Contruction Methods

 

Can-struction PDF

1. Tape cans in pairs - open ends together!. Need to seal cans either with tape or superglue.

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2. Many boats are best built with cans taped together in strings 1 to 2 metres long.

Lay cans in a length of angle iron when taping to obtain straight strings.

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3. Bulk lengths of cans together with chicken wire.

Additional lengths of cans can be tied/wired onto the outside for appearance.

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4. Build a deck

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5. Build a chine - sharp bend

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6. Build a Catamaran for 8 person rowing team

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