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For Sale

August 9, 2021: DN Equipment in RI


•Gold Fleet DN program- 2018 CSI/KENT fuselage with ash/wrc/ash aero plank, Jablonski/Kent style chocks and CSI carbon stiffeners. MBC 2020 hybrid mast (similar to CSI 4.1) with spreader bar and compact strand rigging/Sta-masters. Bryant boom, North max power and North ABSS sails. Northwind hardware, Covers for all. Runners available to choose from. $9500

•CSI Fuselage- Light weight, Will come in grey Awlgrip 545 primer but can be painted if wanted. Custom ladder rack in cockpit, can come with or without hardware.  Email for options and pricing

•Entry level DN Racing program- Nice fuselage,  plank options for skippers weight, C2 repaired carbon mast, new wood boom, North MP sail, adjustable rigging, plate runners with other options available.  $3,800

•DN club racer/cruiser ready to go  $2600

•MBC 2020 Hybrid carbon/glass mast ready to go with heavy duty hound and spreader bar $2500

•C2 carbon mast $1200

•MBC Female tooled mast tube carbon/glass blank $1200

•prebent and stationed wedge style Sitka side boards $350

•Used and New chocks available, used planks with or without chocks and hardware, SS wire options most have Sarns adjusters, wood tillers, New wood boom, economy wood/composite strip masts

Contact: Chad Atkins
Located in RI -can deliver West at the end of Nov/Dec. Or to Maine for Loring land sailing event.

July 28, 2021: DN in NY

DN in Syracuse, NY
Complete boat ready to go
Aluminum mast, wooden boom
Sun covers for both plank and mast
Sail in very good condition
Some racing, mainly used for cruising
Contact Bob Connelly

June 1, 2021: Vintage Class A Skeeter in Maine

Ray Ruge designed A Skeeter. Built by Hagarty in the early 60’s. Owned briefly by Buddy Melges and carries his sail number. Square top added to sail, new steering and stem block. New hollow plank built to the same section as the fuselage. Sails fast and balanced. These boats were built in limited production and this is the only known sample still sailing. New enclosed trailer. Runners sharpened and aligned.
Photos here:
In Maine.
Contact Bill Buchholz 207-975-6980

May 21, 2021: Wing Mast Iceboat in NJ

2020 Solid Wing iceboat
This boat has a solid wing with a slotted flap. The wing Is a 52 ft² and 17’3″ tall. 4′ wide on the bottom and 2′ wide on the top. It has a special fighter-plane wing motif paint job. The boat is 18′ long with a 14′ plank. It is fast and a lot of fun to sail. The boat is located in Oceanport New Jersey.
Jim 908 902 6534

May 21, 2021: Mead C Skeeter in NJ

Mead Class C Skeeter mid-1950’s located Oceanport, New Jersey.
The boat is fast, well built, and ready to sail. All spars are made of Sitka spruce. Foot and hand steering. It has a custom side car made special for the boat. All new upgrades. Turn key.
Jim 908 902 6534

May 10, 2021: DN in MI

DN iceboat in Detroit area (Oakland County), MI
Complete boat, ready to go
Formerly a race boat, now a cruiser
Aluminum mast, wooden boom
Black with varnished rear deck
Laminated (hollow) runner plank set up for about 180 lb sailor
Sarns skates
Sail in VG shape (Note: Sail number is not related to this boat, was on sail when I bought sail)
Includes Sunbrella covers for hull and plank
Includes 2 spare solid wood runner planks
Contact Don Parker 248-766-3180

April 7, 2021: Arrow in PA

Arrow #353 for sale in Erie, PA. 2 passenger iceboat. Carbon fiber spring board, newer runners (used 4 times), newer stays, cockpit cover, full mast up top cover, jack stands and aluminum spars. Trailer carries all gear. Located at Erie Yacht Club.
Asking $3,500 with trailer or $2,500 with no trailer. In great shape and ready to sail.
Contact: Kirk Morrison

April 3, 2021: Sitka Spruce in NJ

Sitka Spruce
4/4” thick X 14” wide X 26 feet long, 7 pieces
3/4” thick X 14” wide X 26 feet long, 7 pieces
Rough, Quarter Sawn
$11.50 per board foot
Located in New Jersey
Dan Clapp

March 5, 2021: Class A Skeeter in WI


Motivated to sell…no time to sail…Great boat, great trailer, great price…. UNBELIEVABLE RIDE!

