Building a Luzier 16' Outboard Skiff, designed by George Luzier, Sarasota, Florida
Recently, I had the great pleasure to visit with my old friend and former boss, George Luzier, at his boatshop in Sarasota, FL. George has been building boats in Sarasota since he was a boy. Today, at 88 he still goes to his shop and opens up each day. In late August, I drove down to Florida from North Carolina to do a bit of sailing with him and help with a small project in the shop. Some years back, one of the many visitors to the shop had started to build one of the Luzier 16'…
Gartside Boats - Custom Boatbuilding - 24 ft Cutter Design "Ila" #98
Design #98 is available in the Stock Plan catalog. The sternpost assembly is laminated yellow ce...
Living with Sprit Sails - Small Boats Magazine
I have been using sprit rigs for decades and currently have one for my Good Little Skiff and two of them for my Delaware ducker. Of late, sprit rigs seem to have become less popular for small boats than the lug, which is more easily reefed. But there is a lot to be said for a . . .
AAE Pro String Server
The Pro String Server features a heavy-duty anodized aluminum body and a unique double-bar tension system. The self-centering washers contribute to even tension when serving. The replaceable, no-fray thread guide simplifies the threading process, and increases the smoothness of the serving process. This tool will produce the finest serving you have ever had. Serving not included. Instructions included.
Prettiest Boat(s) between 30' and 40' on the waterline
lets start a new thread on some boats, sail or motor that have fancied your eye, please feel free to post as many boat porn photos as possible, thanks,stephen