This Roberts 53 multi chine steel yacht has been built in Australia and is due to
be launched in 2003. These photo's are courtesy of Dave and Roslyn, the owner builders
Framing and plating the hull upside down.
This photo shows the framework required for building the hull upright.
The frames hanging from the joists with chine bars in place.
The keel plated. Stringers let into the frames.
The same stage from the rear of the vessel.
Bottom plates added.
The same stage, taken from the transom..
Inside the vessel showing the frames and stringers lying against the hull.
Deck Beams added.
The hull fully plated.