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Adventure Sailing: Tiny Shantyboat Options

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When you hear the word “shantyboat” a certain image comes to mind: A shantyboat is either created with materials that are at hand or built using modest materials such as ACX plywood.  Size most often ranges...
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Living in Ten Foot Boat

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Adventure Sailing:  I love what Manie is doing.  He is one brave guy with an amazing mission. From YouTube:  Two months in my own private little paradise and loving it. Working out in the...
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Adventure Sailing: Manie

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From https://maniehjbotha.wordpress.com/ Well folks this update is a bit overdue. But when you look at the photos you will understand why. Building a boat like this is a serious amount of work. I am sitting...
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Adventure Sailing: Setting Up for the Build. Pt. 1

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What to do when you are ready to build?  The first order of business is to set all things in order, and there are a lot of things in a boat build. The shop...
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Funky Floating Homes

Funky Floating Homes

From Vision Magazine. The Floating Homes of Sausalito by David O’ Neal Living on a houseboat is cool–cool like Andy Garcia, the Toyota Prius hybrid, mango ice-cream, and Independent voters. I moved to Sausalito...
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What’s So Great About Barges?

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From the Triloboats.com FAQ: What are the advantages of the Barge shape? The prime advantage is a barge’s increased displacement. That means you can carry more stuff. A barge is very nearly a rectangle,...
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Wanna Build a Boat? Here’s Advice.

Wanna Build a Boat?  Here’s Advice.

Saw this on the updated FAQ of Triloboats.com Any last words? Yeah. Think about why we want a boat at all. Most of us want to get to Magic Harbor safe, sound and stylin’....
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Bruce’s Pontoons

Bruce’s Pontoons

We were planning to use Bruce’s pontoon boat that he scored somewhere around the Lake Shasta area as the base for our shantyboat.  In fact, it was Bruce’s pontoon score that gave us the...
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And Now for Something Completely Different

For Sale: One Very Unique Shantyboat.

For Sale: One Very Unique Shantyboat.

The ShantyboatLiving.com forum is gaining more posts each day.  This is one post that needs to move out front: Name: wolfgang Date: January 22, 2012, 15:07 Reply Content: After a few great years and a lot of sweat and tears its time to pass my boat on down the line and go back to...

RelaxShack: Tiny Shanty/trailer

RelaxShack: Tiny Shanty/trailer

From the pen and the mind of RelaxShacks.com Derek!

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Bruce’s Pontoons

Bruce’s Pontoons

We were planning to use Bruce’s pontoon boat that he scored somewhere around the...

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It’s All in Your Attitude, and Choice of Words!

From http://triloboats.blogspot.com/.  Go to their site for pages and pages of wonderful information. Shanty-, House-,...

Love Me Tender

Love Me Tender

One of the most important tools on the water is a tender… the small workboat...

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Make Your Own Island

From YouTube:  This is how to REALLY get away from it all: Family live...

Shantyboat Restoration

Shantyboat Restoration

A historic shanty boat is one step closer to becoming a museum exhibit for...

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Shantyboat History

From WFPL.org: George Bush was a multitasker. He owned a shanty boat on the...


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