Join us for The Chapter Round Table

Ed Andrews, Chairperson of the Chapter Development Committee On March 24, 2022 at 9 AM  ACBS will be hosting a Chapter Round Table at the Sunnyland Boat Festival. All chapter presidents are invited and in the event they are unable to attend, are asked to please send a representative. The meeting will be conducted in…

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Andale

by John Calhoun member of the Water Wonderland chapter I purchased a basket case hull of a 1940 Chris-Craft Deluxe Runabout (barrelback) in 2006 after searching for a respectable project where I could utilize a Chris- Craft KBL131 hp triple carb engine that I owned. I was alerted to a gray boat that was in…

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The Life Of ACE

by Tuck Elfman member of the Mid-Atlantic chapter In 1939 my Grandfather Augestus C. Elfman bought a bay front property in Surf City NJ., and had a house built. In 1941 in his shop in Doylestown PA, he built a 26′ Garvey witha cabin, which he powered with a 8cyl Packard. It ran smooth and…

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Join us for The Chapter Round Table

Ed Andrews, Chairperson of the Chapter Development Committee On March 24, 2022 at 9 AM  ACBS will be hosting a Chapter Round Table at the Sunnyland Boat Festival. All Chapter presidents are invited and in the event they are unable to attend, are asked to please send a representative. The meeting will be conducted in…

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Having Fun Reminiscing

By Lora Nadolski Hanson, ACBS HQ I received a call today from one of our Northern California/Lake Tahoe Chapter members. One of the things we ended up talking about was the informal fun events that NorCal/Lake Tahoe Chapter members often do together. The fun of boating is getting together and going boating!  The timing for…

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Rosie Goes Hollywood

By Seth Vore, Columbia Willamette Chapter Toward the end of boating season last year, I was perusing the boat section of Craigslist when I came across an ad asking for a wooden boat to be used in the filming of a music video.  As the weather was starting to turn cold and rainy in Portland…

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