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15223Re: [bolger] shorter "Sneakeasy" kinda boat

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  • John Bell
    Nov 3, 2001
      This group does not allow binary attachments. I would suggest you post it in
      the "Photos" section of this group.

      JB

      ----- Original Message -----
      From: "Ken Abrahams" <abrahams@...>
      To: <bolger@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Saturday, November 03, 2001 10:46 AM
      Subject: Re: [bolger] shorter "Sneakeasy" kinda boat


      | I have tried to attach the Lake Launch to this message. If it doesn't go
      through, let me know how to do it.
      | Ken Abrahams
      | ----- Original Message -----
      | From: Mark Albanese
      | To: bolger@yahoogroups.com
      | Sent: Friday, November 02, 2001 2:59 PM
      | Subject: Re: [bolger] shorter "Sneakeasy" kinda boat
      |
      |
      | Oh, this is a great reference. The design could put a
      | Sneakeasy sorta boat on the trailer for many, many more
      | people.
      | Any chance for a scan?
      | Mark
      |
      | Ken Abrahams wrote:
      | >
      | > Check out the 'Lake Launch' by Bolger in the June 15, 1995
      | > issue of MAIB.
      | > It is a 15' 6" x 4' 1" skiff with a slipper stern like the
      | > Sneakeasy. Could be modified to add a fwd. deck. Takes 6
      | > hp.
      | > Looks like an easy project.
      | > Ken
      | >
      | > ----- Original Message -----
      | > From: John Bell
      | > To: bolger@yahoogroups.com
      | > Sent: Sunday, October 28, 2001 5:00 PM
      | > Subject: Re: [bolger] shorter "Sneakeasy" kinda boat
      | >
      | > I think the trick would be to capture the Sneakeasy's
      | > elegance in a shorter
      | > length. And that won't be easy, since much of her simple
      | > grace grows out of
      | > that long, lean shape and slender proportions. I'm in
      | > favor of the project,
      | > but don't see myself building one.
      | >
      | > It would certainly be a challenge for someone to
      | > undertake, though.
      | >
      | > JB
      | >
      | > ----- Original Message -----
      | > From: <cadbury@...>
      | > To: <bolger@yahoogroups.com>
      | > Sent: Sunday, October 28, 2001 7:05 PM
      | > Subject: [bolger] shorter "Sneakeasy" kinda boat
      | >
      | > | I am trying to talk Jim Michalak into designing
      | > | a shorter "Sneakeasy" sorta boat.
      | > |
      | > | It would be about 19 ft long, about 5 ft beam
      | > | overall, double-chine, taped-seam. It would
      | > | have Sneakeasy's long,crowned forward deck,
      | > | vertical windsheild, and vertical stem. It
      | > | would NOT have the "drake tail" stern.
      | > |
      | > | The basic hull design already exists; it is
      | > | called Bruces boat and a write-up can be seen
      | > | in the back issues of Jim';s site. I figured,
      | > | with remote controls, about 20 hp would be
      | > | plenty; Jim has checked Coast Guard regs and
      | > | said, under certain circumstances, it could
      | > | be rated for over 30 hp.
      | > |
      | > | Since the basic hull already exists, all that
      | > | has to be drawn is the deck, windsheild, and
      | > | interior arrangements.
      | > |
      | > | If anyone out there has a serious interest in this
      | > | project, you might express that to Jim. He was
      | > | over here today, working on outboards, and expressed
      | > | doubt that anyone would be interested in it.
      | > |
      | > |
      | > | Max
      | > |
      | > |
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