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CSI Ship Canal

My partner’s flop had been broken into and his 8-horsepower Yamaha outboard and a propane heater boosted. In his neighborhood, the only surprise was that it hadn’t happened sooner. All the same, we’re talking about a guy with a vindictive streak as wide as the Strait of Juan de Fuca, and he wasn’t going to […]

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HOWB 156 – Interview | Jay Smith nordic boat builder on the virtues of wooden boats

Today’s podcast is an interview I did recently with Nordic traditional boatbuilding master Jay Smith of Anacortes, WA. Jay has several decades of experience building traditional Nordic clinker boats and was trained in Norway. In today’s podcast, Jay discusses the virtues, benefits, uniqueness, and attractiveness of building boats from a once living material. Click on the […]

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