Class A Skeeter
One set of runners already ground down flat to .280 thick
3 Practice sails
2 Brand new North Sails (1 All purpose and 1 Flat / Heavy Air).
Full envelope travel cover as well as cockpit cover for the pits.
26 Ft. Mast which seems to provide plenty of power.
22 Ft Plank.
All aluminum trailer hold 2 programs.
Original boat built by Dan Clapp.

If you ever though about sailing one of these boats, now is the time!
Great boat – Great price!
Located in Pewaukee, WI.
Contact Mark Isabell @ 262 347-1685

March 2, 2021: DN & Runners in WI

DN. Hull, plank with long super chocks, F01 sail, Sherry carbon mast, set of side slot runners, covers and bags
Package deal $2950.

DN Runners:
3 sets of side runners with bags $650 each,
1 set stainless runners for standard chocks $450
1 set slush runners $450
Green Lake, WI

March 2, 2021: Gambit in IL

Gambit, completed in 2020 See photos and video of the build and boat sailing at
Nice 2-seater Cruiser, Large sail with lots of power for light air or slush. Includes small sail for big winds. I now want a Nite to race. Will consider trading up to a Nite.
New 2020 Trailer with papers. $700.
Asking $3000
In Northern Illinois, will consider delivery in the Midwest.

March 2, 2021: Renegade in MI

Renegade in Michigan
Includes trailer, hull, plank, mast, sail and boom covers and two sets of runners.
$4500 firm
Call Don at 231 215 0764
Located in Muskegon, Mich.


January 29, 2021: Arrow in NJ

Arrow 2 passenger class iceboat
•Red molded fiberglass hull #20 first hull made
•Aluminum mast 18 ft and aluminum boom 9 ft
•Custom red canvas cover with sewed loops along bottom edges to tie cover tight
•New North sail
•3 DM runners
•3 ice boat stands
•Plank with chocks 12 feet
•Hull dimensions 16 feet long x 39 inches wide
•Cockpit dimensions 56 inches long x 36 inches wide x 9 inches deep
•Wood back rest is hinged off center
$895 OBO
Please contact
Located in NJ near Red Bank, parkway exit 109

January 29, 2021: Plank in MI

Gull Wing type, medium flex, naked plank – does not include chocks nor top plates. Plank is 15′ long x 12.5″ wide at the boat mounting location x 2.5″ thick. Has stiffener on underside with about 2-3/8” crown. 500# centrally placed results in 7/8” deflection. Too long for my Arrow#422, too short for my Skeeter.
Located in Muskegon Michigan.
Asking $425
$325 obo.
Contact Jim @

January 17, 2021: DN & Nite Parts in MI

DN and Nite Parts and goodies for sale:
The photos give the information (price, description etc.)
If you cannot enlarge the photo’s to see the tags, please call me in Muskegon, Michigan at 231 215 0764 for details. All items are either new or in excellent condition.
Not shown in photo’s is a used Nite sail with wood battens for $150

January 8, 2021: Skeeter Runners in MN

Skeeter Runners for sale:
Side runners: 55″ long, 4″ wide wings, bolt housing is 5.5″
Front runner: 37″ long with a slick removable parking break.
The craftsmanship of these runners is very impressive and they are in excellent condition.

January 8, 2021: DN Runners & Sail in WI

DN Runners:
1 set short 3/16″ runners 30″, unknown steel: $700
1 set 36″ x1/4″ insert runners, older Sarns-type steel: $ $600
1 newer Quantum JD Speed sail $700
Contact Bob Rast 414-791-3056

January 2, 2021: DN Sails in RI


ABSS 2016 Good shape, standard battens, custom batten adjusters, bag. Good all around sail, has a wide range $600
FO-1 2014 Good shape, standard battens, custom batten adjusters, bag. Good in light air and/or sticky ice $500

Contact T Thieler for more info or to take a look
401 258 6230

January 2, 2021: Yankee B Skeeter in New Jersey

Yankee – B Skeeter comes with 23′ mast, 2 sails, 1 full and 1 storm sail. 2 sets of new runners 1/4 and 3/8 440 stainless. Also 25′ carbon mast and 25′ foot carbon sail. Runners and mast built by Bill Buchholz. Full covers for everything and trailer with big box to fit everything. Plus lots of accessories.
Call or text Keith Kennedy 732-496-3511

