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Bolger peapod Sweet Pea within 4 hours of Detroit. Email

I am looking for a set of second hand sails for a Mirror Class Dinghy. Anyone having a set can contact me at - Duncan F. Kirkley - Adelaide, South Australia

WANTED: Free used sails wanted for reuse as experimental material - I have several ideas I'd like to try out, and I think used sailcloth would be ideal. Will pay for shipping and offer profound thanks! - Mike Connelly -

Wanted, amateur boat builders in the Puget Sound area that would like to buy and finish one or more of my prototype hulls! I have a backlog of boat designs that I want to loft and construct to full size for fit and finish; and to determine the type and location of interior components. You finish it off with designer input. - The hulls are the: 10ft Nuthatch Pram, 12ft Huthatch Pram, 9ft Hudson Springs Pram, and 12ft Laura Bay. Contact Warren Messer at:

For sale: British Seagull Silver outboard $200.00 obo. Engine is too big to use as a kicker on the Lazi Dawg. Will ship at your expense. Questions: call Paul "Graybeard" Paine at (918) 633-6350

Missionary in Thailand needs free set of Drawings for donated Enterprise sailboat, also any other info appreciated. E-mail

boatbuilder from Latvia with 15 y.experience is searching position in MA prefered. Referenses. Wonder about skills? Write:

I would be interested in buying a Bolger AS 29 Sharpie in the US or Canada…Any conditions ok.


click for larger view1992 MacGregor 26S - several sails - Yamaha 9.9 - 2 batteries - pop-top with tent - porta-potti - Loran, VHF, and AM/FM cassette - new brake actuator - tires less than a year old - Sacramento - $9750 OBO - for more info - (916)747-0631 -
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FREE BOAT - 15ftx4ft11" Ken Swan design Winter Hawk. Boat 75% completed needs paint, spars, seats and floor boards .Boat left over when I closed up boat shop. Have pictures.
Don Metz - - 203 798-7833 - 837 0162

18ft Redwing Skiff - Oak,Mahogany, and Marine Plywood, Navigational lights, combo Speed, Depth and Trip log gauge. 9.9 HP 4 cycle Honda engine (less then 50 hours) Galvanized Trailer. Sleeps two adults plus. $12,000 (must pickup or pay shipping) Ken Duda -

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A Classic Seagull 3hp - For $180 obo, if you can meet me within 100 miles of San Antonio, TX. If not plus $60 shipping - For the last 6 years good, reliable motivation for my boat, I just got a bigger motor to get thar a bit quicker when the wind is against me. More Info - noel_nicholls@hotmail

24' Shantyboat w or w/o trailer and or Motors.. lots of possibilities trailer is excellent still under warranty, could pull it anywhere - Need room, will sell reasonable, pics and info:

1980 Baylinner Buccaneer US 180. multi color sails,cuddy cabin, self bailing cockpit, fold up motor bracket. sails and rigging in good shape as is trailor. includes (all of the following are new) cabin fan, bilge pump,battery,trickle solar charger. - $1500.00 - Jason Nabors - - Photo1 - Photo2

9’ 6” sailing pram, John Gardner design. Nice tanbark sail, mast, leeboard, rudder, all in good shape. Ash frames with AC exterior ply, seams are glassed. Well maintained over the years. Built in 1992 and Still hits the water on occasion. Will take up to 3hp and rows well too. Good sailing training for child. Located Toledo, Ohio area. Contact No trailer. $800 takes all.

click to enlarge16 Foot Gloucester Light Dory. Philip C. Bolger Design/Gloucester, Massachusetts. Location: Duluth, MN. Handcrafted by local boatbuilder. Includes custom oars with brass oarlocks. Spectacular boat in excellent condition. Price: $4000 Firm.

click image for larger viewoughtred wee rob - glued okoume lapstrake. just finished - classic open rail, no decks, stout breasthooks, backrest, brass rubrail. oiled inside, system 3 wr-lpu out in whidby white. - well built - double paddle - boat located in WA, 4 hrs from seattle - $2000 - - 509 429 2196

click to enlargeFall Blow out.Sawyer Recreational Tandem Must sell 16'x 35" Like new. White gelcoat, bucket seats. $555.00 or make a reasonable offer.

click to enlarge Glen-L Knight cabin cruiser 18.5' x 8' beam hand-laid fiberglass over 15/16" mahogany. With new Mercury 115 hp four stroke EFI w/hydraulic lift plate, and MinnKota Turbo 90 4WD trolling engine. Shoreland'r tandem axle roller trailer. Milwaukee WI, asking $25,000, $20.000 - will consider other offers. Lisa McGraw: or (414) 573-3451.

