Monthly Archives: February, 2017

Trollcraft 16′ flats fishing skiff

My good friend Eric Bornstein and I have been discussing the problems of fishing alone in a flats skiff having to pole about with an unbalanced skiff. What about just designing a skiff that is just set up to use a trolling motor for singlehanded fishing?  Forget about poling about and just have a balanced …

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CONCHFISH 16′ plans for sale

I have updated my old Whipray flats skiff design to reflect my current thinking. I feel the design shown here will be superior in many ways to the past design. I have changed the upper spray rails, the bottom chine, and added in an outer skeg to control high speed turns.  The plans can be …

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More old drawings

I drew these when I was 15 years old. I am posting them here in case I lose them. Just a bunch of school drawings for Biology class.                          

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Drawings from teenage years

I found these the other day. They were drawn from the age of 15-19. I post them here because they will not be lost as I live a tenuous sailing Gypsy lifestyle of moving about. Our home in the Bahamas is a good place but it’s in the hurricane alley way. Once online then they …

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ICKRAMOCK more details

I have had a few requests for more information on this pocket cruiser. I live on my sailboat the HOGFISH MAXIMUS full time and only have Internet when I go ashore where I can pick it up. I have not reached the point of buying antennas to reach long distances. With this in mind please …

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MUD MULLET IN STICH AND GLUE

Here’s what the difference from the two building methods will look like. My shapes are a bit complicated but I feel the extra work is worth the effort. I would still make a strong back jig to build or lay the panels over to make it easier to assemble. This skiff could be built in …

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