Re: Plans detail and other information
A few months back there were some discussions concerning "Happy Time"
which is at the upper limit of your length range at 18'2". I feel
that this boat would be an excellent daysailor, even though the essay
calls it a cruiser, with the advantage of a small cabin for some
--- In AtkinBoats@yahoogroups.com, "yojo18840" <yojo18840@...> wrote:
> Hello all.
> I very much like a couple of Atkins designs and am leaning towards this
> designer for my second boat (the first was a flat bottom lapstrake
> skiff for oar which is in its final stages).
> I hope to get some feedback on two issues.
> Are the plans detailed enough for someone with moderate experience and
> having read most of the classic building books? Is there typically
> anything that is left to interpretation? What is your opinion of the
> level of detail.
> Second, I'd like some input on the choices (and any designs that you
> may recommend) for a daysailer with a bit of performance designed in,
> that is in the 12-18 foot range. I'd like now to gain some experience
> with a round bilge project (classic steamed frames, solid backbone,
> plank construction). I like, so far, Catnip and Sanderling.
> Thanks all in advance, for the comments,