December 28, 2020: Skeeter in MN

Skeeter and trailer.
Very fast Skeeter includes everything, trailer, sail, runners, and newer cover, etc. Cables and wood in good condition, the trailer needs some work but functional, the cover also needs to be mended. Exceptional boat, lots of fun, just downsizing our boat collection.
Wayzata, MN


December 26, 2020: DN in OH

DN 5173:  Sarns bullnose and old set of lead-Ins. Fresh sail, West Michigan fiberglass mast. Mid weight plank. Hull is teak plywood with clear Sitka spruce sides. Boat is ready to sail and race.
Tim Peterson
419 764 0432


December 24, 2020: Vintage Skeeter in Maine

Ray Ruge designed A Skeeter. Built by Hagarty in the early 60’s. Owned briefly by Buddy Melges and carries his sail number. Square top added to sail, new steering, and stem block. New hollow plank built to the same section as the fuselage. Sails fast and balanced. These boats were built in limited production and this is the only known sample still sailing. New enclosed trailer. Runners sharpened and aligned.
Photos here:
In Maine. $5200.00.
Contact David Jones 207-542-7280

December 20, 2020: C Skeeter in IL

C Skeeter. Solid boat, many new parts along its life. Sail in VG condition.
1 set of runners, covers and wood cradle to store or slide onto your trailer. Will be
at “Nite Holiday” at Puckaway next weekend. (Dec 26, 2020)
$2500 or make offer.
Text 708-612-6177

December 13, 2020: Renegade in WI

Renegade Number 280. Very nice shape, quality parts and build, racing sail, will have out sailing on first ice. Madison Wi.
$4000.00 without trailer
$4500.00 with trailer

December 8, 2020: Nite in CA

Includes two sails – the original Nite sail and a Sin-Bad sail. Both sails are over 10 years old but in good condition.
The Nite mast is the original built by S&R marine 1980.
Sale will include parts to land sail if desired. Nite currently configured for iceboating.
Southern California
(858) 272-5656

December 2, 2020: B Skeeter

Icefall: All West System B-Skeeter built by Bob Pegel about 1990.
Refurbished trailer.
Refinished two years ago, less than five days outside since.
See the FOR SALE page for more pictures and
This boat is 100% ready to sail in like new condition.
Asking price: $15,500
Inquiries to

November 9, 2020: Stern Steerer in WI

The Fritz, Class A Stern Steerer.
1980 hull built by Bill Mattison, 3 sets of runners, 2 steering runners, hull & plank covers,
tandem trailer with crane & storage boxes.
42’8″ LOA
28′ plank
35′ mast
1465 lbs less runners & sails
Ready to sail!
Fred Stritt

November 7, 2020: DN & DN Parts in WI

  • 1 racing hull w/ Harken blocks, curved wood tiller and cover. $2350. new $3800 no blocks, tiller or cover
  • 1 backup hull w/ Harken blocks, sliding tiller, cover $1950
  • 1 Sherry C2 carbon mast w/ bag. $1650. New $2300 no bag
  • 2 set adjustable shrouds w/ mast rotators $325 each
  • 3 planks w/ double studs and super chocks $325 each. new $1325 no chocks
  • 1 Norton fiberglass mast. $500 includes adjustable stays
  • 1 aluminum boom w/ Harken blocks and dual diameter sheet rope $425

Photos on request

October 31, 2020: DN in NY

DN: Carbon fiber mast, hollow plank, speed sail and regular sail both with battens, plate runners, fully adjustable boom, adjustable stays. Raced at Worlds and numerous other regattas.
(716) 208-3525 or
Buffalo, New York

October 30, 2020: B Skeeter in WI

Boehmke B-skeeter
All internal structure rebuilt with West System
Harken internal steering pulleys
Good covers
Two sets of runners
Double trailer with boxes.
Lake Geneva, WI

October 30, 2020: Stern-Steerer in WI

A Class Stern Steerer
Always on Delavan and Geneva Lakes
Newer main and jib
Good road worthy trailer
Lake Geneva, WI

October 2, 2020: Stern Steerer in WI

Class D Stern Steerer
Have 4 sails. Has trailer. Trailer has a box for 1 sail and boom.
Asking $3000
Contact Marv Luck at
920-982-2256 please leave message and will return calls
Or email

September 25, 2020: DN in WA

DN: Gougeon plan,West System construction,Harken & Sarns hardware,D Shettle window sail, alum. mast & spare spruce mast,spruce runner plank w/spare plank,plus spare hardware.
Excellent condition
Anton Stimmer
Call: (347)852-5292

