This model of a commercial sailing craft is designed after the Chesapeake Bay Skipjack used in the New England oyster trade. Plan include FULL SIZE patterns for all pieces including the sails.
There are two paddles detailed in this pack single bladed and double bladed. It is usual to carry single bladed paddles on a canoe, but a double bladed paddle can be useful as an auxiliary when paddling by yourself or in calm conditions. There is information on sizing the paddles to the user - this is particularly important on long trips.
This fishing bow is a delight to watch as a balance toy, as the mechanism balances and pivots, the boy rows his paddles. An intricate project that requires skill and patience while adjustments are made. But once completed, it is a fascinating project.
Noah and his Ark of animals, floating on the water in search of dry land. But where is the other monkey! We bet he is monkeying around again! Custom sizing available upon request. This is our small version. Coming soon we will have our much larger version for a full yard display of animals!
By Garrett Lambert - Our boat needed a small-ish coffee table that could be raised for dinner for two, or for dinner and bridge for four. We looked hard but found nothing available commercially. The solution was to make one, and this one does it all.
The Qivitoq is an Inuit-style Sea Kayak, and was heavily based on native design. The original inspiration came from the Chewonki Kayak. That article and others on Greenland type kayaks were the foundation.
Mouse started life as a one-sheeter, that is, an exercise to develop the smallest, cheapest possible boat. As a result, it is not a boat to which you can safely trust your life in any sort of waves - as anyone who climbs into a Mouse will quickly realize.
I think this boat could be quite something - a fast 14ft one-man rower that comes out of two sheets of ply. Designed for flat water, you will notice that in order to reduce the fuss at the waterline to a minimum, I have worked the waterline at the design displacement so that it just kisses the chine.
A fun variety to suit everybody and rugged enough to endure the little hands that will play with them. Five sets of vehicles is this pattern package. Four cars, boats, planes, truck and military vehicles. Plus a bonus plan set for a circus train. 21 toys in all.
Since 1998, we have curated the Internet's largest online woodworking resources database.
Our pre-approved, hand-picked DIY project resources are updated daily. We work hard to ensure our database contains only safe, accurate woodworking desitnations for woodworkers and hobby crafters.