Glider

Glider rowing catamaran

Glider is a 12-foot plywood catamaran just for rowing. It has a sliding seat and some nice long oars and lightweight construction. She is built with 1/8-inch luan plywood with stringers and frames, and 1/4-inch luan plywood for the bottom and the seat. It is a very stable and fun build and can be used […]

Drifter 16

Drifter 16 cartopped

I already linked you to the Drifter 12, the Drifter 12L, and the Drifter 14. This is the biggest of them all, the Drifter 16. This trimaran is a great boat for exploring protected rivers and bays, or for camp cruising for one person, with plenty of storage for gear. It is easy to build […]

Drifter 14

Drifter 14

The Drifter 14 trimaran is a bigger version of the Drifter 12 and Drifter 12L. It takes about 15 minutes to assemble, and can be car topped, or carried on a small trailer. It is very stable and easy to sail, tacks well, and is quite fast. Great for kids, or anyone to learn how […]

Drifter 12L

Drifter 12L

The Drifter 12 L is a higher performance version of the Drifter 12, with longer amas, and a taller mast. Just like the Drifter 12 it can be paddled or sailed with a simple rig using a windsurfing mast. The sail rolls up and can be reefed to any size in seconds. The boat is steered […]

Drifter 12

Drifter

The Drifter 12 is a small plywood trimaran that can be paddled or sailed and is perfect for exploring rivers, bays, and lakes. The rig is simple, using a windsurfing mast. The sail rolls up and can be reefed to any size in seconds. The boat is steered with rudder pedals, so your hands are […]

Tricycle 2.0

This plywood 10′ multihull is for the more experienced boat builder. With the links provided, you should get a good insight into what the construction process is like.  (link 1) (link 2) Plans can be found on the 10′ class site and for some help, you can register on their forum where experienced builders are […]

Uffa 10′ multihull

Uffa multihull

The Uffa10 is part of the ten-foot class. It is a boat designed to obtain good racing performance while maintaining the possibility of easy tourist use. The hull is of the chine type with a rather limited dihedral in the hull to facilitate gliding. The sides are vertical to maximize waterline width while keeping the […]

Mister Bean

Bean Trimaran

Mister Bean is a 10 ft trimaran built by Mario Falci. The material used for this build is polyurethane. When you are not familaire with the material you can find a detailed description by the builder over here.  The website is in Italian but that should not be a problem for your friend Google Translate. […]

Chica

Chica Trimaran

Chica is a lightweight 10’class trimaran design made out of plywood. Although she’s lightweight waves don’t disturb her at all. That’s because of the shape of her hull. She’s very easy to build and to sail. So for a beginner, she’s perfect. Go to the free plans»

Pirate Chick

Catamaran

This is a catamaran design made out of polyurethane. With a length of 10′ and a beam of  6′ it’s a fast and agile boat. She’s at her best with wind speeds above 6 to 8 knots. Then the fun begins. The technique of this build is new for me so I can not tell […]