September 21, 2020: Arrow in NY

Arrow: Very strong with a fairly new sail
and trailer for hauling and storage.
Located on Hudson River, 35 miles north of New York City
$2995 firm
845 401 2699

September 14, 2020: DN Mast & Runner Sharpeners in WI

I have 1 new DN mast in stock,  medium deflection,  glass carbon.
Custom runner sharpeners for DN, Nite, Renegade,and Skeeter iceboats.
Starting at $1200 for the DN model.
3 weeks delivery
Contact Bob Rast



Boats and items that have been confirmed as sold.

SOLD! January 21, 2021: Nite in WI

SOLD! Nite 160
Stored indoors, 3 barely used sails (Jim Gluek custom sail, and Charlie Miller CL1), custom made trailer, jack, 2 covers, one to haul and a winter cover. Extra battens, custom seat, S&R slider on boom, tapered main sheet, 2 sets of Harken ratcheting blocks on boom and deck.  Excellent condition.
Marinette, WI.
Willing to deliver within a reasonable distance.

SOLD! February 9, 2021: Arrow in MI

Front spring board. This boat is fast, fun and strong. It is ready to sail. It comes with all its parts.
$1,600 with trailer.
Located in Mi.

SOLD! November 6, 2020: DN in WI

SOLD! High-end DN program.
Kent CSI Balsa/Glass hull – bullet strong
Carbon CSI bow tang – best available
SS bow chock – Wire EDM, strong and attractive.
Original Ti adjustable step – My design copied my some guy in WI. My step pin is titanium
Ti “Team PISS” hull plates
Harken T-track deck block assembly – Best available
2 planks with Jablonski chocks. One Ash, one Birch – Very nice 180# skipper.
CC mast, Ugly Stick for 180# skipper – Excellent shape.
2 sails, Quantum JD Speed, North F01, – Great condition.
Custom wood boom with Harken blocks – Highly functional.
Runners, World class inserts, plates & angles – Talk to me
Covers for everything
NA Gold fleet, 3rd, 5th, 8th
Northwest 1st
4-Lakes Grand Slam 1st
Boxes of regional top 10…
Turn-key program
$6200 OBO no runners, (Let’s negotiate. Runners are world class)

SOLD! January 14, 2021: DN in MN

SOLD! DN with trailer.
1979 Hoot built DN Ice Boat with trailer.  We are the third owner. Ready to sail.  Great starter boat. Includes canvas cover.  Aluminum mast and boom.  Freshly painted.
Asking $2,500 or best offer, complete and ready to sail.
Willing to sell the DN without the trailer.

SOLD! March 12, 2021: DN in NJ

SOLD DN: Restored 60’s era (said previous owner) sail number #1353 ready to go sailing this weekend!
Sitka Spruce plank and mast, Newer Shore sail and older Boston sail.
One set of Sarns-type stainless runners.


SOLD! October 14, 2020: INSANITY Skeeter in NJ

SOLD! Class A Skeeter
Want to beat JD, Yaeso, & Orlebeke?
Want to win the ISA? It’s simple.
Just write me a check.
INSANITY is in MINT condition.
She’s won the ISA 4X.
She sports a new foam & carbon fiber runner plank.
THREE sets of brand NEW runners with carbon fiber stiffeners.
Three sails. Race ready. Sharp runners. $50,000.
New Jersey.

SOLD! January 6, 2021: Nite in WI

SOLD! Currently located in northern WI, this Nite (#104 built by S&R Marine), was sailed in December 2020 on Crab Lake. All parts are in good condition. Sail and hull covers, extra racing seat plus chocks. Always stored indoors. No trailer however, if not sold beforehand, I do plan to transport the boat to Oconomowoc WI.
Condition: VG
Price: $3,350

SOLD! January 29, 2021: Arrow in MI

SOLD! Arrow, tangerine with white accent stripes. It comes ready to sail with a sail bag, seat cushion, cockpit cover runner storage box and complete extra set of stays No pressure cracks lightly used. It’s always been keep in my garage.$2800

SOLD! January 23, 2021: DN in Montreal

DN made in Estonia, Sitka spruce
2 sails w/ bags (all purpose + full speed) in good shape (checked and repaired by Evolution Sailing)
Wooden mast by Steve Goodwin

Carbon fiber tiller, carbon fiber riser

Harken blocks
Sarns runners
Home made aluminum boom
Boat cover

SOLD! January 18, 2021: DN Chocks in MI

SOLD! 1 set of used Sarns aluminum chocks, with caps & bolts. Chocks are no longer threaded, and no nuts or washers are included. Some internal wear, but overall a fairly low mileage set in good shape.
$200 OBO
shipped to your door from Muskegon Michigan.

