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I'm in over my head

About a year ago I purchased a drift boat project.  I was told the boat is a "stitch and glue" style boat patterned after a "modified Frees…

Started by Randy Sorensen

0 yesterday

Drift Boat Materials

Greetings fellow boat builders, I am looking for some sources on materials for building a drift boat in the Atlanta, GA area. As I prepare…

Started by Dino Gutierrez

4 on Wednesday
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First build

Hi everyone, I'm just getting started.  I've gathered all the tools, read Fletcher's book about 6 times (so great), and read quite a lot of…

Started by Dusty

36 on Tuesday
Reply by Phillip Westendorf

Selling my Ostrm built boat

I am selling my 14' wooden boat built by John Ostrm when he worked for Boat specialties, inc. in Salem, Oregon.  The original owner told me…

Started by Randy

1 Feb 16
Reply by Rick Newman

Not bad for a 45 year old kit!

Going OK on my 1972 Don Hill 16 ft high side guide model boat kit. Wife said to hurry up as she wants her parking space back in the shop. J…

Started by Brian King

3 Feb 15
Reply by Brian King

Winter is here.

  What’s everyone working on?  I’m re-oiling the interior the flipping it over to check the bottom. The season starts soon!

Started by Gregg Maddock

0 Feb 13

Plascore alternatives

I am working out a materials list before building a stitch and glue boat. Is there any information comparing the various honeycomb panel pr…

Started by JC Smith

3 Feb 12
Reply by David Witton

Boating in Hell Before The Dams

Hi All, Does anyone have a good source (Book, article or person to contact) for recounting the history of river running in Hell's Canyon be…

Started by Tom Martin

2 Feb 9
Reply by Tom Martin

Hardware help!!!

Please see attached photo I’m looking for the piece of hardware in the photo.  Any help would be appreciated. Thanks, Chad C. FE315AE9-B…

Started by Chad Cunningham

2 Feb 8
Reply by Jonathan Clarke

Sliding Front Seat

Hi, I am building the double ender with transom out of Mr. Fletchers book.  I was wanting to do the sliding front seat.  Can anyone who has…

Started by Thomas Hood

2 Feb 5
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