July/August 2014, Issue 239
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A Classic Hand Motorsailer
QUEEN (ex-LIBRA) has a pedigree as a classic, the only boat built to a design that William Hand developed for the 48′ version of the Wheeler Shipyard’s “Playmate Motorsailer” line.
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“The summer of 2011, we bought an old motor sailer (have no idea what the English term for the boat type Skøyte is). The boat was built in Risør, Norway in 1917 as a coastal freighter.”
September/October 2014, Issue 240
- Time Travel in a Powerboater’s Paradise
- A Deep-Reach Clamp
- Bill Page Market Maker
- The Thames Waterman’s Stroke
- The Rebirth of a Lug-rigged Privateer
- The Shipwright’s Adze
- The Geometry of Rowing
- Building an Amesbury Skiff — Part 1
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Thursday, October 9, 2014Museum of History and Industry 860 Terry Ave N, Seattle WA, 98109
Friday, October 17, 2014 to Sunday, October 19, 2014Farley Boat Works, Port Aransas, Texas.
Saturday, October 18, 2014 to Sunday, October 19, 2014
Friday, October 24, 2014 to Saturday, October 25, 2014Roanoke Island Maritime Museum 104 Fernando Street Manteo, NC 27954
Saturday, October 25, 2014Beaufort, North Carolina.
Saturday, November 1, 2014 to Sunday, November 2, 201410 Clubhouse Drive Hilton Head Island, SC 29928
Saturday, November 8, 2014 to Sunday, November 9, 2014Beaufort, North Carolina
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The input was “design a pure cruising boat”.
The boat has wide internal volumes, limited...