Vintage and Classic Boat Repairs and Restoration

Speed Boat
This old white pine speed boat has just arrived for restoration.

She has a ford flathead V8 going into her this is how she arrived


Some one had removed the barrel back decks and replaced them with a bit of 3x2 framing and old ply. The transom has some bora in it and the starboard Knees on the chine are rotten, its all got to go.

New aft deck beams installed and side deck frameing

Front frames are rotten and the inner planking has started to go.
New bulkheads installed and deck framing ready to be skinned

Janette repairing foredeck framing
New transom Knee and framing in ready to have a Mahogany skin fitted
Ply decks are on and being fared in inner comings are all on

Mahogany and Kauri veneers are finished ready for John to fitt all the seating tanks and steering as soon as he is ready we will install the ford flat head V8 back in her
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