Links

Here are a selection of links to helpful sites or suppliers that I use.

Suppliers

Berryer Design

Michel at Berryer Design did all of the design and specification work for the rudder system on Miss Isle. Michel is an incredibly accomplished designer with a vast knowledge of the marine industry.

EC Fibreglass Supplies

My go-to store for all cloths, composite materials and consumables.

Rest Express

An e-commerce store based in the South West of England that specialise in wood finishing products. I use Rest Express for glues, West Epoxy and Mirka sanding products.

SML Marine Paints

SML marine paints are a great source for the really hard wearing stuff! I use their paint for my hull bottoms and epoxy topcoats for bilges.

Boat Paint

I use boatpaint.co.uk for my varnish, paint and associated consumables.

Hardy Engineering

Hardy Engineering did all the welding and Stainless Steel machining on the rudder system for Miss Isle. Highly recommended.

Robbins Timber

A timber supplier in the South West of England that specialise in quality marine plywood, softwood, hardwood and boat fastenings. I usually use Robbins for all of my boat building timber supplies. They also now offer a CNC cutting service.

Boat Plan Sites

Classic Wooden Boat Plans

A great source for digital download plans of classic wooden boat designs.

Glen-L

A great site offering a wide choice of full size paper plan sets for wood, metal and fibreglass boats.

Club Sites

CMBA

The Classic Motor Boat Association of Great Britain is the number 1 club in the UK for classic boating enthusiasts.