Before You Launch: Follow These Steps

Before You Launch: Follow These Steps

Boating alone is sometimes a way to find freedom on the lake, but in most cases taking an extra set of hands is well advised. Make sure you have your trailer licensed and well serviced. Check the ...
The History of Dodge Boat Works
1930's Boats

The History of Dodge Boat Works

The Dodge brothers, Horace and John, created a highly successful Motor Car company in about 1913.  The Dodge Brothers Motor Car Company grew, and by 1915 they were the second largest car manufactur...
Chris-craft - 147 Years of Boat Building History

Chris-craft - 147 Years of Boat Building History

When your average person thinks of a classic wooden boat or perhaps sees your beautiful classic out on the water they're likely to think of one name "Chris-Craft"! The brand has become synonymous w...
Wooden Motor Boats of the Early 1920's Through the 1930’s
1930's Boats

Wooden Motor Boats of the Early 1920's Through the 1930’s

The Dodge Boat Company was started by the Dodge brothers in about 1920. Dodge had already seen success in the automotive business. They coined the name” WaterCar” and began building this model in a...
How Wooden Ship Building Technology Changed the Western World
Ancient History

How Wooden Ship Building Technology Changed the Western World

One seemingly simple single event involving a beached wooden ship would lead to the Romans building over 1000 Galleys over the course of the First Punic war and the eventual defeat of Carthage.
Lessons Learned
Boating Safety

Lessons Learned

Avoid an unforeseen boating disaster - Bringing the proper tools and equipment to launch and enjoy your boating experience is vital.
Voltage Through The Water
electric boats

Voltage Through The Water

Getting away from the Boatworks, especially in the spring or early summer takes a great deal of effort with Boat projects underway, launching and the ever present list of emails to address.  But I...
A review of Classic vs Replica Mahogany Speedboats
Classic vs Replica

A review of Classic vs Replica Mahogany Speedboats

Trying to decide wither to purchase a Classic or Replica Mahogany Speedboat? We take a look at the history of Classic Mahogany boats.