Calidris is 21ft overall and was launched in 2000. The hull is based on Iain Oughtred’s
Caledonia Yawl, the rest is mine - the twin drop keels, the rudder, the cabin, deck
layout, and the lateen rig, etc. The lapstrake construction is marineply on oak,
almost everything is held together with epoxy resin!
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Amber is my attempt at the whole process of boat building. From concept to construction.
She is 10’ long with 4’6” beam. The idea was to design a lightweight, cartop-able
dinghy that sailed well, looked good, and was relatively easy to build. She was launched