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Malabar I Schooner Project

I'm about to try and build a working scale model of the Malabar I Schooner.
All I have is an empty hull and a set of old drawings.

Wish me luck.


Sept, 2014

here we go...

First I need a flat, stable reference platform, with station marks and a centerline:


Then I built the keel support based on the drawings I had:


To make the rib supports, I traced the hull outlines at 5 of the 12 stations:


Then cut out pairs of rib supports to support the hull and give me reference marks at deck height.


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