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Canarsian: Sebago’s Big Boat Project Goes “Full Tilt Boogie”

By Jim Luton
(previously publish in the SCC EBLADE, Dec. 2015)

On any big boat project, progress more often than not appears incremental, until some seemingly magical event renders that progress as sudden and huge. In reality, months of work and scores of small tasks are tallied until the work done is deemed sufficient to move forward into the next big phase of the build. Such was the case recently with our “rollover” and celebration of the past year’s work on Canarsian, the club’s Point Comfort 23 powerboat construction project.
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IAZ,P Moves to Brooklyn… NYC That Is

By Patrick Daniels
(originally published in Goat Island Skiff Amateur Style and the Sea Pearl 21 Too, April 2015)

Oh man, where to begin!!?!? So I made up my mind to build a dang boat finally. Even decided what type: The famed Goat Island Skiff of story and song. I had begun to cast about for some decent building space. New York City is not a great place to seek shop space for a labor of love like a small sailboat, so my search was fruitless and plagued with daydreams of tents in the mother-in-laws yard or a temporary shop in a storefront in a rundown neighborhood…
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