MANTA is a sit-on-top kayak

MANTA — A sit-on-top kayak

In WoodenBoat No. 250 Laurie McGowan considered three different hull shapes when developing the concept for a home-buildable sit-on-top fishing kayak.

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Gandelow plans

To Build a Gandelow

In WoodenBoat Nos. 249 and 250, author Patrick Beautement describes in detail how the A.K. Ilen School of Wooden Boat Building in Limerick, Ireland, built four boats known as “gandelows.” The gandelow is a general-purpose type of rowing craft ...

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WoodenBoat School’s course, Elements of Sailing, is intended as basic instruction for those...
FLEKKERØY, a Norwegian pilot cutter built in 1936, sailed into the WoodenBoat anchorage a few days...
In 1978, a standard 39′ Concordia yawl named BABE won the MHS Division (the new Measurement...

International Maritime Festival

The International Maritime Film Festival

A juried contest of films celebrating the heritage, spirit of adventure, and ingenuity of boats and waterborne pursuits. It is the premier event for maritime-themed filmmaking.

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1971, 60′ FDMY by Pacemaker.

1971, 60′ FDMY by Pacemaker. 2 1/2 years rebuilding her bottom.