Instructables: exploring - outside - boats - ship Thu, 23 Mar 2017 04:08:17 PDT BLOX v1.01 How To Dock A 630' Great Lakes Freighter In Black Out Fog
How To Dock A 630' Great Lakes Freighter In Black Out Fog - More DIY How To Projects]]> amenough So you're at anchor in black out fog and your company is breathing down your back about getting into the dock. Let's use that pressure to get in so we don't have to spend the rest of the day answering emails about when the weather is going to change or justifying to someone 600 miles away if it's re...
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 13:33:48 PDT
Homemade Pontoon Boat
Homemade Pontoon Boat - More DIY How To Projects]]> Dr. Lazer Monkey UPDATE:  The canopy was too weak and a strong wind knocked it over, luckily I have some materials to build a new and improved one. This one will come with see though plastic curtains that we can use to block out the wind. I will buy a second hand gas motor, but keep the electric one as back up. I am...
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Thu, 27 Mar 2014 13:45:08 PDT
How to Make a Simple Pop Pop Boat
How to Make a Simple Pop Pop Boat - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
America's cup hull design - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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.
How to Build a sail boat that is much cheaper than retail ones. - More DIY How To Projects]]> When in doubt, duct tape! WARNING: WEAR PROTECTIVE GEAR AT ALL TIMES. GLOVES, BOOTS, AND WHEN PAINTING A GAS MASK. DO NOT TRY TO SAIL THIS ON THE SEA OR IN DEEP WATER WITHOUT A LIFE VEST. This boat is made for calmer water, and rough waves may shred the boat.  DO NOT sail if you cant swim! Hi guys, I'm publishing yet a ne...
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Thu, 6 Sep 2012 13:13:36 PDT
Fun & easy sailboat [Protei 009.1]
Fun & easy sailboat [Protei 009.1] - More DIY How To Projects]]> frits297 We are two students from the Technical University of Eindhoven and we are currently working on Protei, an open-source initiative to develop sailing drones to clean the oceans.  We designed and built a sailboat that could be easily adapted to different designs, we also took into account to built it ...
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Wed, 15 Feb 2012 02:27:59 PST
Unsinkable Toy Ship
Unsinkable Toy Ship - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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!!!
My Carved Wooden Ship!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> 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
Ship's Helm - More DIY How To Projects]]> frank farrell Making a Ship's Helm From Scrap Timber. making rings for front, back and centre make two rings and two centres from plywood.Use a large size compass ( I made one for an earlier project ) and scribe two set of concentric circles. Outer diameter is 600mm, inner diameter is 400mm. This plywood is 3m...
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Sun, 27 Sep 2009 22:35:01 PDT
pvc kayak
pvc kayak - More DIY How To Projects]]> hellokeller First it was the PVC marshmallow gun, then it was the willow tree kayak then came the PVC Kayak. I was inspired by the first two projects and they happily came together. I used {10} PVC pipes (1/2in) each 10ft long from Home depot, {28} 45 degree elbows, {2} rolls of duct tape, {1} 11' by 15' tarp...
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Sat, 23 Sep 2006 20:22:12 PDT