Preservation & Documentation

Explore the ways that The Center for Wooden Boats documents their boats to preserve not only their details, but their legacy. 


Preservation with 3d Models

In 2014, The Center for Wooden Boats led a year-long experiment funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services to develop a new method for using digital photogrammetry for the long term monitoring of the shape of large objects and to test the possibilities of using this inexpensive software as a tool to aid in documenting large objects.

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Documentation Through CAD

In 2016, The Center for Wooden Boats explored 3D modeling through Computer Aided Design (CAD) programs.

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