SCAMP Options

Posted by on Aug 3, 2013 in SCAMP |

Well here’s what you’ve been waiting for – the “nitty gritty” details on all the Scamp options and pricing! A couple of people have asked us if we are not accepting new orders until we ‘catch up’ with backorders. We are not limiting orders at this time and are happy to accept new orders! To encourage folks to step up we are holding the same prices that were offered to the 6th through 12th orders for a...

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Scamp update #18: Eureka, we have done it!‏

Posted by on Jun 25, 2013 in SCAMP | 2 comments

Hi All, Yesterday was a day we have all been waiting for! We knew we were close to being “finished,” but as is typical, there’s always some little detail that needs to be cleared up before the big splash. But finally the sun came out and a nice breeze popped up. Although the boatshop phone was ringing and there was lots of stuff to do, Falk and I just looked at each other and said, “Ah, lets go for it.” We hooked up the trailer and...

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Scamp Update #17: Getting it together

Posted by on Jun 17, 2013 in SCAMP | 3 comments

This is just a short update… we are crazy busy right now in Mid June. Not only are we working on determining the assembly techniques for Scamp #1 and subsequent Scamps, but it’s also the height of the season for folks looking for Melonseeds, Whitehalls, Jersey Skiffs, yacht tenders, etc. A typical day might involve 20 phone calls, 10 long e mails, a few drop in customers and of course new owners from all over the country coming to...

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Scamp Update #16: It was an easy birth

Posted by on May 31, 2013 in SCAMP | 1 comment

Drum roll please…. Here is what we have all been waiting for! Yesterday 5/30/13 at 10.45 A.M fiberglass Scamp #1 (also known as Dick Herman’s baby ‘Klompen’) first saw the light of day. The process was amazingly easy… if you consider being pulled out of the womb with a chain hoist ‘easy’. We just loosened the bolts holding the sides of the clamshell mold and the first fiberglass Scamp lifted up without any creaking, weird noises or...

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Scamp update #15: Time to get serious‏

Posted by on May 26, 2013 in SCAMP |

Well, Ladies and Gentlemen… We are getting VERY close to closing the door on the tooling end of the fiberglass Scamp project. Next w eek will be assembling the primary components of hull, deck, interior, bulkhead and centerboard trunk that culminate in hull #1 which the future owner has already named ‘Klompen’. We’ll soon have ‘Klompen” out of the mold and on the boatshop floor! Pictures will be forthcoming...

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Scamp Update #14: An even dozen, and interior progress

Posted by on May 3, 2013 in SCAMP | 3 comments

Yes, we are at an even dozen orders for ‘Glass Scamps!  Thank you all for your patience… “our” Scamp will be well worth waiting for. The mold for the interior (including floor, seats, water ballast tank, floor storage tank, sump, and seat hatch recesses) is laminated and undergoing final sanding a polishing. Likewise the bulkhead mold is built, and floor hatch molds are complete. The latter parts will need final surface prep too,...

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