Instructables: exploring - outside - boats - ship http://www.instructables.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 20:31:54 PDT BLOX v1.01 Homemade Pontoon Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Pontoon-Boat/
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Thu, 27 Mar 2014 13:45:08 PDT
How to Make a Simple Pop Pop Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Simple-Pop-Pop-Boat/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/8Z6F/HJAHW6G5/FDG8Z6FHJAHW6G5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/8Z6F/HJAHW6G5/FDG8Z6FHJAHW6G5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDG/8Z6F/HJAHW6G5/FDG8Z6FHJAHW6G5.SMALL.jpg Dave Hax This video guide shows you how to make a simple model pop pop steam boat out of a few household items. Great fun craft idea. Items needed are: 1 Drinks Can 1 Juice Carton 2 Straws Blu-Tack
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Sun, 21 Jul 2013 12:32:05 PDT
America's cup hull design http://www.instructables.com/id/Americas-cup-hull-design/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/XCH8/H9G17CW1/FZFXCH8H9G17CW1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/XCH8/H9G17CW1/FZFXCH8H9G17CW1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZF/XCH8/H9G17CW1/FZFXCH8H9G17CW1.SMALL.jpg sparten11   This picture is one of my hull concepts for the america's cup contest. I have already performed flow analysis on the layout and is very efficient.  I have added a unified flexible member for stability, as you can see in the center of the catamaran design. The combined member should add additional ...
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Mon, 19 Nov 2012 08:28:16 PST
How to Build a sail boat that is much cheaper than retail ones. http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-sail-boat-that-is-much-cheaper-than-retail/
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Thu, 6 Sep 2012 13:13:36 PDT
Fun & easy sailboat [Protei 009.1] http://www.instructables.com/id/Fun-easy-sailboat-Protei-0091/
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Wed, 15 Feb 2012 02:27:59 PST
Unsinkable Toy Ship http://www.instructables.com/id/Unsinkable-ship/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif tilmen This is a toy ship made from a plastic sheet (out of an old  file).If you build it carefully, It doesn't sink for a long long time.
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Wed, 6 Jul 2011 00:09:29 PDT
My Carved Wooden Ship!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Carved-Wooden-Ship/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/NPS8/GKQ36EVO/FXUNPS8GKQ36EVO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/NPS8/GKQ36EVO/FXUNPS8GKQ36EVO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXU/NPS8/GKQ36EVO/FXUNPS8GKQ36EVO.SMALL.jpg lil larry   My school has a creek that runs through it. We have boat races every year. Everyone decided to make they're boat out of paper, plastic, popcicle sticks, or french fry trays while I made mine out of wood. Carved wood. It is a model from the Civil War. Ther name is moniter I beleive. I think the mat...
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Tue, 1 Mar 2011 19:36:25 PST
Ship's Helm http://www.instructables.com/id/Ships-Helm/
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Sun, 27 Sep 2009 22:35:01 PDT
pvc kayak http://www.instructables.com/id/pvc-kayak/
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Sat, 23 Sep 2006 20:22:12 PDT