The flat-bottomed skiff can be both the most and least refined craft afloat. Popular by their ease of construction.
Designed by Stephen Weld
LOA - 16'
Beam - 4' 5"
Draft (db up) - 10"
(db down) - 2' 8"
Weight - 250 lbs.
Sail Area:Leg-o' mutton - 75 sq. ft.
Lug - 85 sq. ft.
Construction: Plywood planking over bulkhead frames
Alternative construction: Cross-planked bottom, planked sides (details included)
Lofting is required
Skill level: Intermediate to Advanced
Plans include 5 sheets, plus 9 pages of additional notes from the designer including lines, construction for plywood and cedar-planked versions, lug and leg-o' mutton sail plans.