BUILDING A TRADITIONAL "RUNDGATTING"

On this site you will find pictures and information from the building of a "rundgatting", a traditional swedish double-ender, handcrafted in pine and oak.

Facts, building materials, methods etc.

The history of the boat type.

Read about the boatbuilders.

Svensk version Svensk version

marking up the lines of the planking
Gallery 1
Start of planking
Gallery 2
Making oars and pictures of other boats
Gallery 3
planking and sailmaking
Gallery 4
planking and making floor timbers
Gallery 5

planking completed, making frames
Gallery 6
pictures from school
Gallery 7
Boats are taken out
Gallery 8
time to launch
Gallery 9