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kaakre 02-10-2008 02:44 PM

DIY Yard Needed -Florida/SE US
I am in need of a boatyard that allows DIY and use of independent workers to complete the interior of my old 56 foot steel ketch. She is 56/15/9 and weighs about 15-20 tons.

No glitzy marina features are needed-- just need a good working yard close to a West Marine and Home depot.

Any recommendations?



sailaway50 02-14-2008 09:25 PM

We were very pleased with Charlotte Harbor Boat Storage, Inc, Placida,FL. Don't know if they can handle your boat. PH # 941-828-0216. Worth a call. Can live and work on the boat, Home Depot very close, West Marine not too far. Best of Luck

kmusbach 02-15-2008 03:38 AM

SE Florida Boatyard
<TABLE cellSpacing=0 cellPadding=0><TBODY><TR><TD width="15%" height=21>Cracker Boy Boat Works</TD><TD width="7%" height=21>561-465-7031</TD><TD width="13%" height=21>1124 Avenue C</TD><TD width="14%" height=21>Riviera Beach, FL 33404</TD><TD width="20%" height=21>Boat Yard</TD></TR></TBODY></TABLE>
They allow DYI, Liveaboard, and West Marine and Home Depot are not too far away. We will be pulling out there this spring for a bottom job.

Good Luck.

s/v Take Five

PBzeer 02-15-2008 04:37 AM

I believe there is also a Cracker Boy at Fort Pierce also. West Marine is close, but not Home Depot.

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