Boat Re-building Resources

Information

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Good Old Boat Magazine

“The Sailing Magazine for the Rest Of Us!”

www.goodoldboat.com

Articles, products and resources for owners of Good Old Boats.

 

Spinsheet

Chesapeake Bay Sailing

www.spinsheet.com

Events, clubs, activities, crew–finding, used–boat listings, classifieds, etc.

 

 

Parts and Supplies

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Defender

“The Marine Outfitter of Choice for Boating Enthusiasts Since 1938

www.defender.com

They have just about everything, and their prices are less than West Marine, which has essentially everything and knows it and prices it accordingly.

 

Jamestown Distributors

“For Boaters and Their Craft”

www.jamestowndistributors.com

70,000 items online - wholesale marine and building supplies, lots of boat stuff that is not easy to find elsewhere, like kevlar or carbon matting.

 

Sailrite

Do-It-Yourself Canvas

www.sailrite.com

Sunbrella, canvas, vinyl, and other materials; sewing supplies; kits and videos for making your own sail covers, sail bags, cushions, and even sails!

Go get just one quote for replacing your cushions or whatever, and then look at this site . . . and trust me, an $80 sewing machine is plenty strong enough to sew most of the stuff on your boat.

 

Fastenal

www.fastenal.com

Not a marine supplier, but they do have things you might want, such as stainless steel threaded stock.

 

Projects!

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Chesapeake Light Craft

World class boat kits, boat plans, and boatbuilding materials. More than 20,000 CLC boats are on the water: Kayaks, Canoes, Sailboats, and more.

www.clcboats.com

Kits, plans, and supplies to build a variety of sweet little boats, including dinks.