Hi everybody, we are back on track with the usual work and with the website too. We spent the last two months in almost total lockdown mode here in Italy for covid19; as I guess everybody of you knows, Italy has been beaten quite hard by the pandemy, but we […]

back on track !!! Escapist 24

Hi everybody, an upgrade to the blog section after alot of time of of silence, I apologize for this. I just came back form Germany where I took several pictures of the almost complete IDEA21 cruise built by Milos and Kristine, I have been still there one year ago for […]

IDEA 21 cruiser : the HUGE small boat

Hi everybody, I just got back form Germany, where Milos is building his own Idea 21, cruise version;   first thing,  I have to super thank him for inviting me to take a look at the boat during the hull rotation. The construction is going really fine, neat and clean, […]

Idea 21: upgrades from Germany

Escapism is the avoidance of unpleasant, boring, arduous, scary, or banal aspects of daily life.   (wiki source)   if I apply this definition into sailing cruising activity, my thoughts became : be independent, live at sea avoid crowd and noisy marinas whenever you want widen the range of your cruise to wild […]

the “escapist” boat : an “energy maker” Petrel 33

Petrel 33: widen your horizons     I just published a new page in the project section of the website; the page dedicated to my new project: Petrel 33. Basically Petrel 33 is a sturdy comfortable fast paced 33 footer cruising sailboat suited to be built in a very smart […]

Petrel 33: widen your horizons !!!!

These are several pictures of the first Dentex 420 made by Sandro Rossi (a huge THANK for the pictures) and ready to launch;   Dentex 420 is basically a sit on top seakayak perfectly suited for kayak fishing and relaxed coastal explorations; the building system is the classical “stitch and […]

Dentex 420 ready to launch

Weird works , and where to find them   sometimes  work come from the strangest situation:  several weeks ago I was chatting with a friend of mine who works as a scenographer and set designer for theater and movies, he took a view of several shots of my Stand Up […]

weird works , and where to find them

Hi everybody !!  I’m sorry I’m posting few news here lately, but I’ll promise you this is going to finish , since we have several new projects coming in the very coming weeks. Yesterday a buoy racing sailor wrote me showing interest for Haiku 700 project ; he usually races […]

Haiku 700: how about putting some spice in her ???

new plans coming soon in 2018   we’re working hard to broaden our range of plans for homebuilders and Do-It-Yourself addicted, there are two projects (and a half…) cooking right now on the drawing board. First one is a cartoppable beach cat that I presented on my FB page few […]

2018: new plans coming soon !!

Hi everybody, official page and plans for my AeroWood 310 Stand Up paddle are now available here. Budget to build the board is around 300 € , plans included, if you go for a homebuilt fin ( its drawing is on plans ) or something more if you choose to […]

Stand Up Paddle plans available !

We begin to sold the Dentex 420 plans few months ago with a very good response, she’s the last member of our seakayak family; Dentex 420 is basically a sit on top seakayak dedicated to fishermen addicted to kayak fishing, and to all the ones who want to build a […]

Dentex 420: first pictures !!!

Service Lead batteries, how to choose the right one: This post is the English translation of a post published by Roberto Minoia on his blog; you can find the original Italian version here  ; a huge thank to Roberto for allowing me to traduce and share this article The service […]

Service Lead batteries, how to choose the right one: