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Welcome to my blog on the building and sailing of a Goat Island Skiff (GIS). Join us on the Michael Storer Wooden Boat Plans forum or on Facebook, where the community of Storer Boat builders, owners, and admirers share their ideas, experiences, and watery hi-jinx.

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Monday, August 20, 2012


Marsh Cat5/8 plywood moldsSheerHonduras Mahogany TransombottomSheer
After several coats fairing.  Not SandedLooking AftLooking ForwardTransomIMG_0830IMG_0831

MarshCat, a set by kmacdonald1234 on Flickr.

My GIS journey began with an interest in small catboats like this. What a beautiful example this is!