Scamp Balanced-Lug Rigging Tutorial

Posted by on Jan 11, 2019 in Best of GHBoats, SCAMP | 0 comments

By popular request… at long last, a video tutorial about rigging the SCAMP Sailboat, with its balanced lug rig! It can look a bit intimidating at first if you’re only familiar with sloop-rigged boats, but it’s actually pretty simple once you know what you’re doing. We hope you find this helpful! ⛵️ As a side note, this tutorial is also helpful for the Melonseed, which uses the same essential balanced-lug rig. The...

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How to Rig a Sloop Sailboat (Video Tutorial)

Posted by on Nov 13, 2017 in Best of GHBoats, Our Boats, Point Defiance | 1 comment

Well here’s something that’s been a long time coming… a video tutorial of how to rig one of our sailboats! Here Falk demonstrates how to rig up our 12′ Point Defiance Sailboat. As a sloop rig, this one is pretty representative of how the majority of our boats are rigged, with some slight modifications based on the model and options you choose.    We’ll also be updating our written instruction manual soon to better...

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A beauty of a boat – 10′ Navigator with custom woodwork

Posted by on Feb 22, 2014 in Best of GHBoats, Navigator |

One of the best things about being a custom boatbuilder is working together with a client to create something special.   The result is that sometimes folks end up with boats that are more like works of art than ‘just a dinghy’. Here is a prime example of a Yacht Tender that shows a real appreciation for how the tender can compliment the mother vessel. This Navigator sailboat was designed with matching hull color, varnished Mahogany...

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