For Sale - Lightweight canoe outfit consisting of: a 12-foot aluminum canoe (Radisson) - 33 lbs, a "Cruise-n-Carry" 1.5 horsepower outboard - 12 lbs, paddles, a one-gallon gasoline carrier, a folding anchor, brand new life vest, one bow dolly, and rig for easy car-top loading. Reason for sale: age. Price: $395.00 obo. Contact at - Newton, MA.

Force 10 Swing Stove with Pots and Bag using Large Coleman Propane. $85.00 Plus Shipping - Captain Ron - or 615-889-0385 hermitage, tn

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click to enlarge Origo Non Preasure Stove with Pot Slide Holders - $115.00 Plus Shipping - Captain Ron - or 615-889-0385 hermitage, tn

click for larger view21’ Long Island Skipjack (36’ LOA) - Beam 8"1' - Draft 18" (board up) Dsp 2600 lbs. - Built 1979 by Oyster Bay Harbor Shipyard in MA. at a cost of $72,000 - Mahogany over Oak - Spruce spars - 5hp Mercury OB - Dinghy & many extras - $18,500 - Call Peter Tomlinson, Northport Long Island, 631-261-6113 or email

Lightweight canoe outfitf: a 12-foot green aluminum canoe (Radisson) - 33 lbs; a "Cruise-n-Carry" 1.5 horsepower outboard engine - 12 lbs; two paddles that double as oars; two oars; a folding anchor; life jacket and a brand new life vest; one bow dolly; manual for engine; Price: $395.00 Contact at Located in Newton, MA.

MAGAZINES-1000's available (many complete years) - variety of US/UK mags from the 1940's forward, on boat building, design, sailing etc. including: Small Boat Journal, Messing About in Boats, Sail, Cruising world, Yachting, Motor Boating, etc. Most are in very good to near new condition- reasonable prices for one or many. Will -

John Henry Planer-Scarffer Attachment used in conjunction with a Makita 1900B 3 1/4" planer will produce an 8:1 scarf. Works on up to 3/8" thick plywood. Like new condition. $75 plus shipping. Paul at

I have a new Sawyer GoldenGlass tandem canoe for sale. This boat has never been in the water! approx 60# 16'x31" natural cane seats. Immaculate. Retail $1350.00, asking $850.00 or make an offer.

Home built 18' 4" O/B cuddy cruiser w/trailer & bimini. 15 hp Honda 4-stroke w/electric start &remote controls. 3/8 "glued lapstrake meranti ply w/bronze fastners. Navman 4150 fishfinder w/depth, temp. and speed. Selway-Fisher hull design, my topsides design. 7knots top, 5 knots cruise. $9,000.00-OBO - Paul Ellifrit -

click for larger view12' Whitehall style rowing/sailing skiff. Built 2005, fiberglass foam core with varnished mahogany. A beamier version of the classic whitehall. Comes with 9' spruce spoon blade oars, sail, mast, rudder, daggerboard. $1800 obo. Lying San Diego. Matt Johnson 619-890-9016

Whilly Boat - Iain Oughtred design, 14'6"x4'7", balanced lug rig, built 2003 by Rob Barker, all Mahogany, with Loadrite trailer. Dark green with bright interior. $5,000 OBO. David Moreno, Philadelphia Pa., (215) 483-7147 (evenings),

S.F. Pelican Sailboats - We build the classic San Francisco Pelican, Great Pelican and also provide kits and parts. Contact Jeff at The Boatshop at Stillwater, Box 848 Veneta, Oregon. (541) 337-8248, or email:

Albin 25 for sale. located east central florida. needs engine, on trailer, hull good condition with aft cabin and hard top. $7,000 obo 772 979 4293 John Bartlett.

1988 Classic New Haven Sharpie 18'x5' open day sailor w/round stern, 3 mast steps, ex. galv. trailer. Built to highest standards in marine ply, glass/epoxy, sassafras superstructure. Total refurb. this year. Brand new cypress floorboards. Original owner has sailed her a thousand miles and she is as sweet as they get...and ready to go! $5750. obo. Possible delivery in S.E. - photo 865-481-3032 (daytime).

