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Featured in the Sketchbook department of WoodenBoat magazine No. 284 (January/February 2022) FIN is an auxiliary performance cruiser.
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Deck’s off for reframing. Hull seems to be basically sound. Needs garboards and first broads. Comes with masts, sails, winches, wheel, deck hardware, interior, etc., but no engine.
Built by Joel White and Arno Day in 1961 to drawing taken from original boat of the 1890s. Seaworthy, roomy, and trailerable, drawing only 16″ w/centerboard raised. Boomed sails are self-tending.
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The Workstar 17 concept of plywood/epoxy boat building was the result of a co-operation between Working Boats UK Ltd and Humphreys Yacht Design, which enabled people with no experience in building