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Posted: October 25, 2012
Tags: Small Boats, sail, power, paddle, oar

Small Boats spreads and coverSmall Boats 2013 features 21 small boats, including: A classic plywood runabout • A sail-and-oar beach cruiser • Sea Flea Hydroplane • A working-class skiff • A Gil Smith catboat, in miniature • ZEE K designed and built for Alaskan waters • The Lyman Runabout • A sailing canoe • A kit boat inspired by the Great Lakes Mackinaw • A svelte and versatile new kayak • A camp utility garvey


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MYSTIC was designed and built to be used in the thin waters of Westport MA. She is hard chinned, flat bottomed, and has a full keel with an inboard rudder. She was built with local woods and re-purposed hardware. All of her rigging was hand made. The spars are recycled from past boats, as is the bronze hardware. Mystic is a pleasure to sail and prefers 10 - 20 knots of wind to bring her up to speed.



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Launching Date:
Tue, 06/12/2012
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