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Cost to Build up your own boats in Indonesia : Prices is flexible

Cost to Build up your own boats in Indonesia : Prices is flexible

The following costs are just an indication of what it can cost you in new building. The main factor is simply the type, price and availability of the wood at the time of purchase as the quality wooden iron wood is hard to get, we strongly recommend you to collect the wood before starting to […]

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Wood Boat Construction materials and methods – Wood Type Construction

Wood Boat Construction materials and methods – Wood Type Construction

Construction materials and methods * Wood – The traditional boat building material that was and is still used for hull and spar construction. It is buoyant, cheap, widely available and easily worked. As such, it is a popular material for amateur builders, especially for small boats (of e.g. 6-metre length; such as dinghies and sharpies). […]

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Building Your Own Boat : Boat Parts – First Step of Wooden Boat Building

Building Your Own Boat : Boat Parts – First Step of Wooden Boat Building

Boat building, one of the oldest branches of engineering, is concerned with constructing the hulls of boats and, for sailboats, the masts, spars and rigging. Parts * Bow – the front and generally sharp end of the hull. It is designed to reduce the resistance of the hull cutting through water and should be tall […]

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Phinisi Nusantara : Buginese Boat Legend when to Northern America

Phinisi Nusantara : Buginese Boat Legend when to Northern America

Phinisi Nusantara is a traditional sailboat from Bugis, made by Bugis craftmanship. The sailboat was purposely made to participate in an international exhibition in Vancouver, Canada in 1986. In the movie Titanic described how technologically advanced steamers in his time was sinking after hitting an iceberg in the middle Atlantic Ocean and claimed many lives. […]

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Unique Phinisi Indonesia Sailing Boat from South Sulawesi of Indonesia

Unique Phinisi Indonesia Sailing Boat from South Sulawesi of Indonesia

No one can deny that the world’s most unique boat Phinisi this, why could that be?, For the start of the search process until the process of making wooden boats full Phinisi to uniqueness. Phinisi boat building is not arbitrary, begun from the cuts in full, traditional ceremonies for the embryo has begun to ship […]

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Mythology and Legend Boats Phinisi In Tanahberu – Bulukumba South Sulawesi

Mythology and Legend Boats Phinisi In Tanahberu – Bulukumba South Sulawesi

One day a pilolog Bugis, Doctoral Nurhayati Rahman, opened the library closet and grabbed a book of ancient literature Bugis La Galigo. He read a verse about the oral tradition of the Bugis boat philosophical: “If you are having difficulties at sea, then palingkanlah boat to the right seven times. If it had not given […]

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Sangiang Beach Boat Building Location : East of Sumbawa Island Indonesia

Sangiang Beach Boat Building Location : East of Sumbawa Island Indonesia

Sangeang beach is located on the north part of East Sumbawa Island, around 70 Km from the town of Bima, Capital of East of Sumbawa. Sangeang beach has been long time for boat building location in Indonesia, Most of the tribe of sangeang known and learn they skills from the Immigrants of Buginese Konjos of […]

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Tanah Beru of Bulukuma South Sulawesi – Oldest Location of Phinisi Boat Building

Tanah Beru of Bulukuma South Sulawesi – Oldest Location of Phinisi Boat Building

Tana Beru – The phinisi boat bulding location. Tana Beru is located 176 kilometres from Makassar City or 23 kilometres from Bulukumba District. Tana Beru is widely known as a place for making traditional Phini boat. In the dry dock we can see a great amount of sailing boat are being made in various size. […]

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