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2 - DN ice boats for sale:
1st is a Sitka spruce hull painted blue, Sarns hardware and Harken blocks.
2nd is a varnished Sitka spruce hull with Cherry decks, never sailed, Sarns hardware and Harken blocks
1 Aluminum boom with Harken blocks and sheet line
1 Kenyon Aluminum mast
1 fiberglass mast
1 set Sarns standard length runners
1 set (2) bullnose Sarns runners
1 stainless steel shrouds with adjusters
1 set stainless steel shrouds no adjusters
1 Bosset sail excellent condition (very little use)
1 other sail needs gromments - starter sail.
For pictures view on craigslist.org - Posting ID # 4646039587
Sell everything $2500.00 – firm
Located in Wisconsin.
Contact Jim at 920-246-4727 or firstname.lastname@example.org
J14x - C class Skeeter "247"
This is a Jack Jacobs built boat, I was just the helper on the project. Early on in the build Jack sat at the workbench, and redesigned the J14, right now this boat is a one-of-a-kind.
Boat, and trailer - $6000
Walt Ward - Boyne City Mi.
Two North DN sails from Detroit loft-
The first is a North ABSS sail, built 2012, always stored dry and cool, battens never tensioned unless racing. Windows in great shape. Cloth still crispy! Great all-around sail. Medium amount of depth. Includes battens with custom adjusters, can adjust batten tension without removing mittens! $650
The second is a North MS-1, built 2012, also stored dry and cool, battens never tensioned unless racing. Windows in great shape. Overall like new. Includes battens and same custom batten adjusters as above- Flattest North DN sail, great for clean ice and breeze or for a lighter skipper. $650
Contact T. Thieler at 401-258-6230 or email@example.com for details
E skeeter, tandem, built in 1968 off of Kuemmerlein plans. Sharpnack blocks, 2 sails, mast busted, all other rigging is there, and trailer goes with it. Hasn’t sailed in last 15 years since that unfortunate day I hit an open patch. $2200.00 obo.
Located in Wisconsin.
Call Tom 715-334-3028
The Sodus Bay Boat Museum in New York is selling its Mead Glider Batwing iceboat. This is an original, unrestored, iceboat, is complete except for one runner, and basket (seat) hardware. Repair needed to one side seat (bottom is loose, but not broken). Asking $3500.00. Have lots of recent photos.
Email to Ronald Bill for details.
I have two chain-stitched mainsheets in-stock that I'd rather not have lying around all summer, so I'm discounting them from $55 to $40 (+shipping). They're constructed from 3/16" Sta-Set double-braid; one is red with white flecks (the photo), and the other is white with red flecks. If you're interested, send me a message: geoff@PerformanceSailingProducts.com
Renegade: Completely restored and sail/race ready. Boat built in Toledo, high crown plank, excellent for slush and black ice. It has covers and two sails.
Located in Oshkosh, WI
Reasonable offers considered
Contact Tyler Sternberg at
(608) 213-5446 or by e-mail at BurtonPark7@yahoo.com
CSI plank for sale-
Cedar and glass, 2 1/2" of crown, bends 1 1/2" with 190 lb of weight. Good for a heavier sailor or take a sander to it and soften it up a bit.... Gloss black Awlgrip paint, foot pads installed, holes drilled for Struble chock studs.
Contact T for details
James "T" Thieler DN US 5224
12 Channing St. Newport, RI 02840 401 258 6230
Struble Chocks for sale-
all cut out for Kent-style stiffeners. Studs included-
Contact T for info-
James "T" Thieler
12 Channing St. Newport, RI 02840 401 258 6230
E Skeeter “Thin Ice”. Last of the wood rumble seaters, three sets of sails, and two sets of runners. The boat comes with a trailer, not the best, but it works. This boat is in great shape and ready to sail. Located in northern Minnesota.
Contact Jeff at 952-292-7331 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Any reasonable offer accepted.
Pair of DN angles of top quality materials and workmanship. Formerly owned by chanpion Todd Gamble and I have used only a couple of times since owning them.
