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NITE: 2007, hull #574. Yellow over black. Includes Karavan galv trailer, all covers, all cushions, step pads. Boat used very, very little. Never damaged. Stored inside and covered. As close to brand-new as possible.
Harbor Spirngs, MI.
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
1999 Nite, hull no. 531, with trailer.
Two person, side by side iceboat. Single owner, lightly sailed. Covers for mast, runner plank, cockpit and full hull. One hour on runners since sharpening.
$6,900.00. Lake Geneva, WI firstname.lastname@example.org
2008 FO1 Sail for sale in good condition. Thunder Bay, Ontario.
807 577 2109
28’ gaff rigged stern-steerer built in 1915 by a local blacksmith for use on Lake Winnebago; currently located in the Pewaukee Lake, WI area. This is a heavy 3-piece boat, 14’ plank, wood over cast runners, hand forged fittings, and repurposed 250 sq ft Dacron sails with reef points (I have the original cotton sails). Boat is in good condition; just needs a good paint job; last sailed January 2010 on Pewaukee Lake.
Asking $2500 includes custom trailer.
Call Kevin: (262) 628-1243 or
E-Mail me: email@example.com
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
Race ready DN:
New Williams Infusion mast, Dieball BB-01 sail used twice with new aluminum boom, max width hull only sailed several times, built in the early 2000's. Plank is good for 170-190 lb skipper, only sailed several times as well. Comes with full set up including Sarns bullnose runners. Ready to race!
Located in Sandusky, OH.
$5500 for the package.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for questions and details
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: email@example.com
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]
DN for sale in Williams Bay, WI.
Hull has Sarns steering, adj. mast step, tiller, Harken blocks, bob stay but no bob stay post and no hull plates to attach the plank. Cockpit floor is slotted for internal plank attachment. Runner plank has stud plates, Sarns chocks, and tang. Aluminum boom has Harken blocks, jaw, adjustable outhaul, and mainsheet line. Wood mast has glass and carbon reinforcment, aluminum sail slot, 3-dimpled mast base, halyard, hound.
There is no rigging, no runners, no sail.
Asking $995.00 f.o.b. Williams Bay. Sale is "as is" with no guarantees and no warranty.
Please contact Sylvia Tinder
phone 262-245-5188 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or email email@example.com
Complete boat in terrific condition, newer North sail, full deck cover, valuable runners with full anodized stiffeners, brand new Harken cockpit cushion (includes side cushions), straight mast and runner plank, boat has been squared for quick sailing, rear Harken handles. Also comes with SR bucks for on ice storage. Boat can include a fully anodized trailer, custom made for storage of mast and plank.
Boat and trailer $4495 or $3950 boat only.
Southeastern Wisconsin Brian.firstname.lastname@example.org
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
Rebuilt Palmer skeeter need a new home. Heavy but fun in winds around 15 to 25 make me a offer I'm in Delavan. Just picked up a different boat. Bring a trailer and pick it up. Ready for the first ice.
"Polar Bear" 10 Meter Stern-Steer Iceboat. This iceboat originally named “Red Bird” has been completely restored and is ready to be sailed. Most of the nuts, bolts, wires and hardware have been replaced. It comes with a custom trailer and new tires. I am an avid iceboater and retired shop teacher who has restored and made new iceboats as a hobby. This project was completed this summer and I have a new project waiting. More pictures of this iceboat are available for interested buyers. The complete package is $3800. Located in Harrison Township, Michigan on Lake St. Clair.
If interested contact
Mick (586) 465-5915 or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
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 email@example.com
2 sets of Skeeter runners for sale. The side runners are 42.5 in. long and the steering runners are 36 in. long. One set is 3/8 in. thick the other 7/16 in. There is only 1.5 inches from the edge to the alum. stiffener so they were made for clear ice. They are in good shape with minimum pitting. Bolt size is 3/4 in. Bushings for side runners are 3.5 in. wide. Bushings for fronts are 4.75 in. wide. Photos
Located in Rochester, NY.
$750 $500 for each set or BO.
Contact: Guy Lovejoy at
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
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
E class 22’ racing Skeeter built by Chris Smith at CHRIS-CRAFT.
