2015 Chapter Award

The CHAPTER OF THE YEAR award is  given by the Antique & Classic Boat Society in recognition of particularly outstanding development, activities, member participation, and improvement at the chapter level. The 2015 Chapter Award actually was presented to two ACBS Chapters; one very large and the other relatively smaller in membership.  Awards are presented at…


Cedar Strip Construction

“Polaris” is 12 feet of beauty created from cedar strips. Jack and Cheryl Hartwig recently downsized both home and fleet. That’s when Jack’s thoughts returned to building a boat from scratch.  He became intrigued with cedar strip construction. Plans were obtained from Compumarine for their 12′ Fisherman. The method of building the boat is similar…