and BackPacker Plus
The BackPacker is a simplified cut down version of a much larger
dory hull midsection, and its light enough to strap to a backpack
and walk for miles over mountain trails.
Back in August 2012, I'd started designing a rough water capable
boat which was about 20' long with a beam of 7'.
(Small) Scows - Part 3
Encouraged by Shorty Routh, designer of the PDRacer, and Carl
Cramer, editor of Wooden Boat magazine, I signed up
to offer two kits for the Family Boatbuilding portion of this