This blog will take you along the different steps of building a 23 foot dropkeel sailboat. The DIDI 23 is one of the available designs for the amateur builder designed by Dudley Dix. The boat is built as a radius chine trailer sailer from plywood with bulb dropkeel.
I am 59, married, have two adult children and working as engineer for rf techniques at a physical research centre of the Helmholtz Association. I live close to the Elbe river in a suburb of Hamburg, Germany.
Saturday, 2 July 2011
Bulkheads E, F and I
I am delayed regarding my schedule. I rolled up my sleeves and have been cut out three bulkheads this weekend. Seven of ten bulkheads are finished now.