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09-04-2007, 08:56 AM
I bought a strip planked 13' melonseed in Maryland this weekend. It was home built in 2001, has a green hull, beige decks, tanbark sail. Anyone know who built it?

09-04-2007, 03:53 PM
I saw the boat at a gas station in Frederick MD last week. It was very nice. I talked to the owner but dont remember his name. He did not mention it was for sale though.

Philip Maynard
09-04-2007, 05:08 PM
Bring her to our messabout next Sat (I posted it last week in people and places). For the last several years we have had about 6 melonseeds show up - most of them 1 off wood boats. There is also a melonseed race - but you do not have to race if you do not want to.

09-05-2007, 07:37 AM
I found out more about her by searching the melonseed forun on yahoo. She was built in Frederick, and was apparently a last minute donation to CBMM. Thanks for the invite Phil, I probably can't make it, but I'll check. I hope to have more time in the next couple of years to make all kinds of small boat rendevous. Thank you both.