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This Manual explains the Stitch & Tape method of small boat building. It also has information on the materials you will be using as well as a brief mention of the tools. Not many tools are needed for the DIY home builder these days. There is also a section on setting up a workspace and the design process.
All the help you should need to build any small dinghy or canoe that is built using the Stitch & Tape method.

Also includes the basic plans for out Rye Bay 6 dinghy.

The STANLEY SmallCraft Stitch & Tape Boat Building Manual

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