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by Redhawk
Sun Jan 07, 2018 1:31 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: best design for relaxed cruising
Replies: 5
Views: 859

Re: best design for relaxed cruising

Thanks for the advice. How do the Zip or Malahini do with regards to bow rise? Either boat seems to be appropriate for my skill level.

Mike Robinson
by Redhawk
Sat Jan 06, 2018 10:06 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: best design for relaxed cruising
Replies: 5
Views: 859

best design for relaxed cruising

Hi, Just beginning to consider the boat I want to build. I will be using it on about a 900 acre lake with a fair amount of traffic. I would like to hear from you all on what design is best to cruise around at ten to fifteen mph with a minimum of bow rise without getting on plane. I am retiring and w...
by Redhawk
Sat Dec 30, 2017 9:48 am
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New Member
Replies: 7
Views: 852

Re: New Member

Wow Thanks for all the responses! I'm looking forward to this process! I'll stay in touch.

Mike R.
by Redhawk
Fri Dec 29, 2017 11:51 am
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New Member
Replies: 7
Views: 852

New Member

Hi, My name is Mike and I will be retiring in about five months. I'm retiring to a resort community with several 400 to 900 acre lakes. I am new to boat building. My previous skill set includes basic carpentry such as framing, window installation and deck building. I am drawn to the beauty of classi...