This story is in the New Brass bell, but the post office that sends them out was under 8 feet of water last week…The good news though is that the Brass Bell was not in the Post office yet.
The C… Read more
When I started getting interested in Antique & Classic boats. I had no idea about the difference between Runabouts and Utilities. It was just about varnish and a cool look. “Like th… Read more
Thanks to fellow Woody Boater Scott Sawyer for spotting this article in the San Fransisco Chronicle.
Joltin’ Joe has left Martinez waterfront
What a boost of energy, after 3 years of slogging through the ups and downs of a brutal restoration, and at a low point, just wanting to go boating. Sylvia’s interior is here, from RodR… Read more
Welcome to Skiff Craft, in business since 1904 as the Henry Boat Company. In 1959, the company was renamed Skiff Craft and moved to Ohio. By relocating to Ohio, Local Amish and Mennonite commun… Read more
The leather is in after 6 weeks of custom rubbing and massaging. First they had to raise special water cows, feed them sikoflex, and rub there hides with teak oil. Then they had to talk them into k… Read more
There are timeless classics out there, Barrel Backs, Triples, Cobras, Racers, and now emerging from the pack, the Chris Craft 20 foot Custom. Built between 1946-49 these were the next genera… Read more