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Nov 17, 2021

Keel box retrofit

Is it possible to retro fit a keel box to a carvel hull Couta boat? The existing boat does not have one.

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Nov 16, 2021

Gold paint for cove line

Can anyone recommend a gold paint that will maintain its bright colour. I have tried a few but they are affected by the salt water and turn a dark colour.

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Nov 02, 2021

Side vent window pictures to duplicate or source for 1959 CC 17' sportsman

I just bought a 1959 CC 17' sportsman. There are brackets for side vent windows on the side windshield supports. Can't find or locate what they looked

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Oct 23, 2021

Keel repair for a 1946 former lifeboat

Hi all, I bought, without a survey, Salotean, a former lifeboat built from wood by Harland & Wolff in 1946. She was attached to cruise liners for 10

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Oct 04, 2021

Should I buy wooden boat.

Looking for advice preferably from experienced owners. I’m 65 years old am an excellent carpenter with a lot of experience refinishing wood. I’m an

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Sep 30, 2021

1957 Century resorter w/ 6 cylinder nordberg straight 6

I am looking to purchase a 1957 Century 18' resorter wooden boat. The boat and motor were restored in 2008. Very nice shape including the bottom.

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Sep 14, 2021

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.

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Sep 09, 2021

rocco pm 38

I have attached a few more pics of my PM38 I started last year, it is plywood, painted with candy apple blue over silver metal flake, the deck is 3/16

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Aug 21, 2021

Fibre glassing a wooden boat

I am in the process of buying a 1957 wooden boat which does require some planking renewal above the waterline and less work below the waterline. My question

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Jul 28, 2021

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

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