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Memphis Mike
03-22-2003, 10:52 PM
Well??? I think I'm gonna build this next. Ain't it cute?

http://www.duckworksmagazine.com/r/articles/rascal/02.jpg

It's called the Rascal.The name suits me to a "t"
don't chal know? Gotta git this damn sailboat goin first and I ain't no sailer. But ah aim ta larn. Cool Boat! Cooliwater! :D Ah yeah, I forgot KMA! :D The whole lot of ya. ;)

[ 03-22-2003, 11:17 PM: Message edited by: Memphis Mike ]

shamus
03-22-2003, 11:28 PM
Mike that's a boat related post. You are obviously a troll. ;)

Memphis Mike
03-22-2003, 11:42 PM
Yeah, but Shamus, ain't it cool? :D Top speed 55 mph with two stroke. 44 with four stroke. I love it! I like speed. I love a dangerous life.

Mr. Know It All
03-23-2003, 12:03 AM
I like it MM, what kind of wood ya gonna use?

I like some room to stand up and fish though. I still think you should try restoring a boat like this Lyman.

http://lymanboat.com/bracken.jpg

:D

[ 03-23-2003, 12:09 AM: Message edited by: Mr. Know It All ]

shamus
03-23-2003, 12:07 AM
Mike where do ya put the sails man? Yeah OK its pretty. I will admit no more. smile.gif

Memphis Mike
03-23-2003, 12:09 AM
Spruce and Mahogany MKIA.

Native son
03-23-2003, 12:13 AM
thats a great little boat. :D

Memphis Mike
03-23-2003, 12:14 AM
Stop it now Kev. you know your givin me a hard on.

Rocky
03-23-2003, 12:17 AM
The original personal watercraft. Looks like lotsa fun! Betcha could find one to restore if you keep an eye out.

[ 03-23-2003, 01:36 PM: Message edited by: Rocky ]

Mr. Know It All
03-23-2003, 12:21 AM
I just wish mine looked that good.
I'm getting feelings of inadequacy. :D

Memphis Mike
03-23-2003, 12:32 AM
:D :D :D Kevin.

Mrleft8
03-23-2003, 09:44 AM
There's a Lyman (or a lookalike) for free in a yard on Long Hill Rd. in Guilford Ct. Probably rotted to death. It has one of those 1970's giant Johnson outboards attached too....

Mr. Know It All
03-23-2003, 09:53 AM
Sounds just like mine. :D A 16 footer with a 1961 75HP Johnson. Included in the deal was a rotted transom and rails. Needs new decking, windshield, reclinched and a few million other things but it's all mine. tongue.gif
Peace---> Kevin in Ohio

Mr. Know It All
03-23-2003, 10:17 AM
....and Shamus, The Lyman Boatworks of Sandusky,Ohio designed and built a clinker sailboat back in 1935. There's some pictures and info here if you're interested-----> http://www.clinkerbuilt.com/15_cat.html
Peace----> Kevin in Ohio

Mr. Know It All
03-23-2003, 12:40 PM
Well I just have to bump this title back to the top one more time :D and it's got boats in it too,in Non-boat Misc. no less. :eek: What a rascal you are Mikey. tongue.gif Did ya see this page of construction photo's for "The Rascal"?

http://www.geocities.com/olyerickson/Boat/index.htm

Now this is some morning wood eh Mike?

http://www.geocities.com/olyerickson/Boat/Rascal_1996.jpg

[ 03-23-2003, 07:05 PM: Message edited by: Mr. Know It All ]

Rocky
03-23-2003, 04:08 PM
How bout this one, Mike? Look how close together those ribs are! web page (http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=2408405707&category=31270)

Mr. Know It All
03-24-2003, 07:22 PM
Bump :D Sorry....I just wanted to see this thread title at the top again.
Peace---> Kevin in Ohio

P.S. Turn off your TV and go work on your boat. tongue.gif

John Gearing
03-24-2003, 08:06 PM
Boyd's, in Canton, CT usually has some fixer-upper classic speedboats for sale.

Memphis Mike
03-24-2003, 08:07 PM
Think I'm gonna settle in with a nice book tonight Kevin. I just got "After The Storm" and haven't even cracked it open yet. Been sitting on the table for a week.