The boats which do not have a rounded stern (here belongs the batanas too), need a transom stern (spéčio, špéčo). Phases of its construction are shown below.
|Adjusting the thickness on a portable thicknesser.|
|Detail showing the way of joining transom elements.|
|The transom construction parts were glued using a PVA glue an hold together with F clamps.|
|After transferring the lines from the plan we cut the transom with a jig saw.|
|The transom was painted with red lead tetroxide and joined with the last timber.|