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.
Monday, 10 April 2017
Paint Preparation (Continuation)
After applying the 3rd layer of EPIFANES Epoxy-HB-Coat, fairing and applying another two layers of EPIFANES PU Primerthe cabin surface is still not good enough for finish painting.I'll have still to fill and fair a bit.