Boating Safety Is For Life

Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Boat Building News

Happy Independence Day! 

Have fun but stay safe.

A&E highlights: wooden boats, smoke on water for July 4
The Seattle Times
The 37th annual festival kicks off on the Fourth of July and continues through the weekend with activities that celebrate the region's maritime heritage: tours of historic vessels, free boat rides on Lake Union, boat-building and a scavenger hunt for .


Va . man's steamboat is a step back in time
Delmarva Daily Times
Mark White rests his hand on the wooden boat he is building in the workshop at his home in Moneta, Va. He is missing the top piece of his middle finger on his right hand due to a power tool accident that occurred while he was a wood-shop teacher years ago


 The Peak of Boating Season is a Good Time to Think Safety
Patch.com
According to the National Maritime Manufacturers Association, July Fourth is America's biggest boating holiday of the year. A staggering 88 million boaters are estimated to be on the water this summer, the largest number of U.S. adults participating in ...


 Canoe business booming in tough economy
Illawarra Mercury
... Canoes co-owners David and John Slattery. Picture: SYLVIA LIBER. Bellambi canoe manufacturer Australis Canoes is bucking the trend of regional businesses going under in tough financial conditions, continuing to trade despite the troubled economy.

No comments:

Post a Comment

Please feel free to ask a question or leave a comment on the subject of Boat Building. Ads or links to commercial web sites will be deleted.