I am getting close to spinning the boat again and I have been thinking a lot about what I need to do to be safer this time around. I want […]
From his backyard in Palo Alto, Calif., Chris Robinson is building a tsunami-proof capsule out of epoxy and plywood that he hopes will be strong enough to survive a tsunami […]
MAR 14, 2014 02:03 PM ET // BY ALYSSA DANIGELIS Maybe Noah was just preparing for a tsunami with that ark. Designer Chris Robinson has never sailed a boat before, but he’s spent […]
…this is the lead in for the Wired Video… BUILDING A TSUNAMI-READY LIFEBOAT. Chris Robinson has never built a boat or even sailed, and he admits that a tidal wave […]
Tracing/cutting/filling the last bits from my second hull layer of 1/4 inch ply. I’m looking forward to taking a break from epoxy for a while. 🙂
I had originally planned to build the entire hemishphere and then get a bunch of people to help lift it in place. The final element would weigh around 450 pounds. […]
Wow. This is a milestone! Now I can put away all of my templates and routing jigs. Just assembly now to finish off the frame. This is great!
I’m getting the hang of midship glue up now, so gluing up the second row was much easier than the first.