Boatbuilding Blog

January 22, 2008


Filed under: Building - Cabin, Building - Interior, Hardware — tomlarkin @ 2:01 pm

I went to a junkyard auto recycler on Aurora Avenue (Pick-a-Part) and got some nice seats out of an old Honda. Grabbed the steering wheel too so I can make make a steering-station mockup. Cost an hour of my time and $50.00. I like the idea of reclining seats in the boat. They also adjust 6 inches fore and aft. I’ll see if that’s enough.

Honda car seats

I’m having a very hard time designing the seating, steering, and instrument placement. I’m going to have to build it all full-size to see what works.


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