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by kwmpa
Sat Aug 20, 2011 5:12 pm
Forum: Gar Wood - General Discussion
Topic: Gar Wood 1936 NY Boat Show
Replies: 27
Views: 15955

i did some searches but have come up with no luck...where can i get another garwood burgee
by kwmpa
Sat Aug 20, 2011 6:57 am
Forum: Odds & Ends
Topic: HGTV's feature of John Winn's Million Dollar Boathouse
Replies: 11
Views: 4139

Well the price was a little less then I was expecting
by kwmpa
Fri Aug 19, 2011 12:32 am
Forum: Gar Wood - General Discussion
Topic: Gar Wood 1936 NY Boat Show
Replies: 27
Views: 15955

Brian thanks for the comment....i realize that it might be old but not original...i am in the antique vintage car restoration business we go through it all the time...I'm not crazy about the color of the interior or the bottom paint...I need to get Tony mollica's contact information and talk to him ...
by kwmpa
Thu Aug 18, 2011 3:34 pm
Forum: Odds & Ends
Topic: HGTV's feature of John Winn's Million Dollar Boathouse
Replies: 11
Views: 4139

Anyone actually know how much they want for the house?
by kwmpa
Thu Aug 18, 2011 11:31 am
Forum: Gar Wood - General Discussion
Topic: Gar Wood 1936 NY Boat Show
Replies: 27
Views: 15955

Tahoe is a bit of a haul for me coming from PA...would love to do the show sometime...even Clayton is a bit of a haul but this boat well be there next year...I was hoping to have my Chris Craft custom sedan at thane next year but restoration costs were a little more then I could swing right now....s...
by kwmpa
Thu Aug 18, 2011 12:27 am
Forum: Gar Wood - General Discussion
Topic: Gar Wood 1936 NY Boat Show
Replies: 27
Views: 15955

Id be interested to know this too...I know the 16' boats were like that from 34...This boat is unique because it has the blue upholstery in it. Was like that from the factory, from what i gather not to many garwood's came with bule upholstery...This is a model 601 Deluxe runabout. Not the rarest gar...
by kwmpa
Tue Aug 16, 2011 7:50 pm
Forum: Gar Wood - General Discussion
Topic: Gar Wood 1936 NY Boat Show
Replies: 27
Views: 15955

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by kwmpa
Tue Aug 16, 2011 7:48 pm
Forum: Gar Wood - General Discussion
Topic: Gar Wood 1936 NY Boat Show
Replies: 27
Views: 15955

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by kwmpa
Tue Aug 16, 2011 4:28 pm
Forum: Odds & Ends
Topic: Looking for information on 16ft Chris-Craft for article
Replies: 22
Views: 5502

I vote for the 16' hydro as well sweet lite boat...I like a 16' boat personally, I have had several fiberglass 16 footers they are easy to store and easy to trailer....I'm new to the wood boat thing but just bought a 36 16' GarWood split cockpit...it's not that space is an issue my building is big e...
by kwmpa
Sun Aug 14, 2011 4:33 pm
Forum: Gar Wood - General Discussion
Topic: Gar Wood 1936 NY Boat Show
Replies: 27
Views: 15955

It seems I'm the young guy everywhere as I'm only 26 but I'm trying to bring young people to the hobby
by kwmpa
Sun Aug 14, 2011 12:06 am
Forum: Gar Wood - General Discussion
Topic: Gar Wood 1936 NY Boat Show
Replies: 27
Views: 15955

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by kwmpa
Wed Aug 10, 2011 6:46 pm
Forum: Gar Wood - General Discussion
Topic: Gar Wood Infromation Resources
Replies: 26
Views: 20152

anybody have Tony Mollica's contact info
by kwmpa
Sat Aug 06, 2011 6:00 pm
Forum: From the Club
Topic: The Brass Bell
Replies: 27
Views: 20578

when is the next issue of The Brass bell mailing out?
by kwmpa
Sun Jul 31, 2011 3:42 pm
Forum: Odds & Ends
Topic: Chris Craft Antique Boat Club Decals?
Replies: 23
Views: 5266

Definitely expand the line of products that the club sells...I'd buy decals...and if we got some shirts with the pre-war logo on them or some designs that featured different Chris models I think they would really sell
by kwmpa
Sat Jul 30, 2011 9:09 pm
Forum: Gar Wood - General Discussion
Topic: Gar Wood 1936 NY Boat Show
Replies: 27
Views: 15955

I dont have it yet I'll post some when I get it...it won best runabout under 22' at Clayton in 2006
by kwmpa
Tue Jul 19, 2011 8:35 pm
Forum: Gar Wood - General Discussion
Topic: Gar Wood 1936 NY Boat Show
Replies: 27
Views: 15955

im purchasing the 16' GarWood that was in the 1936 display so iwanted to see the pictures if anyone can email it to me
by kwmpa
Mon Jul 18, 2011 6:00 pm
Forum: Gar Wood - General Discussion
Topic: Gar Wood 1936 NY Boat Show
Replies: 27
Views: 15955

