Wood Drift Boats

Discussion in 'Watercraft' started by nomlasder, Apr 27, 2009.

  1. nomlasder Active Member

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  2. Rick Todd Active Member

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    That is a great looking bunch of boats! I would love to take mine down there sometime! I just got done repairing a couple dings in the bottom, fresh varnish on the outside and teak oil on the inside-looks almost like new! Rick
  3. Guy Gregory Active Member

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    A thing of beauty is a joy forever.
  4. Jerry Daschofsky Moderator

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    Those are beauties. My only hope is that some of those get used more then they get stored. Know a customer on my route who's built a canoe and a driftboat out of wood and he won't put them in water because they're too "pretty" and he put too much work into them. Like getting a high end sports car and just putting it on blocks just to look at it. Gotta drive her once in awhile.

    Hmmmmmm, may have to get another wood boat. Don't think I want to build another, maybe I'll find one I can do repair work too. Hmmmmm.