Advice 1: How to make a wooden boat yourself

Survival in extreme situations requires certain skills, among them also important is the ability to build himself shelter and transport, in the event of unforeseen or dangerous situation. In this article we will talk about how to make their own hands a wooden boat. Besides the fact that this information may be useful to you in situations of emergency, the manufacturer of this boat will be a great entertainment for you and your kids in your free time.
How to make a wooden boat yourself
Instruction
1
For the manufacture of boats prepare tools and two boards with a length of 3.6 meters. The width of each Board should be 50 cm and a thickness of 20 cm. Take two support straps and place them in a position to hold the beams for the construction of the boat, one plank should be placed slightly above and the second below.
2
To brace the bow of the boat saw a piece of timber, and then saw out feed bar, the length of which should be 60 cm Width planks for the stern is 25 cm.
3
The ends are installed on the frame boards together on the nose the future of the boat and attach the lumber sawed for the nose brace, with screws. The opposite ends of boards which will be on the stern, attach the strap to the stern.
4
On top of the aft straps attach with screws wooden seat. Thus, you now have a basis for a boat without a bottom. To install the bottom turn the boat upside down and attach it to a Board of desired length and width, filling the empty space in the bottom.
5
Then take and hemp, using a blunt chisel and mallet, firmly hammer tow all the cracks of the boat. After filling the cracks with a tow will prestolite joints of boards. From inside the boat a short distance from its bottom secure strap that will serve as the basis for future seats.
6
On top of the planks, install the boards for the seat and screw them on. Last clip on the sides of the boat oarlocks for oars.

Advice 2: How to build a boat from wood

Simple wooden boat is an essential companion for someone who likes to relax in rustic ponds to fish and raft the rivers on camping trips. Unlike other forms of water transport, the boat is easy to make yourself if you know how to handle the tree and possess the necessary tools for its production. Boat made by hand, can withstand loads up to 400 kg, and subsequently, if desired, you can install it on motor and sail.
How to build a boat from wood
You will need
  • Board;
  • - sheets of plywood;
  • - oil paint;
  • - white;
  • - nails;
  • - screws.
Instruction
1
For the manufacture of boats prepare materials seven pine boards 15-20 mm thick, 300 mm wide and 5 m long. These boards will need to trim the hull of the boat. Also prepare three pine boards 4 m long, 300 mm wide and 50 mm thick pine Board 30х200 mm, 2 m length and two plywood sheet of thickness up to 5 mm. For filling joints you'll need pounds of oil paint, as well as three kilos of white in linseed oil. For fastening parts of the boat, prepare 1.5 kg of nails, a length of 5 cm and 1 kg of screws of the same length.
2
Start to build that boat with the manufacture of the frames. Frames must rise above the level of side 200 mm. After the frames make a stem and transom, install them on the keel plank, whose length is 4 m and cross-section 50х20 mm, with nails. Nail benches between frames.
3
Installation to the side boards, attach the top side of the frames, stem and transom. Neustanovena Board clear when the work is finished, and in the end cutting the extra edges of the frames – 200 mm protruding above the stern. The bottom side of a Board nail.
4
The keel Board and tear the nail instead of the Board, which is the bottom of the boat. Secure the boat on the top side of the Board. In the joints of the planks of the bottom three fasten the keel to the joints were sealed.
5
Prokonopatit the joints between the boards, tow moistened in linseed oil and then sand the joints with sandpaper. In the bow of the boat make of plywood in the trunk for things. If you catch a fish under the middle bench set live well.
6
Paint the boat inside and outside with oil paint on two or three layers. Manufacture of prepared boards, two paddles. The boat is ready.
Note
Portable mini boat "Guppy" I am the owner of 6-metre boats — and my fellow hobby — enthusiast and fisherman — designed and built, guided primarily by the need to have on-Board Dinghy for the boat and the boat-cartop for the car. The idea was inspired by the boat project "Jack Sprat", published in No. 55 of "cue" (see here), but the housing we decided to build out of fiberglass.

Advice 3: How to make aluminum boat

Advantages of aluminum boats are known to all. They are lightweight, durable, convenient to carry. And of course, for fishing purposes, this boat is simply irreplaceable. Not everyone can afford to buy a boat for fishing. Not a problem! It can be done by yourself, would be willing and skillful hands.
How to make aluminum boat
You will need
  • duralumin sheet thickness of 3 mm, metal scissors, cardboard, pencil, dowel, drill, cutting Board.
Instruction
1
Draw a drawing of the future boat. Fishing boat needs to be stable and roomy, yet small and maneuverable. It is not necessary to do the keel in the front. The Americans and the Germans. For example, fish from boats, similar to the trough with the transom and the front and back. But these boats are light and lifting. In principle, the basis of the boat you can take any small ship, measure it and draw a drawing. The minimum height of the sides of the boat should be 350 mm. the angle of the transom to the water table should be approximately 30-400. Lightweight version of the fishing boats may not have a frames (of a set of cross frame) and stringers (longitudinal members). The stiffness of bearing elements, the sides and bottom, will provide the seat (banks) and plancher. The side of the boat in front smoothly into the sloping transom trapezoidal shape.
2
Draw a drawing on cardboard in full size and assemble the future of the ship. In the Assembly immediately reveal all the design flaws that are easier to eliminate in the design stage.
3
After making layout boats, transfer the markings on sheets of aluminum. Snips carefully cut out the parts of the boat. Make the necessary adjustment and hem.
4
Drill the holes for the riveting at the joints-the joints (allowances worksheet) hull. The holes should be arranged in two rows in a staggered manner with a pitch of 20 mm. the Distance between rows is 15 mm. Overlapping sheets of aluminum expansion joints – 35mm. Use the rivet shaft diameter 3 mm in the underwater part of the hull with countersunk head, in other places – round. Miss mating surfaces heavy-bodied paint to give it more integrity. Rivet body.
5
Mount along the top edges of the sides of pensiri of pine boards 100x15 mm. Nail plancher to the boards with galvanized nails. Rivet to the sides of the angled brackets and install banks (seats) also of pine edged boards 30х250 mm.
Cover the boat with primer and paint. Wait until dry and pull her into the water.
Note
Linder aluminium boats at competitive prices. In the sale of the Swedish motor and motor-rowing boats, Linder aluminium different layouts: the leader of the boat for fishing and family recreation. Selling and shipping, lowest prices on Linder motor boats, technical characteristics and photos of the boats Linder.
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