Category: Hulls

Dec 7
Building hours spent first year

7 December 2012 we open the doors of an empty shed. A year later and 1666 building hours spent, we accomplished a lot. The designer estimated 6000 building hours for Lees meer

Nov 30
Vacuum infusion hull out side

October-November 2013  After turning the hull we can start preparing the vacuum infusion for the outside of the hull. This should proceed much faster, as we don’t need any tests since Lees meer

Oct 30
Turn the hull

September – oktober 2013:  Breakdown the mold The time has arrived to break down the support beams and turn the hull. Exciting because the hull only really gets his sturdiness Lees meer

Sep 30
Vacuum infusion inside hull

August-September 2013: Paul has a vivid memory of the build of his previous boat. The lamination of the hulls with the hand-lay-up method was a sticky mess. So far we Lees meer

Bulkheads installed

September 2013:   Now that the inside of the hull is laminated we can place the previously made bulkheads. This provides extra security on the inside when rotating the hull. Lees meer

Jan 31
Frames and thermoforming

January 2013:  We took a week off following the New Year celebrations, and therefore have some catching up to do. Despite two weeks of frost we’ve still managed to make Lees meer

Dec 30
Building frames

December 2012; We were finally able to start building the jigs for the hulls. The design that we bought from Schionning was so new that we had to wait while Lees meer