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The following links come mostly as a gift from Dave of Dave's Boatbuilding Page who accumulated them for two years.  I havenīt had time to properly maintain these pages, so if you canīt find it here you could go to Boatbuilding CommunityBoatbuilding Webring or the Boatbuilding Ring site for more up to date links.


Plans, Designers, General Boatbuilding Sites

bulletJ. Simpson Ltd. Marine Designers and Consultants Custom Designs - Stock Plans - Consultation Services
bulletJeff Spiras Boat Designs -Stitch-'n-glue and wood framed plywood designs for kayaks, canoes, dorys and small power boats.  
bulletBoat- plans and parts- from N.Z. "We have a Boat Plan catalogue with over 450 designs to choose from, Including: Pelin, Askew, Tennant, Ganley Timber & Steel, Roberts, Wharram, Welsford, McBride, Devlin, Payne, Jordan. We also have a Discount Boat Fittings catalogue with over 5000 products all available mail order."
bulletFree boat design resources from around the Web An attempt to provide a round-up of useful free Web resources that may be useful to amateur boat designers and builders.
bulletVan de Stadt Design Australia Yacht designs and boat plans, stock and custom, for professional and amateur builders. Design examples and listing of vessels for sale available at web site.
bulletBoatbuilding Webring The Boatbuilding Webring provides a supplement to traditional directories, allowing visitors to easily discover and surf between boatbuilding sites of interest. Currently with 107 member sites (and growing), the Boatbuilding Webring connects boatbuilders, boatbuilding projects and boatbuilding resource sites.
bulletBoat Design Net Connecting Boat designers and boatbuilders: boat design and boatbuilding projects, resources, software, books, plans, and 'design site of the month award'
bulletEd Horstman's Multihull Designs
bulletBoat Plans Online A source for building plans and kits, among other things
bulletGlen-L Marine Designs
bulletCyber-Boat Kits and Plans  Something new in traditional boatbuilding
bulletDesign whatever you want with this hull program - it's free
bulletGatorboat   Beautiful Wooden Boat Plans
bulletHartley Boats- these are actually plans for boats you build yourself.   From New Zealand
bulletSteven C. Baker Yacht Design, Specializing in good-looking, fast, comfortable boats.
bulletKen Hankinsen Associates,  Hundreds of boat plans you can build yourself
bulletDevlin Boat
bulletDudley Dix designs
bulletCheap Pages Photos and plans of a Phil Bolger sailing canoe, "Pirogue 12".  Information on a bamboo-framed kayak. Info on bamboo in boats: the Basket Boat, the Tray Boat. Polytarp sails, including several dimensioned plans.
bulletvan de Stadt Design from the Netherlands. Yachtdesigner for professional and individual boat builders
bulletMcNaughton Group
bulletSimpson Design -an Australian site, sail and power designs for home or pro-built boats

Denis Ganley Steel designs-  Steel power and sail designs from Denis Ganley, New Zealand’s most popular steel yacht designer. 9 Power designs from 28’ to 58’,  SAIL 18 classic and traditional designs from 25 to 59 feet,  20 contemporary performance designs from 29 to 60 feet.                                       Available from including plans, patterns, Pre-cut part kits and hull packages.FairMetal Boats, Inc. Ann Arbor, Michigan 734 320 0764

bulletJohns Nautical and Boatbuilding Pages
bulletMessing About-, or messing as our youngest skippers call it, is an active community of amateur boat builders from 6 to ... well, older than 6.
bulletFibreglass and Insulation Services- in Goa, can build your boat, or?
bullet Omer wing sail -The first soft wing sail for the racing and cruising sailor. It is faster, it has better up wind performance and it is easier to handle.
bulletTripp Design- superlative naval archecture.
bulletBerkely Engineering- boat plans for mini tugs

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