Their Care and Repair

Of Ferro-Cement Boats

One of the great advantages of a ferroboat hull is....if it was built reasonably well in the first place, almost any damage is repairable.

The sloop 'Katrea', in happier days on a quiet mooring in Tonga.

The above 2 pics give an example of her inherent strength by the limited damage sustained after hurricane damage and laying on a reef for 3 years.

For full repair details read the book

'Ferro-cement Boats'

by Colin Brookes.mSNAME.amRINA.
available at

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The information and comments given on this 'World Of Ferroboats', website are based on first-hand experience gained by the contributors over many years of use, designing, surveying, building and repairing ferro-cement boats.