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’round the blogs – great stuff from elsewhere in the traditional boat blogosphere

It has been far too long (we do I always find myself starting this way? SIGH) since we here at Chine bLog highlighted the great posts others have offered the world regarding wooden / traditional boats. Yes, believe it or not, Chine bLog is NOT the only source. Really. It’s true. If you haven’t discovered [...]

Interesting discussion – the place of boats in our world

Antonio Dias is hosting an interesting discussion on our relationships with boats at his blog “Boats for Difficult Times.” I added my two cents tonight, though I may have made a fairly trivial point. It’s late… Thanks to Tom over at 70.8 for pointing it out.

Thanks for the visit Tony Dias

It’s always fun when a real, live subject of a post stops by, even if it is to dispute your opinion. Heck, so much the better – we put ourselves out there, so we deserve whatever comes of it. So many thanks to designer Tony Dias, who found one of our very first posts, on [...]

Arey’s Pond Daysailer – close, but…

Another one out of WoodenBoat here… They recently did a piece on the Arey 18 Daysailer, a reasonably new design from Tony Dias. Its an interesting piece that devotes a just amount of time to detail the history of the Kingston lobsterboat, a class I had not knowingly encountered beforehand…

As part of this discussion, [...]