March 5, 2014 in Uncategorized
Our Newest Listing: A Reproduction, 1930 Atkin Flyer, 20 ft, double stepped hydroplane.
Built in 2005 by David Berg of Berg Boats, this unique racer boasts many boat show awards. The bottom is mahogany ply, sides are cold molded cedar and decks are red cedar over mahogany ply coverboards. The Atkins Flyer is powered by a 12 cylinder, 1970’s, 275 hp Jaguar engine, (offering 60 mph!) An additional engine is available. Most of the hardware was designed and cast by the builder. Included in the sale is a single axle, 3000 lb capacity trailer. The Flyer is in excellent condition. Price: $40,000. For further details, please see ad number pb577 on the Reproduction Boats For Sale page, or click on the link. pb577
March 3, 2014 in Uncategorized
Our newest listing: A charming reproduction 1902 “Fairbanks” design Drake Tail Launch, 21 ft, built in 2013.
“Lagrima” was designed by David Berg of Bellingham, Washington, after a race-boat from 1902. Her sides are 1/4 inch mahogany plywood and the bottom is 3/8 inch ply. The decks are red cedar over 1/4 inch ply with book matched cover boards. The launch is powered by a 1950’s Crosley Marine, 26 hp. engine, (in good condition) and will provide a speed of 18 mph. “Lagrima” is virtually new. She comes complete with a single axle trailer.
This launch turns heads wherever she goes. She is a fitting, living testament to the grace and charm of a by-gone era. Asking price:$30,000
For further information, please see ad number pb576 on the Reproduction Boats For Sale page, or click on the link. pb576