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 60, 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.
Wednesday, 1 July 2015
Deck and Cabin under Progress
Since my last post I worked 64 hours but the visibleprogress is not that giant. ButI've donea lot. I
filled the scoop, painted the aft stowages, worked on the cockpit,
scarfed deck stringers, started closing the deck and the cabin.