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Building the Uqbar Dinghy

Building the Uqbar Dinghy

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  • CUT all parts to exact shape with the help of our cutting diagrams
  • EPOXY fiberglass tape on the outside of the seams.
  • STITCH the hull panels together with metal or plastic wire-ties
  • SNIP OFF the wire ends on the outside and fair.
  • GLUE the panels together by spreading epoxy putty over the wires

In just a long weekend or a few evenings, you can realize your boat dreams with the guidance and detailed instructions offered in Building the Uqbar Dinghy. Boatbuilder/designer Redjeb Jordania walks you through the building process with advice on materials, techniques, tricks and traps, and more. Inside you will find:

  • Plans and cutting diagrams for all models, including rowing as well as sailing versions
  • A captioned Visual Guide that will show you all the steps and illustrates vividly the techniques used in building an Uqbar
  • Detailed step-by-step instructions
  • First-hand descriptions from boat enthusiasts of their experiences building the dinghy on their own to give you the confidence that you can do it, too
  • A glossary of terms related to the building process
  • A list of suppliers so you can easily find what you need

If you are a boat enthusiast, a Scout leader looking for an epic project for your troop, or a woodworking hobbyist wanting a new challenge, Building the Uqbar Dinghy gives you all you need to fulfill your boatbuilding dreams.

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