Redneck Duck – Intro

Redneck Duck – Intro

About the PD Racer The PD Racer is the brainchild of David “Shorty” Routh who believes that sailing should be a sport that is “cheap, creative, and …fun on the water.” PD Racers are basically 4’ x 8’ box boats that share a common hull up to a height of 10 inches....

Redneck Duck – Plans

This is Page 2 of Building Instructions for the Redneck Racer Camp Boat. Cutting Guide Panel 1: Sides Panel 2: Inside Frames Panel 3: Decks Panel 4: Underdeck Framework Panel 5: Inside Frame Reinforcement Panel 6: Stern Transom Panel 7: Bow Transom Panel 8: Wishbone...

Camp Sailboat Day 1

This is Page 3 of Building Instructions for the Redneck Racer Camp Boat. Summary of Activities Read over pp 1-19 of this Camp Sailboat project manual. Carefully review this summary of the day’s activities as well as the notes and tips before beginning. Note that most...

Camp Sailboat Day 2

This is Page 4 of Building Instructions for the Redneck Racer Camp Boat. Summary of Activities Purchase materials. Purchase the following in #2 or better lumber in pine, fir, poplar, or cedar: (7) 1” x 2” x 8’ strips; (2) 1” x 3” x 8’ strips, (2) ½” x ¾” x 8’ clear...

Camp Sailboat Day 3

This is Page 5 of Building Instructions for the Redneck Racer Camp Boat. Summary of Activities (This is a good day to involve children or grandchildren who might not have been present for earlier activities) Purchase paint materials. Buy a quart of exterior latex...

Camp Sailboat Day 4

This is Page 6 of Building Instructions for the Redneck Racer Camp Boat. Summary of Activities  Purchase a 5 lb. weight and other materials for the leeboard and rudder. Try to find a 5 lb. flat barbell weight at a Play it Again Sports or similar sports store. These...