Glen-L History Photo #2

On December 9, 2011, in History Photo of the Week, by Gayle Brantuk

1950’s Draft Room–Click photo to enlarge   This is where the magic happens! This is our drafting room where all of our boat designs have been created. Glen is in the foreground of the photo using the drafting table that he made himself. It had a radio built into it and lots of handy drawers.  Jack […]

Cold Molded Planking Review

On December 15, 2010, in News From Gayle, by Gayle Brantuk

Many of our boat designs call for cold molded, double or multiple diagonal planking. This is a method of applying the skin or planking of the boat in multiple layers; the first layer about 45 degrees and subsequent layers approximately crossing at right angles to the previous one. Cold Molding is used on boats that […]

Build Your Dream Boat #1

On July 15, 2010, in Build Your Dream Boat Series, News From Gayle, by Gayle Brantuk

We like to remind people that building a boat is not just another project, but a lifetime of memories the whole family can enjoy. Sounds nice, but how does that play out in real life? Here are the words of some of our clients that illustrate this point: “My family and I would like to […]