Monday, February 21, 2011
Sunday, February 13, 2011
Monday, February 7, 2011
Bas Martens recently launched his Ulua in Auckland, NZ. The hull is strip planked Paulownia, a timber grown on plantations in Australia and New Zealand. Paulownia is slightly lighter than cedar but heavier than balsa.
You can follow the project at his blog: http://uluabuild.blogspot.com/
Wednesday, February 2, 2011
Here's a video of the launching ceremony complete with a Hawaiian chief: