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Nov 14, 2018

Comments for JACARÉ

Lively boat. Are plans available?

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Nov 14, 2018

Comments for DIY Yards

There is a boatyard in Charleston,SC that is a DIY yard.

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Nov 13, 2018

Comments for Tides

This site help me about my report of how to predict tides and I learned new some here that my teachers didn't lesson.

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Nov 12, 2018

Plywood boat seam restoration

I am trying to restore an old Mirror and I am finding it very difficult to find info online about how to seal the seams between the plywood construction.

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Nov 12, 2018

Narooma BoatsAfloat 2018 | PHOTOS

Narooma Boats Afloat

Clear days and sunshine has made a perfect weekend for wooden hulled boat enthusiasts when Narooma hosted the annual BoatsAfloat weekend.

Read more by Jeanne Medlicott at Narooma News

Nov 08, 2018

Borum Star Chief

Hi, I was recently given a borum star chief 15ft. I was woundering if anyone has a picture of an original boat so I can see what it was supposed to look

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Nov 08, 2018

Comments for Portholes, Portlights and Deadlights

Thanks. It answered my questions.

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Nov 07, 2018

"Judy Mae"

Acquired this 13 1/2 foot lapstrake hulled boat from a gentleman who purchased it in Chicago about 20 years ago. It sat in a storage shed for most of

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Nov 04, 2018


Kathleen is a 34 ft Van De Stadt Legend 34 I work on Kathleen most days, replacing the cabin side at the moment, will finish the glassing tomorrow will

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Nov 04, 2018

When Form and Function Sail Together

It's like watching the process unfold. — Mark Alan Lovewell

Rat said to Mole, in that memorable passage from Wind in the Willows, “there is nothing — absolutely nothing — half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats.”

Fortunately, on Martha’s Vineyard there are plenty of artistic people who agree with Rat, and some of them have put together a show at Featherstone Center for the Arts.

Read more by Steve Myrick at the Vineyard Gazette

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