I took the Cozy Boat to Maker Faire. Kids loved it. The swarmed all over it playing pirate, looking for seamonsters, rocking it back and forth. It's a...
Step 10: Sewing a Cord into the Edges
We carried the whole shebang indoors to use the best sewing machine in the world, a "unicorn" from Korea. We sewed a hem all around the edge. We put a 1/4" polyester cord in the hem first, for extra reinforcing. We left the ends of the cord hanging out so we could tighten it later.
Bio:Tim Anderson is the author of the "Heirloom Technology" column in Make Magazine. He is co-founder of www.zcorp.com, manufacturers of "3D Printer" output devices. His detailed drawings of traditional ...read more »