go to GLEN-L and look at out boards. they have many 8' 9' 10' good plans simple builds and low cost
try michigan motorz. they should be able to ship to you. you can down size a 350
with out problums
try michigan motorz they should be able to ship to you.
steel needs care fiberglass not so much.
are you using SS 316 for the new screws?
What thickness of wood skins are you planing on using? What wood, pine?
the same trip by auto pulling the boat is far saver and doable. plan ahead...........................leave sooner.
how old is the gas, how old is the tank? do you filter the gas in front of the tank?
how large is the tank?
Why don't you consider a Dory hull. Look at the Glen-L dory's for ideas.
Plug 1 main body of boat sides and bottom. 2 aft deck 3 for deck 4, 5, 6, 7 exterior upper cabin plus interiors. also roof.
Nobody builds a 42 foot boat mold for one boat. You will need about 5 plugs. looking at 75 to 1oo,ooo. Plus complete detailed plans and specs...
screw down ply sole and cut in floor storage plates that open and close and lock.
Par, are you suggesting that unmanned cargo ships with all their safety measures might fall victim
to MURPHY'S LAW???
Is there a design reason that a Sail Drive could not be made for 250 hp or even 300 hp?