OK Amy,daft question... what exactly are you building? It looks like a narrow boat.Cheers"Minty's Pilot"
At 10'6'' its larger than a narrowboat. Its a widebeam with a few subtle differences
Is it sea-going? Or freshwater?I always though you were a "salty" girl....MintysPilot
Salty, but never bitter. There are 4 catagories of RCD - recreational craft directives - the rules which all EU manufactured boats have to conform to.A, B, C and D.Cat D is the lowest and most common. It permits all vessels built to that design and standard to use inland waterways.Cat C, which this one will be, includes inland plus inshore, which does allow a crossing of the English chanel, provided waves are no more than 2 mts high, and subject to having the correct training and experience.B, is an offshore catagoryA includes all above plus oceanic