Apr 13, 2011 . Most of the masts that I make are built hollow using the so called "Bird's Mouth" technique. This is just a development of a vast range of similar.
Jul 25, 2012 . Building a new mast mizen mast. The old one has rot in some places and also the cable for the vhf antena radio was broken so needed to be.
hollow. After having read through this, you should not feel quite as lost if you want to rig a boat between 1 and 10 tons with a wooden mast. Malena 1994, 6.
Wooden Mast and Spar building for your wooden boat, comparing solid wood spars with hollow spar making techniques.
For an 18 foot mast, I am just wondering if it would be just fine to use two pieces of wood, use a router to hollow out what will be the inside,.
Aug 24, 2012 . the mizzen mast for my boat is finished and ready to be put up. It was interesting doing it and a lot of work but in the end is paid of. I added a.
After exploring making a grown mast from a spruce tree and building a laminated solid mast, it was eventually decided to go with a hollow douglas fir mast.
Apr 2, 2014 . Mast Section from step to spreaders, 9 1/2″ x 7 1/2″ outside dimensions. I have developed a “new” mast construction method for use on light-.
I thought I'd ask about this on a new thread. Not specific design details but question about lighter wood vs using thinner, stronger, heavier wood.
Hollow Wooden Masts. by Reuel Parker. November 18, 2013. For many millennia, sailboat masts have been made from trees. Trees are an obvious choice,.