Re: [AtkinBoats] Re: Lewis' Boat
- There's a 16' outboard semidory in Classic Small Craft but 40 hp. is
probably too much for it, the 18' version in The Dory Book might take it.
Gardner's plans call for a plywood garboard strake, but that could easily
be replaced by two or three conventional planks -- lapped of course.
On Tue, 18 Jul 2006 09:08:01 -0700, Rob wrote:
> SkiffAmerica would be too heavy in plank on frame. I'd stick with
> something designed for it. Culler or Atkin, probably. MIght also look
> through the Gardner books. I seem to remember a semi-dory power skiff
> that might work. Can't remember whether it was in Classic Small Craft or
> the Dory Book.
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