Here are some links to people with whom we are connected, or have a good deal of respect for.

This list will be developed further as we work through the remaining pages to be developed.

Boat Designs

Selway Fisher Design Paul Fisher's 300+ boat designs.
Dudley Dix Yacht Design Wood, GRP and Steel yachts. We are UK agents for kits for Dudley Dix Plywood designs.
 - Exocetus Catamaran Kits Provide kits for Dix Design's DIX470 Catamaran
Classic Marine Online ordering for plans for Iain Oughtred and other designers.
Conrad Natzio Simple but effective small boats.
Blue Lightning Keith Callaghan's high performance dinghies and trailer sailers.
Duck Trap Woodworking Beautiful New England Wherries & Skiffs
Whisstock Boat Design Clinker Ply and Chine sailing boats.
Bruce Roberts Designs for Cruising & Motor Boats
Campion Boats Dinghies & Dayboats

Boatbuilding Resource Pages

Ian Parson's Stornoway 14 build Ian is building a SFD Stornoway 14 from one of our kits.  There are some very useful tips on planning a build, tools, methods, and the problems encountered in the build and how to get around them.
Gavin Atkin's Boatbuilding resource page A wealth of web links for home boat builders.
IntheBoatShed Gavin Atkin's Blog about all to to with boats.
Christer Bystrom's resource page More links for everything boatwise.

Materials Suppliers

Robbins Timber Excellent Marine Supplies in Bristol
Sea Span Chandlery Edinburgh The friendliest Chandlery on Scotland's East Coast!
Classic Marine ...and all the fittings for a very classic looking boat.
Anglia Stainless Suppliers of stainless fixings of just about any description you can think of.  Supply their stock quickly and at good prices.
Upper Largo Chandlery New yacht chandlers in Fife.  Website will be up in a few weeks, in the meantime call 01333 360217
Wilson Cover-ups Tailor made boat covers at very competitive prices.  Tel: 01333 423515 Mob: 077 9025 3443
Based in Leven, Fife.

Internet Boatbuilding Fora

We know there are hundreds of them, but here are a few that are specific to the designs we've so far developed.
Selway Fisher Builder Sailor Group A very busy forum for SFD builders
Oughtred A group for people building Oughtred designs.
The Caledonia Yawl & Voyage of The Aegre A very active group discussing Iain Oughtred's designs, with a bias towards the Caledonian Yawl
Cape Henry 21 A Group for builders and potential builders of the Cape Henry 21


Jordan WOOD Boats Warren Jordan (No relation) in Oregon USA - He makes some very nice looking Boats, including cradle boat kits.