Iain Oughtred designed Acorn rowing skiff. Epoxy glued clinker rowing boat. 3.58 M length, 1.2 M beam, 50kg weight. Planked in Robbins Super Elite marine mahogany ply. West epoxy glued on oak members with bronze fixings and gunmetal rowlocks and towing eye. All finished in Deks Olje parts 1 and 2.
In Wooden Boat No. 56, Maynard Bray said: "The Acorn Skiff is primarily a rowboat. She is light in weight, narrow at the waterline, and her freeboard is kept low to keep down her windage. She rows like a dream. With her rising forefoot and lean hindquarters, she should settle back and tow wel... read more