Re: [bolger] Re: minimalist boater
- Oh yeah, Dockbox ! One day I want to build that boat, as well as The Sow's
Ear. Michalaks boats definitely have their own "signature", dont you think ?
----- Original Message -----
From: "Mark Albanese" <marka@...>
Sent: Thursday, February 28, 2002 7:26 PM
Subject: [bolger] Re: minimalist boater
> Those magazine designs from last mid century sometimes were
> pretty goofy, but I've never seen anything before like Crawdad.
> The only boat that seems comparable is Jim Michalak's little
> LOL 'Dockbox'. While that might be more snug some squally
> night; out of only three ply sheets, Crawdad is a shippy
> little dayboat. How large have people had to have their
> boats to get a big, open cockpit and some shade?
> Transporting on the cartop might get a little too much of
> the wrong kind of attention, but it's perfect for in back of
> a pickup truck or on the tiniest trailer / dolly.
> Glad you enjoy it,