This plan is provided in response to comments by our builder that they
have experienced some difficulty in obtaining plans for easily built but still
substantial tenders for the larger boats they are building. It may be downloaded at
no cost from this page (below) by anyone who is interested. In return we ask only
1. Please make only one copy of the plan. Whilst it is provided free,
it is copyright and we would prefer each builder download their own copy
directly from this site so that we will have some idea statistically of
2. This dingy is derived from our Pippie 8
Sailing Trainer, plans for which are available on this site
for a very low cost. The Tender may be easily upgraded to the sailing version
- please do consider this as it will result in a much more versatile boat.
Pippie 8 Yacht Tender / Dingy
LOA ....................... 2.30 Metres BEAM .................... 1.26 Metres WEIGHT ................ approx 45 Kg ##
## weight may vary depending on type of plywood used etc.
The Pippie Tender may be built by one person from three sheets of plywood.
It is a solid and substantial dingy intended for 1 or 2 persons, and for
use as a tender for a larger boat. It is based on our Pippie
8 Sailing Trainer.
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Mike Waller Yacht Design is a business specialising
in boat plans for amateur boat builders. We provide
stock plans for both monohulls and multihulls, mainly catamarans. Other
designs are sailing skiffs and sharpies, as well as power catamarans. Our
designs mainly feature timber construction, in plywood or cedar strip plank
composite construction, using the W.E.S.T. system (wood epoxy saturation
technique). Our designs are intended mainly as cruising boats, although
several have done well in racing