Vagaris Build Process

by Adrian on February 15, 2012

The factory building process from aluminium framework to a fully launched boat.

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    Aluminium Ribs

  • 002-Bottom of hull

    Bottom of hull

  • 003-On its side

    Hull on its side

  • 004-X07-Cherbourg 001

    Newly delivered shiny hull

  • 006-Inside the hull

    Jax and Remy (the designer) inside the bare hull

  • 007-Our hull being exopied

    The hull being covered with a coat of exopy

  • 008-IMG_1968

    Transom and stern anchor roller

  • 009-IMG_1974

    Underneath - showing the bowthruster

  • 010-Engine Insertion

    Start of construction - engine insertion and cable guides

  • 011-Start Wiring

    Starting the wiring

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    Forepeak bulkheads starting to go in

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    Flooring starting to be added

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    Hull insulation, pipework, waste tank etc

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    Joinery going in

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    Galley and heads being made

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    Chart table and saloon

  • 018-Interior Panorama

    Interior Panorama

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    Coachroof mouding ready to be attached

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    Foredeck and hatches

  • 021-IMG_3089

    Lifting keel

  • 022-IMG_3094

    Transom, rudders and stern roller

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    Cockpit view

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    Saloon almost finished

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    Machine space inside technical room

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    Forepeak looking aft from bunk

  • 027-Exterior View

    Exterior view in factory

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    Transom and equipment arch

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    Solid bowsprit and anchor

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    Cockpit and arch

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    Out of the yard into the open - rigging and mast installed

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    Leaving the factory

  • Waiting for the tide to come in

    Waiting for the tide to come in

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    In the water at last

  • Waiting at the dock in cold Cherbourg

    Waiting at the dock in cold Cherbourg

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