Friday, July 24, 2015

Coconut Composites

Another use for dried coconut husk fiber.  Traditionally used to make sennit, the handmade rope of the tropics used for lashing, it also works well in combination with epoxy resin.  It is stretchier than fiberglass but available everywhere in the tropics for free.

Saturday, July 18, 2015


A skin on frame shunter.  More info and photos here and at the Proa File blog.

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Sunday, July 5, 2015

Canoa Caieria I

Follow Ernesto Cassol building his Ulua in Brazil.