Nes Perce 19
This boat can be built as a center console, as a cabin skiff
or an open utility boat. Evan is building the cabin version. This is his second
build. Gordon is assisting as a student.
to install intermediate frames.
transom notch will mount a motor well.
is cutting a part to fit.
the chines are installed.
bottom of the boat is attached
first layer of fiberglass is applied to the bottom.. Gordon looks for the bubbles.
fellas got the bottom done then the economy's bottom fell and the boat was put
on hold. Evan still had to start the cabin but the summer heat shortened the
work time and we were working only on Sunday afternoons. But now it is Fall
and the cabin's interior is nearly finished and most of the sanding and varnishing
has been down. Now it just needs finishing touches.
side rails are ready for install and the inside floor and finishing items in
the cabin await our attention.
or not it now June 2014 and Even and Ray have this boat finished! They have
spent many Sunday mornings working on this project as both found their lives
getting gcrowded with other things. But now both are beaming with pride and
joy. Here are the pictures of the two boat builders as they put it in the water
for the first time.
view.Needs cushions and decorations guys!
has the boat of his dreams and it floats!!!!! Now both he and Ray can go fishing
overnight just as they talked about this past two years.
beyond belief they prepare to take it home!