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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  1. Birdham Pool Marina Classic Boat Festival

    Sep 23, 19 04:09 AM

    Birdham Pool Marina Classic Boat Festival (Bursledon Blogger)

    By happy coincidence we cycled along to the cafe a Birdham Pool to find the Classic boat festival in full swing.

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  2. My Grandaddy's boat

    Sep 22, 19 01:27 AM

    Hey y'all. My Grandaddy used to build boats. He & his brother had several boats that he built out of wood for their business, which was taking fishing

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  3. Scorpio

    Sep 21, 19 12:01 PM

    Holman & Pie Northwind 1964 Strip planked hull on oak beams with mahogany superstructure & laid decking She's currently located in Ibiza in San Antonio.

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Holman & Pie Northwind 1964 Strip planked hull on oak beams with mahogany superstructure & laid decking She's currently located in Ibiza in San Antonio. …

Weather Bird 
31 ft. Bill Garden design Gaff Cutter (Bullfrog) for Sale. 30 odd years old. Strip planked with Cedar on Juniper frames. West Epoxy inside …

Neil Pryde Small Boat Sails 
Neil Pryde (Formex) Main Sail 42 sqft, Marconi - Luff: 11' 2" and 7' 10" foot. Either Red Stripe on white with white Scamper 60 graphic or yellow & …

1966 Pacemaker 40' Fly Bridge 
1966 Pacemaker. 40 ft L.O.A. 13ft beam. Wood hull (very good shape) Twin 327's (run) Onan genset (runs) Fly bridge, swim platform. Boat …

1973 Carver Mariner 28'and two axle trailer 
1973 Carver Mariner 28'and two axle trailer selling separately. Can be seen this weekend in Endicott, Washington at 305 G St. I am selling my house …

Hal Kelly JINX 
For Sale Hal Kelly JINX The “Jinx” is another Hal Kelly design, 11ft A/B Utility, primarily meant for Class “B” stock utility racing. She holds …

23ft Buchanan Classic wooden yacht "Peri" FREE TO TAKE AWAY IN GUERNSEY 
Classic Wooden yacht free to take away - LOCATED IN GUERNSEY - Currently on the beach in St Sampson's and needing attention and a new home. Needs …

1957 Thompson Sea Coaster and Trailer 
16' - Length, 67" - Wide, 27" Depth, 465 lbs. Hull Number A70879 O. 1957 Thompson Lapstrake Sea Coaster, double cockpit. Trailer is included. …

18ft 1963 skeecraft 
18 ft skeecraft with original 100 hp Mercury outboard, indoor temperature controlled storage. Questions to

1930 handmade wooden boat from Nova Scotia 15 ft 
One of a Kind wooden boat from Nova Scotia 1930s 1940s was shipped to Lansing in the 50s. In marketing was a robot man turned into a pleasure Boat. …

Silent Storm 
About 85% finished. 29' ALL ELECTRIC build based on a 27 St. Pierre. All handmade to exquisite detail. Sitka Spruce, Okuma, and Mahogony …

7'2" Auklette Yacht Tender-Ian Oughtred Design 
This classy dinghy was recently built and will make a nice yacht tender for the discerning yachtsman. The lapstrake hull is Okoume marine ply and …

Cruisers Inc. 1960 370 Commander 
I am looking for this boat. It's last known location was Point Place Ohio in 1981. I would like to restore it if I can find it. Condition does …

Herreshoff 12 1/2 - Remora 
"Remora" is a 1928 Herreshoff 12 ½ , which needs significant repair. Most of the frames are good. One side has been replaced. Much of the needed …

Vintage Vagabond dinghy (1958 Jack Holt design) 
Sold A sturdy plywood gunter-rigged 12 foot sailing dinghy on a road trailer- Beccles, Suffolk. Lovingly built by my late husband on his …

1951 32ft. Antique Wooden Cabin Cruiser with Original RUNNING Detroit Diesel 
FOR SALE $10,000 OBO This is a very special, one of a kind, cabin cruiser, built by a local boat builder for his family's personal use in the early …

Project Boat To Give Away. 
1964 19'6"Grady White and Gator 2 axle trailer to give away as I at 73 am not going to be able to fix it up. The boat needs a partial transom rebuild …

CLASSIC CRUISING / CHARTER YACHT FOR SALE Classic 72ft/40 ton Yacht built by best of Bugis boat builders, Bonerate, Sulawesi Supervised construction …

Sunfung is a 30 foot solid Burmese teak Chinese junk, with two red Junk sails. IShe was built in 1965 in Stanley Hong Kong, and has the original Yanmar …

1963 Cruisers Inc Lapstrake $2100 
Cruiser inc boat . 16 feet long. 35 hp mercury outboard. just tuned up. comes on a registered trailer. boat is registered. Nice solid little starter …

20 ft Double Cockpit Kit w/new bottom 
Not sure on the builder. We found it north of Toronto and there are no markings on the boat. I contacted several people and researchers and best we …

1962 Chris Craft Ski Boat 16 
1962 Chris Craft. Model -- 16 foot Ski Boat. This is a fine example of a classic boat. Starts right up and idles as smooth as can be. Visit …

Auction Sale, Timber Boat Builder's Plant & Equipment 
Timber Boat Builder's Plant & Equipment Operating since 1945 on this site - one of Australia's last wooden boat builders Wednesday 13th June …

Model boat plans 
I’m looking for a place to start with model boat making. I’m a woodworker and would love to find some plans to experiment on to see if I have the skills …

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RAVEN 1965 Century Raven for Sale 
This sleek beauty has had several recent Upgrades including; New paint, New fuel system including 45 gal.tank, hoses and Spin on filter head, New Nautelex …

Hackercraft Target Bboat. 
I am selling my 1944 34’ Hackercraft target boat. It was built by Hackercraft for the US government to tow targets out into the ocean for aircraft …

Yacht "SKO" Classic Sailing Boat 
For Sale Designed Sparkman and Stephens. Built in 1971 by Deacons Boatyard as the Deacon 33, She was the mould for the Deb 33 glass fibre boats. …

Wooden speed boat  
For Sale Thanks for looking. This boat was built by my dad who was a wooden boat builder to trade. Unfortunately he died before completing it and …

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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.

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