This one was drawn for a friend and fellow boatbuilder as a small heavy duty workboat. Scantlings are on the husky side and the engine is a two cylinder diesel. With a gasoline engine and a yacht finish it would also be a nice launch for pleasure use.
Photo shows #117 being built at the Great Lakes boatbuilding School in Cedarville, MI under instructor Pat Mahon.
Construction: carvel on bent fames
Length on deck: 16 ft 6 in
Length waterline: 16 ft 0 in
Beam: 5 ft 8 in
Draft: 1 ft 6 in
Displacement: 1680 lbs
Engine: 10 hp to 15 hp gas or diesel
Building time: 600 hours
Skill level: high
Design #117: 3 Sheet