Call me for details @ 612 202 8588 or see Mike Bloom on the ice.
I paid $700 and will take best offer.
Complete DN (used) - $8500
1. Williams Infusion resin infused composite hull
2. Williams Infusion resin infused composite plank with struble chocks (for 220 lb. skipper)
3. Williams Infusion resin infused composite fiberglass spar
4. Williams Infusion aluminum boom with adjustable pulleys
5. 3/16" 100 degree slot side runners
6. Sarns easy lead-in front runner
7. Harkin blocks
8. Die-form shrouds with sta-masters and struble hound
9. North Sails F01 sail.
10. Dieball Sailing speed sail (not yet used)
Located in Ohio.
JX Skeeter ice boat. This is "Frosty Paws", an ice boat custom designed and built by Jack Jacobs. This is a single seat wood ice boat (springboard), approximately 20' long. C class skier. Mast is carbon fiber (Ron Sherry built), the sail is a mylar panel cut sail (by Doyle Boston), and the hardware is all original Bill Sarns hardware. The skates are 38" heat treated stainless steel custom blades with box, also by Bill Sarns. It's approximately 15 years old and in wonderful condition.
Traverse City, Michigan. email@example.com
Ice Opti. Built to Goodwin supplied plans with racing in mind. Sitka spruce construction, Epiphanes varnished. Purpose made Ice Opti sail from Wisconsin via Daniel Hearn. Includes Sarns standard profile runners. Turn key boat sailed twice before my son outgrew it.
Burlington, Ontario Canada
905 332 3245 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Stern Steerer: Timberboat
Marconi rig, 3 seater build by Norbert Salseiter and Andy Gratton. Flies a runner all day like a Hobie Cat. With trailer. Very comfortable backrest seating with lots of storage. Custom trailer included. $3000.00
Contact: George Gerhardt
28' trailer built to hold 2 skeeters. New tires, new bearings, single axle, 2 wooden boxes, and has title.
Asking $1,500.00 OBO
Located in NJ
AS SEEN IN WOODEN BOAT MAGAZINE
New boat, complete with trailer and ready to go. Race as Class C sternsteerer. A very active class in Europe, this is first Mono to be built in the USA. First class construction and hardware throughout. Located in Maine.
Bill, 207-236-8048 evenings. email@example.com
New Sherry runner aligners used once. $325.00
Sherry plank with new struble chocks. # 165. $750.00
New Struble chocks standard width. $225.00
New Dieball sails avalible after NAs. Full and speed. $750.00
Possible trade for 30" stainless inserts.
All equipment can be delivered at NAs Contact J.R. Francis firstname.lastname@example.org
New runner sharpener - 34" platen,
90" belts, 1 HP 3450 RPM reversible .60 lbs, 2x2 steel platen. Located in Oconomowoc,WI. Can deliver to DN Western Regional or North American regatta.
$800.00 fob Oconomowoc
Contact Bob Rast
Also have 1 new DN carbon composite mast for sale
1980's DN ice boat in excellent condition, complete with all the accessories.Located in northwest Iowa; Hawarden.
712 540 0846 email@example.com
Carbon fiber mast and boom
Custom Doyle Sail and sail cover Carbon fiber on springboard and plank Carbon fiber on cockpit and on hull bottom
Custom leather seat
Stern steering wheel
Vinyl travel bags for all parts $9,950.00
Located near Detroit, MI
Contact Kevin Sherry
(313) 570-3544 KevinVSherry@aol.com
Class E Skeeter. Harken fiberglass hull (rumble seater). 26' carbon fiber mast. 22' airfoil shaped plank. $7,000. Dan Clapp (NJ) (732) 751-1212. firstname.lastname@example.org
Ice opti with very little use. Includes runners, plank bag, boat bag and everything needed to race. Quantum ice opti sail is like new.
$1650.00 Pewaukee, WI.
Bill Bischoff 414-588-3188 or email@example.com.
DN style hull with bow sprit and 10’ plank. aluminum/fiberglass mast. Good sail. Fast and recreational use. Located in WI.
