Project Boats by other Wood Boat Folk (Page1)

Here are some of the superb Wooden Project Boats that people like us are working on.

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1954 Old Town Runabout 
I brought this beauty home on Oct 23, 2016. 1954 OT 13'6" Cedar Lapstrake hull with 50s Mercury Mk25E (electric start). I plan some minor DIY hull …

6 meter sailboat 
I have an old classic boat built in 1947. This is a wooden boat and at some point someone covered the boat with fiberglass. I am stripping the …

My PM 38 
This is my version of the pm 38. I have changed the deck and added a center deck and added a back seat. Have not decided on what horse power will …

Shiloh a Grey Dawn 
This adventure is about a wooden boat I fell in love with in the1970's and owned for almost 25 years. She was a home built 37' gaff rigged center board …

1961 Modified H-28 
Built and purchased in Japan in 1961. Sailed to Hawaii, then to Morro Bay. Eventually ended up in Seattle where I bought her. 5000 hours …

Texas Resorter 
I have recently purchased a 1962 Century Resorter. The previous owner had problems with the bottom taking on water,can you refer me to anybody in Dallas/Ft …

Outboard boat project 
I want to build wooden boat Approximately 12 feet long. I have an outboard that Is quite heavy so I was going to fix some buoyancy to the transom. …

40 foot Shantyboat Progress in 2016 
Update January 2016 February 2016 Back to First Stages Back to Progress in 2015 Update January 2016 …

Playboy Runabout 
Hi, I am sorry for my bad English level. I'm From France. I enjoy to make canoë on the rivers. Last year, I wanted to build a wooden canoë. …

Little Woody 
This is a 17ft 1964 carver comandor. It is my first boat project. I purchased this boat a few years ago and completely refurbished the boat …

IT is a kit boat from the Taft family in the twin citys, Mn. It is the only know one left from them I have ALL history of it. …

40 foot Shantyboat Progress in 2015 
Update January 2015 February 2015 March 2015 April 2015 May 2015 June 2015 Update …

21 foot DIY Cabin Cruiser (from scratch, no plans) 
My friend and I built a 21 foot cabin cruiser from scratch using strictly wood from home depot. The project took 45 days to complete. We had no …

Arcadia 4 good 
I found her in bad condition. She is totally made in plywood and mahogany. Now she's back to sea ;)

Should I or Should I not? 
1957 Richardson salon cruiser, so I am told. I cannot find any pictures of it on the internet. Under 10k. Both heads need to be replaced and …

PlasTurko Pet Bottle Boat 
Many people’s dream is to own a small boat to go fishing. Due to the economic conditions do not occur often those dreams. It is possible without money! …

1962 Chris Craft 16 ski 
I'm trying to find info on this restoration. Does anyone recognize this shop? It's rumored to be in NJ.

Gone Green 
Hello, I am starting to build a fully solar powered house boat. Here is a list of some of the systems I will be putting into this build. 2 48Vdc …

1960 Mason mahogany 20' outboard 
My 1960 Mason had great topsides but the hull was rotted out below the waterline. In addition the transom was rotted as were the sides of the boat …

restoring a 1962 boat Named JUST-A-BOAT 
This boat was just about to be burned in 2003. Found in a grove of trees. This boat has been many places from that time, the Missouri, the Mississippi, …

HouseBoat 20 
This is my firs boat and I built it from plans that I ordered trough internet. It took two and half years to build because its too cold during the …

Single scull "Boanne" 
The Celtic goddess of rivers and poets was Boanne. The River Boyne in Ulster was named for her and I thought it was a good name for this single scull …

Le Marie-Anne 
Here is my beautiful trawler, The "Marianne" was built in 1947 Pointe-aux-Trembles in Montreal. She is made of mahogany and white oak structure. …

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