- --- In AtkinBoats@yahoogroups.com, "John Kohnen" <jkohnen@...> wrote:
> Here are some shots of a Retreat built by John Lawler, Jr. He was
> so much fun with it this summer he hadn't yet got around toputting the
> handrails on...Thanks john for the pics.
> On Thu, 26 Oct 2006 19:38:56 -0700, Mike B wrote:
> > 1.anyone build the retreat
> > 2. do you have pictures
> John <jkohnen@...>
> There is only one honest impulse at the bottom of Puritanism,
> and that is the impulse to punish the man with a superior
> capacity for happiness. <H. L. Mencken>
Is this one built to current plans.
I'm asking cause I have one from and old motor boating mag whick is
all wood constructoin.
This on looks to be part from fiberglass please correct me if I'm
I would like to know more about this build.
- It looks like he used plywood, but I don't know the details. Retreat is
easily converted to plywood construction, and a plywood boat will hold up
better if it has to live on a trailer.
On Tue, 31 Oct 2006 19:02:18 -0800, Mike B wrote:
> Is this one built to current plans.
> I'm asking cause I have one from and old motor boating mag whick is
> all wood constructoin.
> This on looks to be part from fiberglass please correct me if I'm
> I would like to know more about this build.
The infliction of cruelty with a good conscience is a delight to
moralists-- that is why they invented Hell. <Bertrand Russell>