Available Now : Jersey Skiff open sailboat

Posted by on Sep 10, 2019 in Available Now | 1 comment

*Updated price and photos!Available now is a 17′ Jersey Skiff open styled sailboat. The boat is in great condition and has white/grey standard gel coat, laminated wood sheer, and stainless steel keel. Comes ready with 9′ spoon oars, tan boat cover, galvanized trailer, roller furling genoa, tiller extension and a sliding seat. Priced at $13,200 and can be viewed at our shop in Gig Harbor. For more information call (253)-851-2126 or...

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Water Workhorse: The Lobster Boat

Posted by on Apr 10, 2019 in Lobster Boat |

The Maine Lobster Boat is a true work horse from the days of working sail. As a capable motor boat, sailboat, and rowboat, there’s an interesting story behind the design that gives it this hallmark versatility. In our last post about boat design, we talked about the shared heritage of the Melonseed and the Jersey Skiff. Based on a design from working boats on the Eastern seaboard during the 1800s, they feature a box keel that makes them...

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Sold : 16′ Melonseed

Posted by on Feb 23, 2019 in Available Now |

This 16′ beautiful Melonseed rowboat comes ready with a stainless steel keel and a tandem sliding seat. Perfect for those who want to skip the wait and get out on the water as soon as possible. Priced at $7,985 and can be viewed at our shop in Gig Harbor. Call (253)-851-2126 or email us at boatshop@ghboats.com for any questions!

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Scamp Balanced-Lug Rigging Tutorial

Posted by on Jan 11, 2019 in Best of GHBoats, SCAMP |

By popular request… at long last, a video tutorial about rigging the¬†SCAMP Sailboat, with its balanced lug rig! It can look a bit intimidating at first if you’re only familiar with sloop-rigged boats, but it’s actually pretty simple once you know what you’re doing. We hope you find this helpful!¬†⛵️ As a side note, this tutorial is also helpful for the Melonseed, which uses the same essential balanced-lug...

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