SOLD! January 29, 2021: Renegade in Toledo, OH

SOLD! Renegade 244. One family built and owned for 50 years. High quality parts and hardware and ready to sail immediately. Very good shape and stored indoors. Only used for “bay cruising” on Maumee Bay the past 10 years. No Trailer.

SOLD! January 4, 2021: DN in NJ

DN: 12′ hull, 95″ plank, 114″ boom, 189″ mast.
Runners are included but not shown in pictures
Boat is in New Jersey,
Asking Price $750/best offer

SOLD! January 20, 2021: Arrow in MI

SOLD! Arrow #182 w/open trailer
Originally bought as a parts donor, but my heart wouldn’t let me scrap her, so the hull’s been recently rehabilitated and is ready to sail.
Won’t win a beauty pageant, but would make a great second boat for giving 1st timers a thrill, or building beginners confidence for solo skippering.
Original spars, sail, and plank, with freshly sharpened runners.
Currently rigged and can be sailed from my yard if weather permits.
Located in Columbiaville, MI
$1200 OBO

SOLD! October 21, 2020: Skeeter in IL

SOLD! “Lady Les: – Cockpit forward A-Skeeter and custom trailer. Yellow paint.
Fuselage with carbon-fiber over wooden frame originally built by Bill Madsen for Peter Harken; spars from Ken Kreider’s rumble seat Skeeter.
Sitka spruce spars: Mast 26′; Runner plank 22-23′; Long spring board 154″; short spring board with mechanical spring shock 103″
4 Side runners: 5′ x 7/32″; 6′ x 7/32″; 51″ x 7/32″; 54″ x 3/8″
4 Steering runners: 34″ x 7/32; 35″ x 7/32 36″ x 7/32; 35.5 x 7/32”
2 Sails: one heavy air 75 sq ft; one regular main 74 sq ft.
Complete rigging with 3 horses; and one lifter.
2 new integrated trailer gear storage boxes 3′ x 8′
Blade sharpening jig for long blades with integrated belt sander.
Stored last 12 years and will need some clean up, adjusting, and TLC.
$4,000.00 Firm

SOLD! September 10, 2020: DN in Michigan

SOLD! Beautiful racing DN in like new condition. This is a “clone” boat which was built to match the hugely successful Composite Concepts (C2) boats built by Ron Sherry. This most excellent ready-to-race package includes: Like new Sitka spruce hull, max length, max width, with C2 carbon tiller, C2 carbon reinforced steerer tube, C2 hiking rack, Harken blocks on adjustable track, and C2 Mold and Design mast step.
– C2 Carbon insert runners, 3/16”, set of three, in custom padded carrying bag.
– Bullnose stainless plate runners, 3/16”, set of three
– C2 Carbon mast “Ugly Stick”, stiffness and rider capacity similar to C2 standard mast
– Dieform adjustable shrouds with T bar Struble hound.
– Aluminum boom with easily adjustable block locations and out haul
– Quantum sail, full, like new
– Quantum sail, speed, like new
– C2 plank with Strubel chocks
– Harken padded travel bag for hull
– Covers for mast, sails, plank, and boom.
It would cost well over $11,000 to put this package together. I am offering it for the bargain price of $5250. You won’t be disappointed.



SOLD! November 4, 2020: DN in NY

SOLD! DN: Wooden mast (or an aluminum mast, or both), plate runners, wooden boom, nice sail. Very nice DN.
I have two of these available.

SOLD! January 4, 2021: Nite in MI

SOLD! Nite #373 for sale, built in the 1980’s
Hull is in like new condition, never painter, repaired or left in the weather.
3 pristine, clean, crisp sails. Sails have had minimal use.
2 sets of cockpit cushions.
Extra set of new stays.
2 Jofa helmuts.
Sarns runner sharpening jig.
Ice screw and 3 horses.
Safety flares.
Padded runner carrier.
Trailer with new spare tire.

