Pic-Nic Materials List

The purpose of this material list is to help you estimate the likely cost of your project. The list of materials is not exhaustive as there are many small items you will need, but here are the materials covering about 80% of the cost.

Marine Ply

  • 5mm x 8’ x 4’ sheets      5 off
  • 6mm x 8’ x 4’ sheets      2 off
  • 9mm x 8’ x 4’ sheets      7 off

Softwood (e.g. Douglas Fir)

  • Battens, Gussets, etc    150mm x 20mm             20 meters
  • Sheer clamp                    10mm x 45mm              20 meters
  • Chine                                8mm x 60mm                30 meters

Hardwood (e.g. White Oak)

  • Knee & Outer keel         5 or 10mm x 45mm       35 meters
  • Inner keel                       10mm x 120mm             15 meters
  • Outer keel                      45mm x 70mm                 5 meters
  • Inner stem                     30mm x 90mm

Hardwood (Choose for Durability & Appearance)

  • Rubbing strakes            10mm x 40mm              20 meters
  • Coaming                         8mm x 100mm               8 meters
  • Outer stem                    35mm x 65mm

Epoxy & Fibreglass

  • Epoxy Resin & Hardener            10 kg
  • Fibreglass cloth 200g/sq. m       6 sq. m (1 layer) or 12 sq. m. (2 layers)
  • Colloidal Silica filler (West System 406 or equivalent)      10 Litre
  • Microlight filler (West System 410 or equivalent)               5 Litre

Miscellaneous

  • Inspection Ports (must be watertight)      5” Round ports, 9 off
  • Seats 2 off, table, seat cushioning for aft seat
  • Outboard engine, controls, steering wheel, fuel tank & vents
  • Deck hardware – Cleats, fairleads, lifebuoy
  • Windscreen (Acrylic)