Contact Dave 608-780-6784
2008 FO1 Sail for sale in good condition. Thunder Bay, Ontario.
807 577 2109
7/8th’s scale DN built in 1973 with original drawings and bills.
Hull color is blue and it’s in great shape, not sure if it ever sailed.
Would make a great boat for kid or small adult.
Sell outright or trade boat and Alum. DN mast for newer carbon/epoxie mast.
Located in Michigan. Eric@cdxholland.com
Alcort Icefish bought new in Chicago and used on Goguac Lake, Battle Creek, Michigan from 1969 to 1976. Uses Sunfish or other sail but no sail included.The blades are sharp and it has been in storage since 1976.
Located in Durango Colorado. Will ship at buyer's expense.
Custom Made Ash Battens
Tired of having a bunch of battens that don't match? I have a solution for the 2014 season. Battens made from quarter sawn ash, tapered to your requirements. Made in Wales, Wisconsin
Send inquires to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Specify lengths and flex
Tandem Skeeter ice boat trailer.
Trailer is 21+ feet long and was designed to carry two ice boats including the masts, booms, planks, runners, sails, cables, etc. Separated locked trunk space is also included (see photos). Trailer tires are in good condition and trailer lights are new. The trailer is in Wisconsin about 10 miles SE of Madison at Lake Kegonsa near U.S. Highway 51. Best offer. Steve Grant 608-577-3458 [cell]
2 Sprinter Class Iceboats Complete
1) Brand new, all natural finished. Asking $3500.00 O.B.O.
1) With J-14 sail with aluminum spar and boom. Runner plank and springboard are natural finish.
Asking $3500.00 O.B.O.
Boats are located in Augusta, Michigan, 49012.
Please call Harley Disbrow Jr. at
269-731-4090 for further information.
Well kept DN ice boat. Mast could use a coat of varnish but other that that it is in excellent condition.
Sails are in like new condition.
I also have 4 sets of blades that you can chose from. I also have additional miscellaneous spare parts.
$1900 for boat and original blades or $2200.00 with the Sarns bullnose blades.
Will consider all reasonable offers.
C Class Skeeter
PRICE REDUCED to $3500
Any reasonable offer accepted
Turn key boat includes 20ft mast,
21ft hull including springboard, foot pedal & wheel steering. Two sails, one full, one blade. Covers for hull, mast, plank, boom & sails. Royal blue Awl Grip paint & custom graphics. One set of runners w/sharpening jig. Toolbox with all tools necessary for boat. Would also consider trade/partial trade for a Nite.
Please contact Chris at
(631) 466-6442 or email@example.com
Boat is located on Long Island, NY
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Renegade #144 (using #324). Boat is a 3 time regatta winner and still a very competive boat. Due to health reasons boat must go. Included with sale of boat: extra set of runners,covers, and matching trailer with lockable sail/storage box. Have history of boat from birth to present. Located in southern Wisconsin.
Asking price is $8,000
For more info call (920)422-4667 John.
Gougeon style DN hull includes Renji “quick-change” mast step, low-profile steering post, and swoop tiller. Refinished and beautiful.
Nite spar. Great back-up or “cruiser” mast. Includes halyard and all hardware.
BOTH LOCATED IN LAKE GENEVA.
CALL BOB CAVE 630 502-1623
or LOU LOENNEKE 262 903-6464
RENEGADE 541 SO-WHAT. One of the four McFactory boats. Complete ready to race package. This is a very competitive boat and has finished in the top 5 in most of its regattas. Package includes 2 sets of runners. 1 set is a Russell set, original and an Iver Johnson spar. Many sails and batten combinations, 2 sails have never been up the stick yet. Full trailer and set up covers. Two place galvanized trailer with newer deep storage 10 ft. box. All that's missing are the racing conditions. Located near Oshkosh, WI.
Asking $10,500/reasonable offers considered.