Gar Wood 1936 NY Boat Show

anybody have images of the 1936 NY Boat Show GarWood display?
by kwmpa
Mon Jul 04, 2011 5:33 pm
Forum: Odds & Ends
Topic: Skipper hats
Replies: 6
Views: 1600

Yep call their phone number. Answering machine states they closed and all there hat making dies and whatnot are for sale...there was an article about it on woody boater about them closing and no longer being able to get hats
by kwmpa
Sun Jul 03, 2011 8:24 pm
Forum: Odds & Ends
Topic: restoration shops in the PA area(oh, ny, nj, md)
Replies: 18
Views: 4683

Thanks don you have been a huge help I just can't seem to find one place that meets all my need so I'm looking at all the options now as we discussed...yes my first post was a pretty tall order but I'm confident I'll find someone eventually...I'm taking my time now trying not to rush this and hopefu...
by kwmpa
Sun Jul 03, 2011 6:25 pm
Forum: Odds & Ends
Topic: restoration shops in the PA area(oh, ny, nj, md)
Replies: 18
Views: 4683

Is finding a shop always this stressful
by kwmpa
Sun Jul 03, 2011 8:58 am
Forum: Hull Construction
Topic: 49 custom sedan construction questions
Replies: 1
Views: 939

49 custom sedan construction questions

Ok so I'm trying to figure of what wood to get from my supplier. I have a 49 custom sedan that is cedar sided. What type of cedar did Chris craft use on these? And I also had a question about the decks and cabin sides. What type of mahogany did they use I have been told two different things. One is ...
by kwmpa
Sun Jul 03, 2011 12:13 am
Forum: Odds & Ends
Topic: Skipper hats
Replies: 6
Views: 1600

Skipper hats

Since Lancaster Caps closed where can you buy quality skipper caps?
by kwmpa
Sat Jul 02, 2011 10:13 pm
Forum: Riva - General Discussion
Topic: Riva Ariston Restoration, a journal
Replies: 53
Views: 53367

don boat looks unreal...youre a lucky guy
by kwmpa
Mon Jun 20, 2011 8:39 pm
Forum: Odds & Ends
Topic: restoration shops in the PA area(oh, ny, nj, md)
Replies: 18
Views: 4683

By "Museum Restoration" i mean Coucours quality
by kwmpa
Mon Jun 20, 2011 6:57 pm
Forum: Odds & Ends
Topic: Otto Herrick Motor Co.
Replies: 0
Views: 656

Otto Herrick Motor Co.

does anyone have pictures of the Otto Herrick Motor Co. in Springfield Mo. This is where my boat was delivered. Didnt know if someone might have a picture
by kwmpa
Mon Jun 20, 2011 3:29 pm
Forum: Odds & Ends
Topic: finally got my 49 Custom Sedan
Replies: 7
Views: 1918

I hear that alot that's how I get most of my cars people don't want to work on them any more so I end up with them
by kwmpa
Mon Jun 20, 2011 9:50 am
Forum: Odds & Ends
Topic: finally got my 49 Custom Sedan
Replies: 7
Views: 1918

Young guys

Thanks i actually have 2 40 fords a sedan delivery for my business and a 2-door sedan...the sedan delivery was the one that crushed me...me falling on the BMW happened at my regular job...it's funny to a lot of the local guys won't pay me any mind at shows then some of them came on a garage tour...a...
by kwmpa
Sun Jun 19, 2011 2:09 pm
Forum: Odds & Ends
Topic: restoration shops in the PA area(oh, ny, nj, md)
Replies: 18
Views: 4683

Thanks for all the information guys I have been shopping around from as far west as Ft Wayne with the Antique boat shop. I liked what I had heard from the Wooden Runabout Company in MI. I thought about NW but they are a little far. I'm an active customer I like to go see the process and progress. Be...
by kwmpa
Sun Jun 19, 2011 12:48 am
Forum: Odds & Ends
Topic: restoration shops in the PA area(oh, ny, nj, md)
Replies: 18
Views: 4683

restoration shops in the PA area(oh, ny, nj, md)

Im looking for a top quality restorationshop to do a Museum quality restoration on my 49 custom sedan. Looking for recomendations from anyone in this area that has done this level of restoration.
by kwmpa
Sun Jun 19, 2011 12:44 am
Forum: Odds & Ends
Topic: finally got my 49 Custom Sedan
Replies: 7
Views: 1918

finally got my 49 Custom Sedan

After being in and out of the hospital since last June and going through a whole host of medical problems and two accidents(Im a vintage car restorer i had a 1940 Ford fall on me and break my arm then while at work i had a ladder slip out fromunder me and fell 20 feet on a 67BMW) i finally got my bo...