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Australian Amateur Boatbuilder Pocketmags. Digital subscriptions are available across all devices and include all regular issues released during your subscription. Would I build another boat? Modern efficient foil shapes are a surprising and pleasant contradiction given the design origins of the craft, and their operation provides a good example of the simplicity of detailing that prevails. For the record, I chose to fit the sides to the structural components in the following order after experimenting with the model; Stem, Bulkhead 3, Transom, Bulkhead 4, Bulkhead 1, Bulkhead 2.