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Guy's Wooden Drift Boat Project

Hello Everyone,   My name is Guy and this is my first post in this forum.  I am here because I want to build a wooden drift boat and, undou…

Started by Guy Fredrickson

1014 Sep 11
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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

248 Aug 14
Reply by Rick Newman

Colorado Wooden Boat Float

Our 12th Annual Float on the Upper Colorado River will be on September 10th this year. Find out more info on our Facebook page. https://m.f

Started by mark hilbert

1 Aug 3
Reply by Rick Newman

Plywood checking on side panel of my tatman

Hello friends, I've noticed some checking on the inside ply of the side panel under the seat toward the transom. I'm looking for ways to re…

Started by Steve Jay

3 Jul 15
Reply by Rick Newman

GC Dory-Double Ender Build

Hello, Started on a GC Dory from Andy H. plans (18x54) some time ago and decided to post a few images from the build. The plans were put in…

Started by Dave S

73 Jun 5
Reply by Dave S

Boaters Pint Night in BEND OR ???

Hello all, I hear around town that there are a lot of dories in Bend so I'm trying to kick off a pint night Thursday the 26th at 6:30 at Wo…

Started by Bodacious Jack

0 May 6

Maintaining boat after winter storage

Hey all, looking  for some advice on what to do to maintain  this boat after winter storage . I am a complete  novice in all of this and fi…

Started by JACOB LANG

3 Apr 3

Epoxy and Varnish Project

With the Fall weather arriving this week and the smallmouth fishing starting to slow downI’m finally looking to getting started on some sma…

Started by Derrick Compton

25 Mar 21
Reply by Shawn Baker

Watch out for potential email phishing scam from Stella Abud

Issue:Fraud A phishing scam has been reported by a new member, Stella Abud.  While this form does the best that it can to prevent bad actor…

Started by Randy Dersham

1 Mar 4
Reply by Bodacious Jack

Oarlocks angle

Is there a standard angle at the oarlocks we are trying to achieve with a drift boat. Most Mackenzie's I see have locks parallel with the s…

Started by chris towles

7 Feb 26
Reply by Matthew Cronin


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