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Saturday, November 30, 2019

Albert Triolo's 23' Farallon Ofshore Pacific Power Dory

Albert Triolo is coming along just great on his 23' Farallon Offshore Pacific Power Dory. He's planning to add a cabin to it, but that hasn't stopped him from launching it and testing out its performance.

Farallon Offshore Pacific Power Dory wooden boat plans

Farallon Offshore Pacific Power Dory wood boat plans

Farallon Offshore Pacific Power Dory plywood boat plans

More information, plans ordering information, and free downloadable study plans of this boat may be found at: 23' Farallon Offshore Pacific Power Dory Boat Plans.

Jeff Spira, Naval Architect, marine engineer and boat designer

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Monday, November 18, 2019

Todd Bolick's 25' Ixtapa Panga

Todd Bolick launched his home built Ixtapa Panga. He stretched the stock 23 footer to 25 feet, with my guidance. It came out beautifully.

Ixtapa Panga wooden boat plans

Ixtapa Panga  wood boat plans

More information, plans ordering information, and free downloadable study plans of this boat may be found at: 23' Ixtapa Panga Boat Plans.

Jeff Spira, Naval Architect, marine engineer and boat designer

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Friday, November 8, 2019

John Rocco Maccari's Caladesi Carolina Dory

Here's a great video of John Rocco Maccari's Caladesi Carolina Dory including some great drone shots.

More information, pictures, videos, plans ordering information, and free downloadable study plans of this boat may be found at: 20' Caladesi Carolina Dory Boat Plans.

Jeff Spira, Naval Architect, marine engineer and boat designer

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Saturday, November 2, 2019

Take a Ride in Bobby Coker's Albion Power Dory

Bobby Coker forwarded me this video of his 19' Albion Pacific Power Dory in Florida.

More information, pictures, videos, plans ordering information, and free downloadable study plans of this boat may be found at: 19' Albion Pacific Power Dory Boat Plans.

Jeff Spira, Naval Architect, marine engineer and boat designer

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Sunday, October 27, 2019

Caleb Keebler's 18' Carolinian Test with 25 hp.

Caleb Keebler just sent me this video of testing his 18' Carolinian Carolina Dory with a 25 hp outboard. It looks like it's just the right amount of power.

More information, pictures, videos, plans ordering information, and free downloadable study plans of this boat may be found at: 18' Carolinian Dory Boat Plans.

Jeff Spira, Naval Architect, marine engineer and boat designer

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Friday, October 25, 2019

Stephen Britt's Recently Completed 17' Tillamook Pacific Power Dory

Stephen Britt recently sent me these pictures of his 17' Tillamook Pacific Power Dory, he completed this summer. It came out really nicely. I really like his color scheme.

Tillamook Pacific Power Dory wooden boat plans

Tillamook Pacific Power Dory wood boat plans

Tillamook Pacific Power Dory plywood boat plans

More information, plans ordering information, and free downloadable study plans of this boat may be found at: 17' Tillamook Pacific Power Dory Boat Plans.

Jeff Spira, Naval Architect, marine engineer and boat designer

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Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Ken Waters Just Launched his 26' Manzanilla Panga

Ken Waters just completed and launched this really nice 26' Manzanilla Panga. He covered it in foam rather than plywood, He says it does 150 hp 44 mph at 5000 rpm with 6 adults on board.

Manzanilla Panga wooden boat plans

Manzanilla Panga wood boat plans

Manzanilla Panga plywood boat plans

Very nice.

More information, plans ordering information, and free downloadable study plans of this boat may be found at: 26' Manzanilla Panga Boat Plans.

Jeff Spira, Naval Architect, marine engineer and boat designer

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