Kit For Viola 14 Sailing Canoe – USA

Precut Plywood Boat Kits for Viola 14 Sailing Canoe cutting designed by Michael Storer. Shipping USA and Americas.

A Precut Boat Kit for the Viola 14 Sailing Canoe that handles like a lightweight thoroughbred – designed by Michael Storer

Why is it good?

Stores and transports like a canoe (75lbs hull) but sails like a good dinghy.

Balance lug for on water reefing, or modern squaretop laminate sails

All plywood and timber parts cut to dimension. Including centreboard and rudder foils shaped.

To Order a Kit or Discuss Options
Contact Details at Bottom of this Page

For more information on the Viola Sailing Canoe click this link to see Storer Boat plans webpage

Newly Build Viola 14 Sailing Canoe Kit Afloat for the first time. We supply a kit for this canoe.

What is in the Viola 14 Sailing Canoe Boat Kit?

Your Choice, starting from the precut plywood boat kit. Or, right through to supplying everything – sails, foils, glass, epoxy and fittings and printed plan.

All the plywood components for a Viola 14 canoe kit from JO Woodworks - cut and shipped
Longer piece of timber from our boat kit is scarfed. We supply a simple jig to gluing alignment.

All plywood components for the Viola 14 Sailing Canoe are precut to precise shapes. Tank faces and web frame tops are cut oversize to allow fitting on the boat as requirede by the plans.

For the Timber Pack any major components are cut to the final shape.

Long pieces may be precut with scarfs and a simple jig is provided for accurate gluing up – Photo right

We ship to the Lower 48 States and can distribute our kits to other regions in the Americas.

JO Woodworks boat kit for Viola 14 Sailing Canoe laid out on floor by customer

Boat Kit Prototype Built in our workshop.

We built a Viola Sailing Canoe prototype to check all component sizes, shapes and fits.

Three Rig Choices for the Viola Sailing Canoe Kit

If you have questions about the Viola 14 Sailing Canoe in General, the builders and sailors hang out on the Storer Boat Plans Facebook Page. Lots of useful information for considering a build or if you want

The Viola 14 Sailing Canoe comes with three rig options. Most will choose either the 6.3m Lug Rig which allows easy reefing for distance sailing and RAID events or the 5m Laminate sail.

Joost Engelens the first builder, has all three sails and finds the Lug Rig is best for the RAID events. But the 5m sail best for family picnics.

However, Speed Freaks will like the 6m laminate square top sail. Almost as much sail area as a Laser on a much narrower, but better behaved hull 🙂

Below 6.3m Lug, 5.0m squaretop, 6m squaretop.

How to Order a Viola 14 Sailing Canoe Kit

Please contact me by Email, Phone or Facebook Messenger to discuss your options.
We ship to the Lower 48 States and can distribute our kits to other regions in the Americas.

John Owens
870 C.R.3812
Troup, Texas 75789


Phone: 903-894-6293
Email: jowoodworks@yahoo.com
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Why Build From One of Our Boat Kits.

Free up your hands while sailing – the fantastic Tiller Clutch.

See our full list of Plywood and Skin on Frame (SOF) boat kits.

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