Gary Sternberg (608)445-2628
''Rum Runner" 33' Stern-steerer for sale. 18' plank, 34' mast. Two sets of runners (cast iron). Spare original gull wing plank. Custom tandem trailer. $6500.00
Located in Pepin, WI if you want to take a look. 715-308-5024 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
RENEGADE ICEBOAT FOR SAIL Completely West Epoxy & Sitka Spruce built, in the early 1990's two sails & Full Boat covers Located in southern Michigan $6,000 517-260-7797
OCTOBER 4, 2013
Front seat skeeter "Winter Wind"
2 masts 26'8" & 26'3"
4 Henry Bossett North Sails,
2 front runners
3 sets rear runners
1/2" 440C, 1/2" 5160, 3/8" 5160, trailer w/large alumimum sail box & seperate aluminum runner box.
Green Bay, Wi.
2012 Lockley Skimmer 45, never used. Yellow body, orange sail with white trim. Comes with a spare mast and boom. $1,000 or best offer. Located in Escanaba, MI. For more info, call Chip at 906-789-0334.
Skeeter ice boat. Excellent condition, all complete and ready to sail. Stainless steel hardware and runners. Sharpening jig for runners. Cockpit cover. This is a very fast and fun iceboat! Garage stored when not on ice. Measurements: Hull with springboard: 24' Plank: 16' Mast: 20'. Asking price $3,500
Iceboat is located in Oshkosh, WI. I may be able to help with transportation if needed.
Call John at 920-216-6672.
Ice Flyer Ice Boat
Complete package ready to sail including fiberglass hull, windsurf sail & bag, Sarns blades with box, tripods, videos & rigging instructions, a transfer dolly and two helmets w/face shields. Great condition!
Location: East Lansing, Michigan
Asking price $2,000.
Carbon mast for J-14. Located in New York.
Please contact email@example.com.
DN Runner Sharpening Machine.
Dan Clapp NJ 732-673-7702
Or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Looking for a DN sidecar in the New England area. email@example.com
Renegade parts for a project. Need hull and mast, complete or partial. Will consider any thing for Renegade or whole boat even. firstname.lastname@example.org
I am looking for a JX iceboat sail. This is the X version of the J14. email email@example.com
Looking to trade 1984 17' O'Day Daysailer with trailer for ice boat. Any boat considered. Albany,NY. Toftelectric@aol.com
Looking for a nice used C Skeeter sail in Wisconsin.
Patrick Maher Escow100@gmail.com
262-903-six five seven seven
Nite Owners/sailors; I am looking to buy a North LS1 Nite sail, can be a bit worn or like new (preferred)! Or, if you know where one is that might be for sale please let me know! Joe Norton 920 295 9357 text or call or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Looking for either a North FO-1 or ABSS or a 1D Speed sail in good condition-
Contact T at email@example.com or
401 258 6230 if you have one to sell-
Interested in purchasing a good sharpening jig for my stainless runners. Anyone has this send me an email with photos and price André Pilon firstname.lastname@example.org
35940 Carlisle Street
Clinton Township, Michigan 48035 Phone:586-790-5557
DN World Champion Ron Sherry's company has both DN and Ice Opti parts available.
DN sailor Jeff Kent's company, CSI combines technology and the experience of world class competitors totaling at least 10 World Champions into all of it's products. Whether it's a small fitting or a spar, performance is the underlying goal.
David L. Yeadon
402 Milwaukee Ave.
Fort Atkinson, WI 53538
Dave's Machining offers a large range of DN parts. Call or email Dave for a price list.
"Dieball Sailing is the newest and freshest sailmaking group in the United States. Born from years of work with the larger sail lofts (formerly North Sails Toledo/Cleveland and Quantum Sails Toledo/Cleveland), in 2009 we decided it was time to do our own thing."
Harken Yacht Equipment
Home of the famous Harken blocks. Based in Pewaukee, Wisconsin, the Harkens are naturally ice boat skippers.
by Marketing Acuity
Hull numbers and ice boat graphics. Great looking vinly graphics to complement and enhance your craftsmanship. DN hull numbers, boat names, country flag graphics, and custom graphics. Be visible and safe with fluorescent safety stripes and graphics. Easy, secure online ordering.
