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Aug 24, 2016
I have a wooden sailboat with a cracked transom. I have two choices: 1) remove the old transom and replace it; 2) patch the original transom with fiberglass/epoxy.
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Aug 21, 2016
24 1/2' Owens Flagship
I have just took possession of a Owens Flagship and was wondering if anyone has any information on this boat. I can't find any pics or information on
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Aug 18, 2016
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.
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Aug 11, 2016
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?
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Aug 08, 2016
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 be
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Aug 04, 2016
The Grey Dawn Named Shiloh
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
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Jul 19, 2016
Anyone restoring a StauterBuilt boat?
I have been working on a 15-6 StauterBuilt Cedar Point special for about a year. I am near complete and have a lot of experiences both good and not so
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Jul 11, 2016
Where would I find plans for a strip plank canoe 15'+/- 38 to 40 inch beam. Similar to the old Mansfield or the Osprey.
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Jul 08, 2016
I am ready to start building the solar house boat I have designed. I have gone with a hull shaped like a jon boat. I am building it out of wood and
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Jul 08, 2016
Diamond Plate Transom Bracket
I would like to know if there would be an advantage to adding diamond plate to each side of the transom where my motor will mount. Transom is solid but
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