Gar Wood trophy winner. Totally rebuilt. All varnished, in boat show condition. Two cockpits, 18’ runner plank, 2 sets runners, fitted cover, trailer.
Herb Pollock, Holland, MI
35' enclosed trailer.
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.
I have 10 plus sets of stainless slot runners (what do you need). I need a couple sets of Sarns standard plate runners for a Nite. Anyone want to trade a set of sarns for a set of Carbon inserts?
920 295 9357
Front cockpit C-Skeeter. Original Tom Nichols design. Comes with 3 sails, brand new never used custom Bossett sail, set of stainless steel runners, winged hollow mast, hollow plank, front spring suspension. Fast, competitive smooth riding. Comes with wheels and hardware for land sailing. Located in central New Jersey.
732-606-9581 leave message will return call ASAP. No texting please.
I have 2 new masts for sale.
1 used 3 times $1300 each fob WI.
1 Norton Aluminm mast $500
Located in Oconomowoc, WI
Contact Bob Rast 414-791-3056 Brastco@gmail.com
2 Tom Nichols built front seat Skeeters. 1-100% ready to sail 1-98% ready to sail.
Many extras and options.
For full details and pictures, click here.
Located in Massachusetts.
C Skeeter, "Outlaw" For Sale $4000 with Trailer This ice boat was designed and built by the "Leonardo da Vinci" of Mid-West ice boating, Jack Jacobs. As is his style, the craftsmanship and attention to detail are outstanding. She has been actively sailing in Maine for the last several years and is well tuned and sorted out. Speeds in excess of sixty are common, all while being enclosed in the comfort of a deep cockpit and sitting comfortably upright protected by an integral roll-bar. She has foot steering, winch sheeting and a wood/carbon fiber mast. She comes with mast, hull, plank, rigging, all attachment hardware, sail , sail bag, folding stands for pit use, three spring-board lead weights with mounting holes and bolts, plank mounted brake, two runner boxes, two 42 inch Sarns plate runners, one 30 inch Sarns plate steering runner with parking brake, new low stretch braided sheet, Harken sheet blocks, Harken ratchet(select-able) turning block, sheet winch and handle, red cockpit cover, seat cushion (two position adjustable), pushing/lifting handle ,enclosed trailer (2" ball) with lights and trailer spare tire.
207 446 3918
Complete DN package. Hamill modern max size hull, choice of planks, sails, runners. Located in Michigan.
Dave Trey firstname.lastname@example.org
Nite built in 1983, hull # 268. Includes two sails, cockpit cover, mast, plank, and springboard covers.
Includes a spruce mast. Hardly used so it is in great condition. Located in Minnesota.
Susie and Bill Allen 612-816-1061
DN hull, built at wooden boat school by Joe Norton and class. Used three times, includes sail, Sarns runners,and Hobie mast.
Located in Indiana and I now live in California.
email@example.com cell 812-204-0271
Boehmke built side by side B-Skeeter - 10 inch wide 24 foot spar, Madison steering fork shock absorber, 2 sets of runners, both sets aligned to runner plank with epoxied chocks, 1 sail, trailer with large custom built box, covers, horses, jack. Everything you need to sail or tow it away. Also includes an unpainted 8 inch 24 foot hooked spar. Boat currently on the Lake Geneva ice in Fontana.
Gambit, 5 years old. GPS clocked at 58 mph on Bantaam Lake in CT this year. Aluminum mast and boom. All other is wood craftsmanship. Best offer. Paul Garlasco
Skeeter steering chock w/tapered roller bearings-2 flappers w/torlon bushings-stainless pivot bolt-runners are 36",42" & 44"-the 2 shorter runner stiffeners are drilled to bolt on flappers-all AL parts are anodized-runners are 5160H,Rockwell C scale 50-55,straightened & surface ground,industrial chrome plated,2 shorter runners have a double beveled edge. Located in WI.
Nite. Complete turn key boat pristine condition with 2 year old Shorelandr Tadpole trailer, Harken full covers, 2 sets of blades Harken blade bags , 3 sails as in a barn door, custom North Radial and Quantum class legal sails. Custom black Cordura Nylon interior cushions and Sailmaster head stay adjuster. Am moving to California so this is the reason for the sale. Located in the Vail Valley in Colorado.
