br />hull bottom attached to keel<br />
April 1st<br />deck attached<br />
May 3rd<br />lazaret attached, benches cut<br />
May 7th<br />hull sides & cabin trunk attached<br />
May 7th<br />
May 13th<br />cabin rafters & stringers added<br />
May 13th<br />cockpit  bench frame attached<br />
May 16th & 17th<br />cabin windows & deck hatch cut<br />
May 17th<br />deck hatches <br />+ cabin bookshelves<br />
May 26th<br />bench seats attached<br />
May 26th<br />bench backs & hatches cut<br />
May 30th<br />boat flipped for fiberglassing<br />
June 1st<br />hull fiberglassed<br />
June 8th & 10th<br />June 10th:<br />hull gel-coated<br />
June 11th<br />boat flipped & toe rail added<br />
late June<br />deck & cockpit fiberglassed<br />
late June<br />bowspirit & mast stump added<br />
July 1st<br />grab rail & companionway hatch<br />
July 1st<br />almost ready<br />
July 2nd<br />prepared for travel<br />
July 4st<br />Christening & launch<br />Chebacco Lake<br />Essex, Massachusetts<br />
July 6th<br />Pleasant Bay<br />Orleans, Massachusetts<br />
July<br />Pleasant Bay<br />Orleans, Massachusetts<br />
Thank you to everyone who helped me.<br />twitter:	tsdrown<br />email:	tyler@drown.org<br />web:		http://tyler.drown.org<b...
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The time I built a sailboat in high school

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I built a gaff-rigged sailboat from plans a number of years ago. These pictures show the process.

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  1. 1. The time I built a sailboat in high school<br />twitter: tsdrown<br />email: tyler@drown.org<br />web: http://tyler.drown.org<br />
  2. 2. Building a sailboat<br />When I was 17, I decided I was going to build a sailboat<br />From the end of February through June of that year, I built a 20-foot gaff-rigged sloop<br />
  3. 3. Building a sailboat<br />I built and launched the boat within 137 days<br />The plans are for a Stevenson Weekender, purchased online<br />
  4. 4. February 24th<br />keel lofted<br />
  5. 5. March 4th<br />
  6. 6. March 6th<br />March 11th<br />March 12th<br />
  7. 7. March 20th<br />bulkheads, hull, transom ready<br />
  8. 8. March 24th<br />hull bottom attached to keel<br />
  9. 9. April 1st<br />deck attached<br />
  10. 10. May 3rd<br />lazaret attached, benches cut<br />
  11. 11. May 7th<br />hull sides & cabin trunk attached<br />
  12. 12. May 7th<br />
  13. 13. May 13th<br />cabin rafters & stringers added<br />
  14. 14. May 13th<br />cockpit bench frame attached<br />
  15. 15. May 16th & 17th<br />cabin windows & deck hatch cut<br />
  16. 16. May 17th<br />deck hatches <br />+ cabin bookshelves<br />
  17. 17. May 26th<br />bench seats attached<br />
  18. 18. May 26th<br />bench backs & hatches cut<br />
  19. 19. May 30th<br />boat flipped for fiberglassing<br />
  20. 20. June 1st<br />hull fiberglassed<br />
  21. 21. June 8th & 10th<br />June 10th:<br />hull gel-coated<br />
  22. 22. June 11th<br />boat flipped & toe rail added<br />
  23. 23. late June<br />deck & cockpit fiberglassed<br />
  24. 24. late June<br />bowspirit & mast stump added<br />
  25. 25. July 1st<br />grab rail & companionway hatch<br />
  26. 26. July 1st<br />almost ready<br />
  27. 27. July 2nd<br />prepared for travel<br />
  28. 28. July 4st<br />Christening & launch<br />Chebacco Lake<br />Essex, Massachusetts<br />
  29. 29. July 6th<br />Pleasant Bay<br />Orleans, Massachusetts<br />
  30. 30. July<br />Pleasant Bay<br />Orleans, Massachusetts<br />
  31. 31. Thank you to everyone who helped me.<br />twitter: tsdrown<br />email: tyler@drown.org<br />web: http://tyler.drown.org<br />
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