Yes, You Can Build a Boat Videos



#01 Do You Have the Skills?



#02 Building Flat Bottom Boats



#03 Building V-Bottom Boats



#04 Boat Building Tools

Hand Tools Mentioned (Opens in new tab)


Crosscut Saw: https://amzn.to/2RukQZa
Back Saw: https://amzn.to/2ufZVRB
Japanese Saw: https://amzn.to/37ddJuG
Smoothing Plane: https://amzn.to/37bv7jH
Block Plane (Standard): https://amzn.to/2NKvsC3
Block Plane (Low Angle): https://amzn.to/2TGZjzi
Japanese Plane: https://amzn.to/2sFCr80
Combination Square: https://amzn.to/2RyeU1p
Adjustable (T-Bevel) Square: https://amzn.to/3yFCXzc
Yardstick - 48" (English & Metric): https://amzn.to/2tBD6rt
Stanley Tylon 8m/26' Measuring Tape: "https://amzn.to/2v70ZYx
Chisel Set: https://amzn.to/2RxQxRo
Rasp Set: https://amzn.to/2RCiRlo

Power Tools Mentioned (Opens in new tab)


DEWALT 20V MAX Cordless Drill / Driver Kit: https://amzn.to/30Dpzf4
DEWALT 20V Max Jig Saw: https://amzn.to/2TJWNrR
DEWALT DCW210B 20V Max Brushless Orbital Sander: https://amzn.to/37fnzw4



#05 Boat Building Fasteners

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Deck Screws for 2x Framing to 2x Framing (#10 x 2-1/2): https://amzn.to/2OB3GIF
Deck Screws for Keelson to Framing (#10 x 3): https://amzn.to/39ilIYf
Deck Screws for 3/4 to 1-1/2 Framing: (#8 x 2): https://amzn.to/39fIEHv
Deck Screws for most ply to framing (#8 x 1-1/2): https://amzn.to/39fIEHv
Deck Screws for 3/4 to 3/4 framing (#8 x 1-1/4): https://amzn.to/39fIEHv
Deck Screws for 1/4" ply to framing (#6 x 1): https://amzn.to/386JNRy

Bronze Wood Screws: https://amzn.to/2usstYt
Countersink starter drill for traditional wood screws: https://amzn.to/2GZ8EdV
For Driving, DeWalt 1/2" 20V Drill Driver: https://amzn.to/2UyLwuL
Brace and Bit for Screw Driving: https://amzn.to/2tBD6rt



#06 Boat Study Prints and Boat Loading



#07 Boat Power and Outboard Shafts



#08 Boat Building Materials



#09 Homebuilt Boats Decks, Seats and Cabins



#10 Inboards, Outboards, Transoms and Wells

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Coleman 2.5 Horsepower Outboard Motor: https://amzn.to/2LvCcCo
Sea Dog, 6 hp Outboard Motor: https://amzn.to/3fSkwP4
Sea Dog 18 hp Outboard Motor: https://amzn.to/2yYJ7Bd

Small Outboard Bracket: https://amzn.to/2ZhBxwf
Basic Jack Plate: https://amzn.to/2Lr4LRm
Adjustable Jack Plate: https://amzn.to/2yYJ7Bd

Hydraulic Jack Plate: https://amzn.to/3ctKvuh

Inboard motor shaft seal: https://amzn.to/36bKyJ3
Inboard Motor mounts: https://amzn.to/2WwfJv5



#11 Boat Plans and Plan Modifications



#12 Which Boat is Right for You?



#13 Flotation for Home Built Boats



#14 Fiberglassing Boats

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Aeromarine Epoxy 1.5 Quart [1.4 L]: https://amzn.to/3a6QxCT
Aeromarine Epoxy 1.5 Gallon [5.5 L]: https://amzn.to/3mfYQyD
Aeromarine Epoxy 3 Gallon [11 L]: https://amzn.to/37fDCwg
Fiberglass Cloth 50" [1.3 M] Wide - 3 Yds [2.9 M]: https://amzn.to/2We5pH6
Fiberglass Cloth 50" [1.3 M] Wide - 10 Yds [9.9 M]: https://amzn.to/3gItbED
Fiberglass Cloth 50" [1.3 M] Wide - 15 Yds [14.8 M]: https://amzn.to/3gP7ItR
Microspheres Epoxy Filler 0.5 gallons [1.9 L]: https://amzn.to/37WVStH
Talc Filler for Epoxy Resins 1/2 Gallon [1.9 L]: https://amzn.to/3niOZsY
Aerosil Fumed Silica (Cab-O-Sil] 1 Gallon [3.8 L]: https://amzn.to/37bvkWr

Fiberglass Roller Kit: https://amzn.to/2K3qW2O
Disposable Paint Brushes: https://amzn.to/2K0pfmT
Industrial Wax Paper: https://amzn.to/3mftGrd



#15 Ply-on-Frame or Stitch-and-Glue



#16 Boat Building Adhesives

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Bonding Epoxy 1 Quart [0.8 L]: https://amzn.to/3rNdstb
Bonding Epoxy 1/2 Gallon [1.6 L]: https://amzn.to/38UC4ri
Aeromarine General Epoxy 1.5 Quart [1.4 L]: https://amzn.to/3a6QxCT
Aeromarine General Epoxy 1.5 Gallon [5.5 L]: https://amzn.to/3mfYQyD
Aeromarine General Epoxy 3 Gallon [11 L]: https://amzn.to/37fDCwg
Microspheres Epoxy Filler 0.5 gallons [1.9 L]: https://amzn.to/37WVStH
Talc Filler for Epoxy Resins 1/2 Gallon [1.9 L]: https://amzn.to/3niOZsY
Aerosil Fumed Silica (Cab-O-Sil] 1 Gallon [3.8 L]: https://amzn.to/37bvkWr

Elmer's Ultimate Glue: https://amzn.to/3hEAOMP
Sticky Ass Glue: https://amzn.to/3nbAqXw
SLocktite PL Premium 3X: https://amzn.to/2X8BAZ2



#17 Outboard Shaft Lengths



#18 Fitting the Chine Log



#19 Building the Frames



#20 Adding Strakes, Keels and Runners



#21 Ply on Frame Boat Maintenance

Products Mentioned (Opens in new tab)


Drain Plugs, Stainless: https://amzn.to/2UIi2wA
Drain Plugs, Bronze: https://amzn.to/3r0pyPE
Drain Plugs, Nylon: https://amzn.to/3wyOOxq
Boat Cover Medium: https://amzn.to/3wt1C8B
Boat Cover Small: https://amzn.to/2U2d4ea
Bilge Pump - Electric Automatic: https://amzn.to/3e6pBnE
Bilge Pump - Manual: https://amzn.to/3AQNERC
Marine Spar Varnish: https://amzn.to/2UJ0zEE
Marine Spar Urethane: https://amzn.to/3yFCXzc
Enamel Paint: https://amzn.to/3k7MsTF



#22 Spray Rails

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