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Greg Tatum boat

My 17' Tatum boat has serious dry rot in transom and floor at drain plug. Is it possible to fix this much damage? Can anyone recommend a go…

Started by Paul Koehn in General Forum

8 Mar 10
Reply by Gregg Maddock

Woodies on the Rogue

Greetings from the McKenzie.  This is to give a heads up that Oregon Public Broadcasting will show Rogue River Wooden Boats March 7 at 8:30…

Started by David Jensen in General Forum

0 Mar 3

Tatum 17 finish

Hi All, My first post, hope i am in the right spot. I have removed the bottom, replaced some ribs and am ready to replace some of the 1/4 i…

Started by Scott L. Carlson in General Forum

8 Feb 22
Reply by Scott L. Carlson

Serious damage to my boat

Help! Friend and I built this boat in 1991. Fished it a lot until my friend died in "09". Cover leaked in storage. Transom end of the boat…

Started by Paul Koehn in General Forum

2 Feb 20
Reply by Rick Newman

Frame Strength Comparisons

I have been meaning to post this information for some time now.  I just re-discovered the pictures on my computer and decided to share this…

Started by Phillip Westendorf in General Forum

7 Feb 19
Reply by Bennett Yarbrough

Trailer springs

I had a trailer frame made at a local shop for my still new Wood River DB. The owner fitted the trailer with 1750 lb leaf springs. Wonderin…

Started by JC Smith in General Forum

5 Feb 15
Reply by JC Smith

Rest in Peace, Jerry Briggs

Roger Fletcher just posted on Facebook of Jerry's passing: "JERRY BRIGGS -- We lose another river legend - a great guy who made significan…

Started by Shawn Baker in General Forum

0 Feb 14


I was wondering if anyone had an opinion on the use of Larch. The small amount of research that I have done seems to suggest that it has ma…

Started by Jim Hill in General Forum

2 Feb 12
Reply by Shawn Baker

shop space rental?

I'm looking to rent space to finish my drift boat project. If anyone knows of space to rent short-term (2-3 months) somewhere near Newport,…

Started by Bob H in General Forum

0 Feb 8

Briggs style Grand Canyon Dory course

Hi all, If anyone out there wants to take a two-week course in how to build a Briggs boat, I am offering one in Maine this summer at Wooden…

Started by Brad Dimock in General Forum

0 Dec 17, 2018


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