Contact Konr Beetch 970.390.5793 email firstname.lastname@example.org Can see the boat at the Nite site under photos Cherry Creek and Elevenmile and I will be posting more complete photos soon.
Tandem trailer, 24 feet long with bunk setup for A skeeter. In Lake Geneva area.
We have two kick sleds for sale. Both used once.
Contact Byron A. Tetzlaff
(608)524-4851 Reedsburg, WI
2-seater 1965 Arrow in good condition. Newer sail used only 3 times. Blades sharpened and in great condition. Comes with trailer (new tires).
Located in Parker, CO.
Paulette Hobbins, 303-841-9182
Yankee rebuilt in 2010. Plank 16'8", mast 16'2".
Cast iron runners need to be upgraded. Make me an offer.
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
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. Can be delivered to the Northwestern 100th Regatta. First class construction and hardware throughout. Located in Maine.
Bill, 207-236-8048 evenings. email@example.com
Ice Flyer and Extras for Sale
Wally Hall factory built yellow hull with two planks and two sails, all in excellent condition. Harken rigging with Sarns runners. North Sails-6.5 and 8 meter with no rips or patches. Adjustable full length battens. Aluminum blade sharpening jig. Original Ice Flyer video (vcr) and rigging instructions. Wally Hall built a handful of oversize "experimental" planks (9 foot with rear raised spoiler edge) and one is included with the original plank. This boat is in excellent condition and being sold ready to sail with all accessories.
Located in Lincolnshire, IL (far northern Chicago suburb)
Asking $2,400. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
New aluminum DN Mast, Boston DN sail
New Bryant aluminum DN mast, never sailed. With instructions for tuning to your weight. Purchased originally from Ron Sherry.
Doyle / Boston DN Sail...late 90s? Would work well with the aluminum spar. Includes battens
Located in Michigan.
George sieglege (a t) spamarrest.com tel 517 980 4609
Luff tubes: 15ft.7in. made by VanAcker. No screws just epoxy in place $28.00
Available in Kalamazoo,MI
Ph. 269-381-3674 - DN- US4
Blank aluminum mast with hound only $225
Goodwin style wood mast. Ash nose w/ sitka spruce sides ready to go. has cover $275
Kenyon boom ready to go $250
Haarstick wide range sail with battens (for alum. spar) $250
Chad Atkins email@example.com Located in Rhode Island
Are you coming to the Western Challenge in MN and can haul a trailer? 4LIYC Commodore Don Anderson is looking for someone to haul a trailer with a vintage Skeeter from Holland, MI to Madison, WI. He would meet you close to the interstate to pick up the trailer and make it worth your while. Call him at 608-577-8527.
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
Recreational DN: Will consider any and all.
Don Welch 262-853-6999 Ddmn2@earthlink.net
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-
Looking for a good to newer condition Renegade sail.
email Mark at firstname.lastname@example.org
Interested in purchasing a good sharpening jig for my stainless runners. Anyone has this send me an email with photos and price André Pilon email@example.com
Arrow mainsail and plank. Traverse City, MI
email direct firstname.lastname@example.org
I am looking for a Renegade mast. It can be used, partially built, unfinished, etc.. I am restoring a 50’s Renegade of which its current mast is in questionable condition.
Kalamazoo, MI email@example.com
20ft. long runner plank for old stern steerer. Prefer older, solid wood plank with wood chocks or no chocks. New Jersey area.
Contact Dan Clapp 732-673-7702 or firstname.lastname@example.org
I am looking to buy a gently used Nite ice boat cover (entire set.) Please email email@example.com
Old or damaged Nite or Nite hull. Can be a real beater or have broken parts but would prefer a more or less complete boat.
May be willing to trade for DN parts. Call Joe Norton 920 295 9357 or
Dave Norton 920 295 9492 firstname.lastname@example.org
Set of runners for JX/J14. 36” set preferred, 30” set would be considered. Need all 3 including the steering runner. Email email@example.com
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.
370 Dorset Street
Burlington, VT 05403
As seen in the DN Class publication, Runner Tracks, there's a DN sailor in Vermont who owns an outdoor equipment store and is selling Jofa helmets and chin guards at a pretty steep discount.
"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 / firstname.lastname@example.org
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."
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 thatyou 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! email@example.com
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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.