The Wooden Boats and Bits Exchange.

The Wood Boats and Bits Exchange at DIY Wood is a FREE advertising space for anyone wishing to sell, or exchange Wooden Boats or Bits/items of Chandlery.

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At the DIY Wood Boat Boats an Bits Exchange, you can Buy, Sell or Exchange anything to do with Wooden Boats, its on the web and it's FREE!

Trading at the Wooden Boat exchange means you no longer have to travel from your home to find a bargain!

Visitors and dealers are welcome to sell, buy and trade at the Exchange from anywhere in the world, try it out for yourself, you have nothing to lose.

The Wooden Boat Exchange online is accessible 24/7.  

These are tough economic times and money is hard to come by.

So why not turn those unwanted Boats and Bits into cash.

Or trade then in for something you do need on-line without using cash (except for the postage)!

I recently exchanged some surplus tins of red lead powder (I’d initially bought three times as much as I needed) for a diesel tank which I did need.

Are you one of those Boaters with all sorts of Bits gathering dust in your garage?

There might be another Boater who is desperate for just that Bit or Boat.

Here is the platform where you can help yourself and the other boater!

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Previous posts

16' Hi Liner Fleet Star '59? 
Looking to move this along to the next owner. No rot. No motor. Has trailer, fold down top and cushions. Sale is "as is where is" Hope Maine …

Dan Kidney Duck Skiff 
I have a Dan Kidney duck skiff (1910-20s) that I haven't used in 50 yrs. (garage stored). Is there a buyer's market for such a craft in great condition? …

2003 Glenn L Design, 23′ Tahoe (Mahogany Runabout Riva Replica) 
This boat is a real head turner. As a beautiful mahogany runabout, it always gathers lots of attention. The boat was built by my dad. Hence …

Sailing Yacht NINA 
An historic yacht, that was bought in 1994 and restored completely within 12 years using the original photos and materials. One of the main goals was …

Shifiter Linkage Questions 
Please help need bushing for 1956 chris craft shifter linkage.

Any Small Boat, seaworthy enough to be used on St. Clair River near Port Huron, Michigan
This is a shot in the dark but, I'm moving back to Michigan from Montana. I'm 57 years old & I've been Perm. Disabled for the past 20+ years. I know …

1956 Owens Flagship 35' 
I inherited this 1956 Owens Flagship 35' boat from my dad. He bought it in July of 1999. It's been sitting where you see it now since then. …

7'2" Auklet Yacht Tender 
This new, fine little dinghy is an Ian Oughtred design and was recently built by a boat builder with 20 years experience. The hull is okkume mahogany. …

1961 Krogen 42' motorsailer  
SOLD Ruggedly built of teak, mahogany and ipol by American Marine in Hong Kong this classic vessel is one-of-a-kind. She is currently floating …

Ananda, 45-foot Pilothouse Ketch 
Ananda, built in 1979, is a sturdy, carvel-planked ketch that needs some work, but can provide a solid live-aboard for someone willing and able to do the …

1959 Whirlwind Runabout  
This boat has been in my extended family since new. Has been stored inside until 2 years ago. 1964 Mercury 50 HP motor. 1966 Holesclaw trailer. …

Boat emblems 1956 wolverine boat 
where can I find emblems for a 1956 wolverine boat to buy. The originals are gone. The boat is restored and has a newer motor. I have had it out …

70's project 5mt  
I have been told by a shipwright that is able to be re built, my knowledge is nil regarding boats. The boat is located in Candelo 1/2 hour from Bega …

1973 Trojan Sea Raider that was repowerd and crafted by Mayea Boat Works  
This is a one of a kind vessel that will need to have some work done and some TLC if you love the Wood Look. I am selling this as I have aquired another …

1969 carver 19' cuddy  
Make an offer! Needs a home and someone willing to restore her... 100% there just needs talc!

Atkin 32’ Gaff Rig Cutter 
SPECTACULAR VALUE FOR TRADITIONAL WOODEN BOAT LOVER Built by experienced builder/owner. 80% completed Survey Valued as is $35,000 …

Custom Cuddy Cabin Flat-bottom Skiff (Michalak AF4B Breve). 
The Jim Michalak-designed AF4B “Breve” is a shorter version of the AF4, and a simple, low-powered cuddy cruiser intended for protected waters. It …

Wanted Wooden Boat Bits 
I am looking for a restoration boat from between 1955-1957. Let me know if you have something for sale!