3156 Milwaukee Street
Your supplier for Sitka spruce, West System Epoxy, and many other ice boating related items. The McCormick family has been sailing ice boats with the Four Lakes Ice Yacht Club for over 50 years.
North Sails New Jersey
DN World's Champ Henry Bossett's site includes both summer and hard water sailing information
North Sails Zenda, WI
"Melges is very pleased to announce that the Zenda, Wisconsin based organization is ready to be able to be able to help the iceboating and land-sailing community of sailors with new sails, battens, covers and other racing materials. With the addition of Jim Gluek the Melges Team is now fully geared toward being able to service your iceboating needs. Jim is an excellent ice boater with the eagerness to help customers enjoy the sport further. His expertise in sailmaking is a wonderful addition to the Melges Team."
2010 Price List
262-275-9728 ask for Jim Gluek, Harry Melges, Andy Burdick or Charlie Harrett.
DIRECT LINE: JIM GLUEK:
262-227-6686 / email@example.com
Northwind Ice Boats
80 Twin Fawn Drive
Hanover, MA 02339
FAX (781) 826-2474
Steve Duhamel's company offers a complete line of DN parts and gear.
"For 14 years Bob Rast and RKR Composites have been developing composite DN masts. The end result is their line of extremely durable, competitive DN racing masts available at affordable prices."
Performance Sailing Products
4LIYC DNer Geoff Sobering has thrown his hat into the ring of the ice boat supply business. "Cool parts for fast sailboats, iceboats, and landsailers."
Phone: +1 608-235-3746
1850 Sheridan Street Madison, WI 53704-3443
PO Box 40
Williams Bay, WI 53191
(Note, we no longer have a FAX line and the business phone has been transfered to the house.)
Contact: Bob or Jane Pegel
Now stocking Sarns runners and hardware, and everything else related to ice boating.
Since 1951, Sarns hardware has been a major supplier of ice boat hardware including Sarns runners.
We hold the trademark and manufacture of the Skimmer 45® (formerly Lockley Skimmer 45) Iceboat. We are also a Vanguard Dealer, so we can meet your sailing needs year round.
T-HOUND / MAST ROTATORS
The T-Hound / mast rotator / spreader bar fitting that you may have seen in action on DN 5224 (the neon yellow boat at the 2007 Worlds) is now available. There are a number of makes and models in use but if I may say so, this version is pretty sweet. It all but eliminates mast inversions, is very clean aerodynamically and allows full articulation at the shroud attachment. They look good too! Available to fit either T-Hound (Kent) or tang-style (Sherry) mast hounds. Designed for DNs but at least one is in use on a Jet 14. We have them for sale- Call or email for pics and price! firstname.lastname@example.org
Composite DN Masts "Using Technology to build better parts." Now making Ice Opti youth ice boats.
Suppliers of custom gear boxes for DN and Nite iceboats. Wire rigging, fiberglass supplies and custom composite work. We also do custom iceboat painting as well. 608-575-8033
W5302 Bend Rd
Princeton, Wi 54968 www.windwardboatworks.com
The ST 49 is a small,inexpensive, open design, box rule wingboat class. Initial testing has the STprototype hitting over 71mph Cruising speed- 60mph in 15 mph winds. If you want to build your own mainwing and flap I'm selling complete rib kits for- $170.00. Patterns - $30.00
John Eisenlohr email@example.com telephone- 406 844-2168
Light weight (3 oz.) and compact (5" x 3" x ¾") ultrasonic wind meter uses patented technology to read current wind speed, highest positive speed (headwind), lowest negative speed (tailwind),
5-second average, and running average.
Yankee Ice Yacht Plans
For complete set of Yankee blue prints, contact the Yankee Ice Yacht Association c/o Mark Hancik, 305 Dey Grove Rd.
Monroe Twp., NJ 08831
732 446 4377
The cost is $75.00 US plus shipping, there are 26 pages of prints and all the frames are drawn to full size.