'how we went about building a sailboat'
...we couldn't afford to buy our first catamaran, so we built one. These are our tales and tid-bits of how we did what we did on a very slender budget.
Building Tokyo Express: Turning a dream into reality. The building of a 40ft catamaran.
It took 3 years and $70,000 to turn a pile of wood, fibreglass and epoxy resin, into a boat that became home for the next 5 years. It was the biggest task I’d tackled and the best thing I’ve ever done - Tim Weston.
Unique Sailing Catamarans from the man who invented them - Legendary Catamaran Designer James Wharram. For those interested in seaworthy boat design and development, this program documents an intimate view of the design process.
Certainly knows how to build on a budget and how to keep it simple. It's a design you either like or dislike.