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the wind is up, then put away without fuss.
Meanwhile, other builders have responded to the demand for traditional looks topside and performance-designed hulls and keels below with daysailers of their own. Morris Yachts serves up a 36-footer, J Boats builds its J/100, and Hinckley has the DS 42.
And now, just in time for summer, Hoyt is back and ready to take on the big boats with the Alerion Express 38. She, too, is designed by the l ate S chumach er and the builder's team of designers at
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Lets start by identifying what exactly certain boats are. Sometimes the terminology can get lost on beginners, so well look at some of the most common boats and what theyre called. These boats are exactly what the name implies. They are meant to be used for fishing. Most fishing boats are powered by outboard motors, and many also have a trolling motor mounted on the bow. Bass boats can be made of aluminium or fibreglass.