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Tolman Alaskan Skiff

22'6 Widebody
Start 12 June 2020
Flipped 04 October 2020
Floated 02 May 2021

My COVID Project

We were stuck inside with not much to do. In order to go outside or be in public you had to wear a mask. Where we used to visit friends, family and travel on the weekends, we now were told to “stay the blazes home”. I thought I should have a hobby to keep myself occupied on the weekends. So, I decided to build a boat in our driveway.

covid boat covid project

"I take large pieces of wood and turn them into smaller pieces of wood and make them fit together." Hunter van Leeuwen

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Construction Pictures

Construction Pictures

Johnie Finn, is a Tolman Alaskan Skiff, designed by Renn Tolman of Homer Alaska.

Thank you to Steveoh, and the members of

Tolman Alaskan Skiff

As Seen on TV

CBC News Covid boat interview 1
CBC News Canada
CBC News Covid boat interview 2
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