As part of CYTV's ongoing boat building video session series, the latest walks you through how to hang a hinge – ideal for joinery jobs on your classic boat.
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The man who spent seven years rebuilding world-famous classic yacht MARIGOLD, Greg Powlesland, recounts his experience sailing the Camper and Nicholson designed, 80ft (LOA) gaff rigged gentleman's cutter in Cannes – the first time since her launch 23 years ago!
Get boat building tips direct from the workshop in this selection of videos narrated by experts. Watch how to burn off a wooden hull, sharpen a chisel, use the right wood plane for the right job, learn top tips on varnishing....
Collars, the spar maker, has just completed a significant repair on the rig of the Laurent Giles designed Bermudan cutter ‘CETEWAYO’, in time for this season’s racing. Here, Jeremy Freeland describes the mast’s ongoing relationship with the Collars’ workshop and its craftsmen and the feeling when it finally returns to the boat and the care of the owner.
CYTV talks to professional rigger Chuck Demangeat about rig failures on board classic yachts and the things you can do to prevent breaking your rig.
Do you know a rebate plane from a wood jack plane? Find out the difference between the various planes used in classic boat restoration in this video...
Learn how to strip a wooden hull and achieve the perfect smooth finish with this step by step boat building guide.
BREAKING NEWS: Historic and rare 1896 barge in imminent danger of being broken up. Watch the Barbara and Dominic Bridgman plea for support in this video....
Do you struggle with varnishing? Watch Suffolk Yacht Harbour’s latest boat building film for top tips and a step by step guide to achieving the perfect finish.
Suffolk Yacht Harbour (UK) shows how to repair a plank on a wooden boat by fitting graving pieces to the planking in this boat building video.....
Trading sail area for waterline length - the mysterious design now launched as 'J8, Topaz' races for the first time today at the Saint Barths Bucket against Velsheda & Ranger.
Cowes boatyard fire causes classics to be lost.