Re: Riviera and Monaco

[ Boatbuilder Connection Archive - Designs ]

Posted by Wayne Cox on June 28, 1998 at 00:55:59:

In Reply to: Riviera and Monaco posted by Andrew Ross on March 26, 1998 at 01:41:51:

: I have decided to build either ofthe two above. Has anyone in Australia built or began construction of these. I am a relative novice to boat building and would appreciate any help which I could be afforded. Cheers

While I am in New Zealand it is perhaps close enough to offer some advice. I started my Riviera about 6 months ago and have had no problems up to the planking stage.
The frames and keel,chines & inside planking are all Macrocarpa which is really cheap in this country. The outside veneer is to be Mahogany.

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