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For nearly five decades, WoodenBoat Publications has gathered a unique worldwide community of skilled wooden boat aficionados, including students, builders, designers, restorers, and owners, and delivered them access to individuals who are deeply experienced in the world of wooden boats.
John Lisicich bounds into Bruce Bronson’s boatshop—literally bounds, like a kid running into a bike shop on his birthday—and hails his friend with unrestrained joy. “Happy Wednesday! Happy Happy Wednesday! How ya doin’?”
Featured in the Sketchbook department of WoodenBoat magazine No. 284 (January/February 2022) FIN is an auxiliary performance cruiser.
Register of Wooden Boats
Boats For Sale
Mollywasett, built in 1968 at Trappe, Md, is now for sale after 34 years of ownership. Striped planked mahogany on white oak frames. Carefully maintained by owner. Fully equiped, many extras.
Folkboat, mahogany on oak; built ca. 1975, Abbott Boatbuilders, Sarnia, Ontario, Canada. Some repair/restoration work has been done, but more remains to be done; I have some hardware and material.
Arch Davis approved design full cabin Jiffy V-22. Built in 2003. West System over fir and okume, SS fasteners. All exterior bright work is white oak. 2003 Yamaha 115 4-stroke with 746 hours.
Plans & Kits
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