The plans cover the selection and sourcing of all the necessary materials
required, most of which are easy to find and available in various levels of
suit your pocket. However, it never hurts to buy the best as it will reward
you in the long term with less time spent on maintenance and more time out
playing, which is probably why you wanted to build something in
the first place!
Our designs are perfect for the first time builder. They are a great way to
gain confidence. Building one of our offerings will introduce you to all
aspects of wood working but on a small and inexpensive scale. Mistakes, if
you do make them, won't adversely affect the outcome and they certainly won't be
costly. It's not rocket science!
There are no complicated offsets or patterns to use, all the panels are cut
out from wood or plywood following simple measurements. It's a bit like a 'join
the dot' puzzle, only bigger! Click here
to see a sample page from the plans.
All our plans are available for immediate download. Clicking the
link will take you to PayPal where
you can pay with your credit card, or use your account if you have one. Save
the pdf file to your hard drive. The whole process takes just a few
minutes. And don't forget, every time we sell a set of
plans, we will plant five tree on your behalf! Click here
Easily build your own caravan, dinghy or bicycle. Our concise pdf metric plans consist of
about 100 pages and
well over 100 photos that lead you step by step through the entire process.
From choosing wood to using tools, no aspect of the building process has
been omitted. Even if you have never picked up a woodworking tool in your
life, you can do it. If you can follow simple instructions and are not
afraid to have a go, you could soon be having fun in one of our wooden creations. Plans
start from just £25 with special discounts if you buy the Foldavan and any
other Woodenwidget design.
Our designs have to work in the real world and whether it is a folding caravan,
a bike or a boat the same rules apply. They must be stable,
lightweight and yet tough. Easy to build and fun and practical to use.
We offer a bicycle, a folding caravan and a range of four different dinghies in various
sizes. All have been specifically designed to be as easy as possible to
build from from easy to find materials.
All the designs allow a huge amount of variation in choice of materials and
the way the build is finished. Many of these options are covered in detail
in the plans along with many helpful Internet links.
learn more about the plans