Refitting the Jeanneau was a good practice run for a bigger project. I am now going to try to build a boat from scratch. That will be more satisfying but it will also be more risky and take longer.
The design is around 42 feet (almost 13 meters) and is still being developed. The drawings for certain components (e.g. rudder, boom) are already available. That’s where I will start.
A great 21st century philosopher once said: ‘Let’s see what happens’
Step 1: build a very big toolbox.