I just finished restoring some 1983 Smoker oars for my drift boat and the oar stoppers are cracking and splitting. The replacements I found online and at our local raft shop have a 1 5/8 inch ID,…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Kurt Selisch May 2, 2018.
I restored a 1983 Keith steele drift boat ( you can find my discussions on the project on this site) and recently the original owner gave me what he called the oars that came with the boat. They are…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Rick Newman Mar 8, 2018.
I restored a Keith Steele 1983 drift boat a couple winter's ago and I recently obtained what appears to be the original oars. I have 3 Smoker wooden oars that Jimmy Gabettas, the original owner of…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Mitchell Culbertson Aug 1, 2018.
I have a 1983 Keith Steele drift boat that I restored last year and I am working on a few upgrades. When I purchased the boat 2 years ago, it came with 9 ft long Sawyer wooden paddles. They are…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Phillip Westendorf Mar 1, 2017.