** - Design and repair resource for amateurs and professionals.
Plans, books, discussion forums, feature articles and reviews.
The Arques School of
Traditional Boatbuilding - In Sausalito, California, offers
a full-year apprenticeship program and short courses in traditional
wooden boatmaking and associated crafts. Includes information
on classes, projects, staffing, alumni, news, and school location.
Boat Design Net -
Boat design projects, plans, marine design software, books,
schools, production v-hulls and catamarans.
The Boat Shop -
Online version of the PBS television program. Includes information
about the show, boat plans, boatbuilding tools and tips, and
related links. Also supports a message board.
Index - Index of boat building techniques and information
for home, hobby, and garage boat builders.
Webring - Project sites as well as design resources connected
in a ring.
- An index of internet sources of boat building plans.
Building a Sport Boat
- Step by step building of a 26 foot racing sailboat, a DIDI
- History, specifications, manufacturing methods and other
information related to a human-powered hydrofoil.
Boats - Parameters for efficient electric boat design.
Suitable boat plans and equipment. Links to related sites.
Ferroboats - Comprehensive
site on the aspects of ferro-cement boats, from history to
building or buying.
Free Boat Design
Resources - Links to articles, essays, boat design software
and even a number of free small boat designs, including some
to Boatwrights - Lists of boat plans and sources and books
on boatbuilding, boat plans, boat designs and designing, skiffs,
sharpies, canoes, dinghies, and other buildable boats.
- Offers details and photos of Ron Galli's Trinity, a home-built
61' sail boat. Includes a list of home boat builders and photos
of their boats, building tips, and message board.
How to Build
a Submarine - Details on a college physics project to
build a submarine for under $400.00.
International Yacht Restoration
School - Purpose is to teach the skills, history, science
and art of restoring, maintaining and building classic yachts,
to preserve the knowledge, heritage, craftsmanship and aesthetic
genius inherent in these yachts, and to maintain a fleet of
restored watercraft for the purpose of teaching. Located in
Newport, Rhode Island.
John's Boat Page -
Step by step details of the design and construction of a steam
John's Nautical and
Boatbuilding Page - A collection of links and articles
The Landing School
of Boatbuilding and Design - The Landing School offers
state-of-the boatbuilding, yacht design and marine systems
technicians programs in Kennebunk, Maine.
V Designs - Pictures and commentary on building a 39 foot
outboard powered Sharpie houseboat, and a 20 foot trailerable
- Info on tug plans, construction, accessories and related
- Free exchange of building and design information for self/home-built
Riviera Construction Project - Building a Glen-L Riviera
in the basement and garage with boatbuilding tips for the
Nova Scotia Boat Builders
Association - Provides members with support services and
consumers with information relating to the Nova Scotia boat
Boat Building - Up to date work logs and pictures of our
home boat building projects.
Scout Boats Factory
Tour - Unofficial site. Includes detailed photos and descriptions
showing various models in all stages of construction. Factory
located in Summerville, South Carolina.
- Devoted to the construction and use of soft wingsails on
small boats for the experimental sailor on a tight budget.
Includes references, materials and cost, construction, details
on how the wingsail works, message forum, and links to other
Steve's Wing Dinghy
Website - Details the construction and, eventually, the
sailing of the Wing Dinghy, a 12' sailing dinghy designed
to be built from scratch using plans by Stevenson Projects.
- Information to assist those that might have an interest
in building a small submersible submarine.
Super Yacht Society
- Members are individuals and companies who have been recognized
for their leadership and dedication to raising the standards
of design construction, maintenance, repair and operation
of large yachts.
- New Zealand based ezine providing resources and news for
home boatbuilders, owners, restorers and users of small boats.
Includes boats plans cataloges, galleries and stories about
Abacino Yacht Charters
- Luxury sail and power yachts in the Caribbean, Greece, Turkey,
Bahamas and Seychelles
Aqua Terra Sailing
- Customized Charters - Skippered cruises from the Caribbean
to the Riviera or Seychelles. Relax or learn to sail with
ASA certified instructors. Gourmet chef aboard.
Cat - Sailing tours between the Caribbean in winter and
the Mediterranean in summer on a 40 ft catamaran taking up
to 7 guests.
Sailing Holidays - Luxury crewed charters on motor and
sailing yachts and catamarans on the Mediterranean and Caribbean
- A New York based luxury yacht broker arranging weddings,
corporate events or vacation holidays for up to 600 guests
in coastal USA, Caribbean or Greek waters.
Ashley Charter Yacht Vacations - Yacht charters, cruises
and travel vacations in Caribbean, Greece, and Corsica for
as low as $150.00 per day...
- Manages and arranges charters on luxury crewed yachts in
the Mediterranean and Caribbean.
- Fully crewed prestige sailing yachts and catamarans in the
Mediterranean and Caribbean.
Yacht 'Clin d'Oeil'
- Jacques Fioleau's 60 foot fast sailing catamaran will be
cruising from the Caribbean to the Society Islands in 2001.
'Colo' - Jean Claude, skipper - Crewed and comfortable
55 ft ketch will cruise to remote bays or historical places
anywhere in Mediterranean or Caribbean Seas.
- Ketch offering sailing, diving, waterskiing, wakeboarding,
fishing and windsurfing in the Mediterranean or Caribbean.
Yacht 'Viking girl II'
- 65 ft cutter sailboat with great crew available for charter
in the Eastern Mediterranean and Seychelles.