Attractive and full-featured bulletin board connecting boat designers and boatbuilders. A showcase for designers, amateur and professional, with lots of concepts and designs, from traditional to space-age. Free membership and extensive non-member browsing.
Grab bag of tips and commentary on different ways to get a boat, including when and where to buy, whether it's cost-effective to buy fixer-uppers or charter boats, buying overseas, or building. Contains excerpts from hard-to-find bulletin board and newsgroup postings, as well as links to useful sites and vendor pages.
Selling plans, kits, and boatbuilding supplies since 1953, Glen-L offers about twenty cruising sailboat designs from 17 to 55 feet. Most designs are for one-off fiberglass (using foam sandwich or fiberglass planking), cold-molded wood, or multi-chine steel.
Home-building designer and custom builder of beautiful traditional pocket yachts with an English flair. Plans are available for building one yourself, or you can have them build your boat. Designs from 22 to 40 feet. Diagrams and some photos
Provides design and construction management of modern, high-quality ocean cruising yachts in the 63-80 foot range. Also sells the semi-custom Dixon 72 cruising sailboat.