Evinrude 4.5 Longshaft. Used. Very good condition---runs good. Don't know year model but I think in the 70's or 80's. have parts manual (original) for it. Has BOTH forward and reverse. Has been cranking on 1st pull when warm, and 2nd when cool. will NOT ship. located Rusk, Texas - Bill Tosh - photo1 - photo2 - photo3

S.F. Pelican Sailboats - We build the classic San Francisco Pelican, Great Pelican and also provide kits and parts. Contact Jeff at The Boatshop at Stillwater, Box 848 Veneta, Oregon. (541) 337-8248, or email:

Apprentice wanted - a few hours a week or more - must be willing to work for knowledge as pay - I'll make sure that it is more than a fair exchange - David Nichols, designer, builder and WoodenBoat School instructor - Austin, Texas

click to enlargeClassical Drascombe Longboat LOA 21' 9" with Seagull outboard and trailer, boat cover, anchor gear, kick up rudder, compass, sails and rigging in good condition. I am the original owner. Asking price $8500. Located in Vero Beach, Florida. Francisco San Miguel: home 772 231 8809, cell 772 559 8554 email:

1986 Mercury Sailpower outboard 2 stroke. Extra long shaft (25"). Original power head (9.8 hp) replaced with 1998 head (15hp) by master mercury mechanic in 2004. Run several times a week for the last year. A reliable and strong motor. Located in N.E. Florida. $600.00 firm. Call Stan for more info or demo. 904-333-7457

Wanted to purchase: Tolman Skiff.
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West Wight Potter 19, 1987 in excellent shape. Roller furling genoa, slugged main (w/ 2 reef pts.), both are red, white, and blue striped, antifouling bottom paint, extra heavy duty galvanized trailer, telescopic SS swim ladder, 3hp Yamaha on hinged bracket, many extras, e-mail me for a list. $7,000 (half the new cost).
John Denison

I have a Glen-L Carioca hull finished and would like to sell it with all the plans and extra lumber. I have enclosed a picture. I would appreciate and help in selling the hull it is for a high school Building Trades class fund raiser - Dennis Hom - Oak Ridge High School - 27330 Oak Ridge School Rd - Conroe TX 77385 - 281-298-3232 - picture1 - picture2

click to enlarge16’ lapstrake canoe (Tom Hill design). Glu-lap construction of 4mm okoume and mahogany. Cane seats. Lots of varnish. A real head-turner. Only 63 lbs. Located in Missoula, Montana. $1000. For more details contact

"MAKO" - This is a brand new, custom designed, one off hybrid wooden touring kayak. Hand built, with care by amatuer builder with 30+ years of woodworking experience. See photos for specs. In Newport, NH. $2300. contact
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Bolger Bobcat sailboat. Made by professional woodworker. Good trailer, lots of fun to sail. sound boat. In Door County, Wisconsin. 920-459-7035. Dan at - $1,500 obo

Core cell foam, 23 sheets , 4X8, 3/4" - $90 each ( $145 at Noah's) Also new roll 22 oz. triax, 100 yards, best offer.

Seattle - 16' Jim Michalak design Jonsboat - new custom trailer - s matching fold/swivel seats - new pole holders, bow light, removable helm light, Aux floor light,and a neat Chris Craft cleat on the bow - finished with marine paints. Includes DT-15 Suzuki motor - Trolling motor not included, but may be purchased seperatley - full flotation built into the seats and under the bow - asking $1200.00 - - photo1 - photo2

For sale reasonable: Genuine and Authentic Florida Sharpie sailboat. 15' 9" Fresh built,solid,and fast. Shallow draft and skinney water capable. trailer is in excellent condition,will sell with or w/o trailer. poss delivery in 100 mile radius for consideration. For add'l info:

Unique Bolger 30-foot sailboat for sale. Balanced/dipping lugger. Two mains plus storm sail. One-of-a-kind wing pivoting keel. Two berths, weighs about 5,500 pounds, sail area 385. 6 hp. Johnson moves at about 6 mph. LED interior lights, solar panel, autopilot, GPS, more. On Florida Big Bend. Needs right owner. $6,000. Contact Gary Blankenship

For Sale: Bolger Single-hander Schooner - original boat, built by Tony Groves, who commissioned the design - near-bristol condition, ready to sail - Featured in Boats with an Open Mind - new 32 lb thrust electric motor - deep-cycle marine batteries - New charger. Full-custom Sunbrella storage cover - galvanized trailer - locatednDana Point, CA - E-mail me for details and pictures. Price: $4450 obo - more info HERE
Tosh Custom Boatworks - 30 years experience building boats, looking for customers to build for. Can do everything from small partial builds of dinghies all the way up to schooners that are ready to set sail. Contact Bill Tosh at 903-743-5555 or email or see my website: