The Wooden Boats and Bits Exchange.

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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!

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

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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.

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Century Resorter wood boat parts for sale 
I have a very old Century Resorter wood boat rotting into the ground. All the hard parts are available. If you need a part please text me at …

28’ Ralph Winslow Foresum 1954 . Built by Elmer Collemer in Camden Maine. Double headsail sloop. Needs refastening, repowering. She popped …

1956 26’ Chris Craft Ski Skiff 
1956 Chris Craft Ski Skiff with original 6 cylinder, 130 HP engine. Electronic ignition and USB port added. New bilge, new dual marine grade batteries …


Windshield brackets -wanted  
I am looking for 4 windshield brackets that are used on a number of 50’ to ‘60 mahogany runabouts. Sears, Elgin, wolverine etc. tmlanz at gmail …

Marine engines 
Parting out Port and Starboard engines (327 GM) with Parafon drives...both engines were running when boat was decommissioned...also have hydraulic steering …

Columbia SA 
The sailing vessel “Avalon” is a well maintained 1975 double-ended sailboat that is ready for travel, live aboard, or to be used for business as a charter …

Yachting Monthly Senior wooden sailing cruiser 
Yachting monthly senior wooden sailing cruiser lovingly cared for over 30 years plus - repainted each year. Age forces time to move on (88)! 16 foot …

Project 15' Kit Boat For Sale 
!5' mahogany plywood kit boat with 5'10" beam, circa 1952. Includes original home built trailer. This really is a barn find! Some rot aft …

1958 Chris Craft Deluxe Runabout Gurdy 
Boat being dismantled for salvage...mid 60's Chris Craft (Constellation ?) 33ft...twin 283 complete engines and drive (yet to be physically examined), …

1964 Penn Yan Mariner 15-foot 
15' Penn Yan Mariner with trailer and lots of extras. Mahogany plywood over white oak ribs. Boat is in VG condition with low hours and very original. …

1952 Wagemaker Wolverine 
95% restored 1952 Wagemaker Wolverine 14ft mahogany outboard. I have been working on this boat for several years but have sold my property in Michigan …

Ocean Race Boat 
The Merry Maiden was built in England in 1959. She is 14 feet long and has a 22 foot mast with a main and a jib. She needs to be re-varnished. …

1958 Thompson Lapstrake Sea Coaster w/ original 1958 Johnson Seahorse 35 hp 
1958 Thompson Lapstrake Sea Coaster with the original 1958 Johnson Seahorse 35 hp engine, and original 1958 Mastercraft trailer. Solid mahogany and …

1956 Penn Yan Classic 16' Wood Boat 
Newly restored classic wood boat. 1956 Penn Yan 16’ with a 35 hp 1958 Johnson Super Sea Horse RDS-20. No leak bottom. Motor runs great. …

Wooden spar, standing rigging, and sail 
I have the clear spruce mast from a wooden sailboat built in 1929. The hull died several years ago, but the 27' mast is in good condition. The …

Marine Plywood For Sale 
For Sale are 4x8 sheets of like-new plywood rated as ”Marine Exterior” by the U.S. PRODUCT STANDARD PS 1-83. This standard sets production requirements …

€25,000 Some equipment include: 220v generator installed in 2013. Air conditioning. Water maker. New kitchen 2013. Bow thruster. 2 Reversible …

Chris Craft Runabout. 1934 
I am selling my parents 1934 Mahoney Chris Craft , double cockpit. Red seats in beautiful condition, and the boat is in great shape. Just needs …

39' Eldredge Mcinnis incomplete build with diesel 
Magellan 39' center cockpit with diesel. This is a build that has not been completed. The hull is stripped planked alaskan yellow cedar on white …

All Ours 
Irwin Model 25 1/2 footer Sailboat 1979 Good deck and hull Comes with jack stands and Sails. It is not wood its Fiberglass so I will list …

1963 Cooks Jet Propulsion 
Year manufactured: 1963 I need this gone asap. First come first serve. This boat has been sitting for a while. Price is firm. The boat is …

1950's Chris Craft Dash Clock 
Trying to locate the above clock that was listed as an option for Chris Craft. Noted as Clock with Bezel, No. 41145 - Electric Clock - Size No. 3. …

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32ft wooden boat needs lots of TLC 
Bought this boat 3 years ago as project but never did get the time to do the work. In my world she’s worth restoring. The boat is an empty hull and …

1944 Antique Packard"Peconic Star II" 
This historic vessel was well cared for and carries like a dream. Built as an Air-Sea Rescue Boat by the U.S. Army to save downed pilots. Sold at …

The Dolphin 
A beautiful boat loved by us for many years. Historic Milk Delivery boat local to Murray River. Moored at Goolwa, South Australia. Can remain …

1961 Correct Craft 16ft 
Flat head 6 rebuilt, good vinyl interior, don`t use anymore, plywood hull, trailer

Glen L 13 
Glen-L 13 Are you interested in building a small 13 foot sailboat with much of the work already completed? I have a Glen-L 13 complete with rudder …

31’ Trojan Sea Voyager Express Cruiser 1968 “TRITON” 
We have owned our classic Trojan for 40 years and have cruised up and down the east coast from Key West to Lake Ontario. She has been completely refurbished …

Annapolis Wherry  
17' 9" 65 lbs. 38 in. 350 lbs. Open Pit Built, but never used. The interior is not coated. Asking 2,000, willing to take offers. Thank …

Elgin I board boat motor and controls  
I inherited an Elgin inboard boat motor and looking to find a home for it. I believe it is rather rare as I have not found pictures of the inboard …

Western Red Cedar Strip Kayak 
This is a 17.5 foot wooden kayak,handmade using western cedar wood strips. It has a V hull which makes it fast and smooth. It is long and slender …

Teak boat bits surplus to requirements following sale of my boat: 1. Teak louvered door 38cm x 25cm. Chandler price £90.00. My price £45.00. 2. …

Orchard Hill, Ga. Seeking Project Tender or Materials 
6-24-20 @10:10 am Yeah I live on a lake and I just came back from South Florida and I live down there for three years working in boat yards and on sail …

Crescent 16 Sails 
I have main and jib sails for a Crescent 16 wooden boat that are in good condition. Made by Schurr Sails of Pensacola, FL. and includes cars on main …

1939 Port Carling Seabird 
1939 Port Carling Seabird 21 foot Mahogany No Motor Includes Trailer Pulled from a barn and I have gotten as far as I can. Many pieces have …

Sam Crocker Schooner 'India' 1932 
India is a two-masted schooner, 36LOA 11B 4.5D net 9 tons. Last floated in 2018 and needs some hull work. Included are two masts, well-running …

1965 Cruiser Wood Boat Project  
1965 Cruiser Wood boat project film prop desolate world parts setting Vintage Old Trailer. This is a project boat or use for parts. Not sure of …

Build Your Own Classic ! 
The ZipKit is a complete ready to assemble wood parts kit to build your own classic wood runabout, The 1954 Glen L. Zip ! The ZipKit contains …


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

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 …

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. …

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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 …

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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