I have an orginal Fairey duckling that it kept in my garage Based in Cambridge Please email for more information and photos …

Hardy 20 Pilot 

Fairey Marine Duckling 
Hi All I have for sale a one owner from new Fairey Marine Duckling. She is in good used condition and the old boy that owned her from new has looked …

New 4 inch Anchorfast Monel Nails 
New 4 inch Anchorfast Monel nails, approximately 200 pounds, $1600, Contact or call John (813)203-5717 …

cresset 1929 classic 
I am selling "Cresset" (the one from good boats, and recent winner of best restoration at Victoria classic boat show). I have spent 7 years restoring …

Clock & Barometer 
Matching pair 6inch diameter Brass, from Ladyline (years ago). The Clock is quartz. I am afraid both are in used but serviceable condition. £20 …

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Grand Banks 1969 
32' Grand Banks, needs some TLC. Great 120hp Lemann ford engine. Best call for details if interested 513 474 1620. Very resonable. …

Kings Shilling - Classic 1947 Norfolk Broards cruiser  
The Kings Shilling is a true Broads classic. Originally built in 1947, from Guatemalan mahogany over an English oak frame. Every element has been …

1947 I-14 (14 foot International) 
1947 International 14 class mahogany sailboat. Restored--west marine epoxy system. Replacement value at survey estimated over $20k. Stored indoors …

1964 Broward - 76ft 
Restored for Sale or Trade Beautiful restored boat with teak and mahogany and cedar closets. Asking $75,000 for quick sale. Will consider trades. …

Getting Rid of an Old Boat 
How to Get Rid of Your Boat. Your boat has served you in good stead for many years. You’ve gone on many memorable expeditions, and had some great …

Marine Grade Plywood - high quality available  
We have Marine grade G2S Plywood - 3/4 " @ $ 110.00 per 4 x 8 sheet and 1/2" - 4 x 8 @ $ 95.00 Cnd Funds - located in Toronto - email me at …

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Boats and Bits Information for Sellers.

This is a simple, effective and easy way to beat the recession and sell your Wooden Boat or Boat Bits at the next-generation boat jumble, online! And it's FREE.

There is no middle-man, and you're in complete control of selling your Boat or Bits from handling inquiries to shipping the item.

Once you submit details about your Wooden Boat or Boat Bits at the Exchange by filling in the simple form below, you will need to check back at the Boats an Bits page regularly to read any comments or answer any questions that shoppers might have posted about your merchandise at the exchange market.

If your Wooden Boat is sold or no longer available, please let DIY Wood know by contacting us as soon as possible, preferably within 48 hours, so that we can mark as sold or remove to avoid disappointing visitors who may have been interested in buying your Boat or Boat Bit.

The Boats and Bits Exchange is a free service and as such, DIY Wood is not involved in the actual transaction process and not responsible, in the unlikely event that the sale does not result in a happy outcome.

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Boats and Bits Information for Buyers.

If you are interested in any of the Wooden Boats or Bits listed for sale below at the end of this page please reply or ask any questions in the comments link or contact the seller directly.

If you are looking for a particular type of Wooden Boat or maybe you're trying to locate a certain piece of equipment, place a WANTED post describing the item you want to purchase using the simple form above.

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Describe the Wooden Boat or Bits you would like to trade by filling in the simple form below and let the world know what you would like to exchange your unwanted items.

It's a simple process.

Add a title for your Boat or Bit in the title box.

Describe your Wooden Boat or Boat Bit as accurately as possible in the description box.

Include such relevant details such as dimensions, color and don’t forget to include the asking price or the items you want in exchange.

Upload a photo or two where it says upload, so that buyers can see your Wooden Boat or Bit.

Add your location, especially if the item is large, no one is going to pay the postage on a boat from the US to Australia!

Leave your email address in the description box for buyers to contact you directly but use "dot" and "at" for anti-spam reasons.

Example: mike(at)diy-wood-boat(dot)com

There might be another Boater who is desperate for that Bit or Boat.

Here is the platform where you can help yourself and the other boater!

Go ahead give The Boats and Bits Exchange a try it’s FREE so, you have nothing to lose.

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