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Why Did We Disconnect The Woody Boater Connection?

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If you are paying attention, and really who is? You might have noticed that the New Woody Boater Connection is gone.. Gone despite our fellow Woodyboaterites wanting it. So why? Well.. It kept crashing the site.. And it became a

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Are 6 Volt Bilge Pumps Going The Way Of The Paramylodon?

Save that 6 volt pump - one day it may save you!

We need to raise our arms in the sky and scream and protest to the eventual extinction of the 6 Volt bilge pump! Thats right, it’s not just obscure animals or prehistoric bugs that are leaving us. It’s bilge pumps…

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Woody Mulcher?

The backyard on Cockrells Creek..

SO… Ya ever have one of those days? YA know the kinda day where all your plans are to do one thing, and they all turn into another thing. That was yesterday. Here I am, Mr Woody Boater, down at…

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Could This Be Your Next Dream Boat?

This is the first image you see. Yup, the glamor shot..

From time to time we like to feature special boats for sale on the webinator. Buying a boat on Craigslist or ebay can have its risk, but if you have someone look at it for you, it can be rewarding.…

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A Corvair! The Next Woody Boater Tow Vehicle?

Quaker State says the Oil will survive. OK, since its air cooled good to know. Maybe the trunk is filled up with a semi oil cooler?

While the hunt is still on here in Woodyboaterville, Ford F150, Chevy or Dodge, I saw this ad. Mmmmm A Corvair? I loved my old Corvair. Actually I had several, including a speedy Spyder.. I had no idea that they…

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Is Using Another Boat To Sell Yours A Good Idea?

The Calendar Shot of a calender shot.

We have been seeing a trend lately of the use of others photos to sell boats that are not the boat being sold. In this most recent ad we found on Craiglist,… the seller is using a photo of

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Thanks For The Arguments!

My favorite boat model. 25 foot sportsman. Mahogany sportsman.

From time to time here at Woody Boater we dive into topics that cause some great debate, plastic vs wood is one of those debates. With classic plastic becoming more and more popular out there it has to be talked…

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Just Because We Like Plastic, Should We Change Our Name?

Out on the St Johns! Ya thats a boring boat!  No thanks, i want to be in a row boat, cause its made from wood! I am being sarcastic by the way.

Last week on Woody Boater we featured three days of Pumpkin party fun. I realized that three days of coverage on one boat might bore some folks, but what I did not expect was some backlash on featuring some plastic!…

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Brand New For Winter – Express* Red Long Sleeve T Shirts!

We are very excited to offer our fellow Woody boaters a nice 2014 Winter collection Long sleeve t-shirt. This way you can keep...

Destination
of the Month

Rememebr that little fiberglass Sea Skiff we featured on ebay a while back! There she is at the International Show! new owner and big ACBS President Brian Gagnon knows how to have some fun!

If There Is A Woody Lake In Heaven, This Is It!

What could be better than stunning weather, with a group of pals that all want to do one thing! Go boating. Here is a...

Woody Boaters
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Our pal and fellow Woody Boater Charles Mistele at the helm of Miss America IX.. Now that is a hat!

Breaking News – Hagerty Names 2014 Hall Of Fame Inductees!

We interrupt part two of the Pacific Northwest ACBS Story for some humbling news. To Quote the news from the Hagerty website, “The Hagerty...

Woody Boat
of the Month

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M-Fine’s M-ighty Fine Penn Yan!

We talked about a bit in previous stories, but today its all about the M -fine Penn Yan. Officially a 1976 Bicentennial Penn...

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Tommy Mertaugh Memorial Scholarship Fund At The Great Lakes Boat Building School.

Late yesterday we received this note from The Great Lakes Boat Building School and E. James Mertaugh family regarding a new scholarship in the...

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