SOLD! December 14, 2020: Nite in Montana

SOLD! Nite in Montana
The boat is “STORMIN” which came from Michigan, and now lives in Montana (Bozeman). It’s in good condition. Includes full set of covers, a Nite sail, straight mast, and full set of cockpit cushions. Runners not included; no trailer. Its been fun – selling because I have too many boats; downsizing! Always stored indoors.
$2300 obo.

SOLD! January 5, 2021: Skeeter Runners in MT

SOLD! 2 rear 48″x 1/4″ Skeeter runners, like new condition with 33″ front runner, older but in good condition.
Asking $600.00 or best offer,  plus shipping from Montana.

SOLD! December 8, 2020: Yankee

SOLD! Yankee iceboat “Stinger”
Turnkey iceboat, ready to sail this season with no work!
MUST SELL, no longer have room to store the boat
Located in Southampton, NY (eastern Long Island)
Always stored indoors
One of a few “Bite Me” boats (BITE ME in large letters is on the bottom of the boat, visible when you hike)
Meticulously restored by Keith Kennedy of NJ
One of the nicest looking Yankees you will ever see, all in outstanding condition
23ft mast, 18ft plan
Custom seat cushions in cockpit
Amazing paint job, pin striping and lettering
Dual steering, wheel and foot pedals
Two hull covers (storage and on ice)
Covers for plank, mast and sails
2 sails (one racing, one cruising)
Two sets of stainless runners (like new)
Hand brake
Custom trailer with storage box for runners and tools
Originally $6,500, price lowered to $4,500 firm

SOLD! December 7, 2020: DN in WI

SOLD! Race-ready US DN 5397
Hull custom built for 145-lb skipper at Nordhaus Boatwerks in 2007.
Restored, refinished hull and new tiller courtesy Team Minnesota in 2019.
Three Ron Sherry insert runners (two 3/16″ sides and low profile steering).
Bob Rast “Twizzler” mast and mast bag.
Dariusz Kardas masthound
Stays and bag
Baltic birch and ash plank
Dave’s Machining chocks
Forstmann boom
Braided sheet
Harken adjustable blocks
North Sails F01 and bag
Boat cover, ice screw, setup hardware, sharpening stones.
Madison, WI

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SOLD! December 21, 2020: DN in MN

All parts included, sail, runners, etc. All parts in good sailing condition.
Will need a coat of paint in the future. Ready for the season! Downsizing, have too many iceboats.
$650 OBO
Wayzata, MN


SOLD! January 29, 2020: Vintage Skeeter

Boat is a 1930’s, 2 seater, completely refurbished at Nordhaus Boat Werks.
Boat has hand and foot steering, car paint, complete covers, lifter, stands, runner box and a galvanized trailer.
Madison, WI.

SOLD! November 5, 2020: 2 DNs in MI

2 DNs
2 Older DN ice boats in good condition.
(1) Traditional and (1) Banjo.
Newer Sails, 2 sets of runners (Insert & Plate) for both boats, wood masts and booms. Sarns hardware.
Ready to go with 4 year old custom, all aluminum trailer for hauling and storage. Lightweight enough to roll out on the ice.
Blue boat  $1,800
Green boat $1200
Trailer not available until both boats are sold then ($3000) or $4900 for the whole package.
Traverse City, MI


SOLD! December 2, 2020: Nite in WI

This boat is the boat you’re looking for if you want to win now. The boat is tuned and comes with the special parts necessary to win at the top level.
Sitka mast shaped by Dick Slates
Plank and spring board by Terry Erwin
Plank by Peter Slocum
Inland AP sail
North heavy air sail
Extensive batten collection
Full covers
2 sets of runners
2 place Trailer with box (3 sail capacity) and self-loading system
Asking $7500

SOLD! DN in Madison, WI

SOLD! DN hull, wood mast and aluminum boom with mainsheet and boom blocks for sale.
Crispy Quantum sail too.
$650.00 for all.
Madison, WI

SOLD October 20, 2020: Nite in WI

Nite #35
Fast & true, really great boat!
Good condition hull, sail, sharp runners and trailer.
2 new blocks and line, ready to sail,
Asking $3,100 obo.

SOLD! November 23, 2020: DN in Iowa

SOLD DN hull, aluminum mast and boom with mainsheet and blocks. Solid good condition wood plank. No trailer. Crispy Bowers sail 4691. Always stored indoors. We also have the red Nite for sale.
$800, OBO, ready to sell. Great boat to help someone get into the sport.


SOLD! November 23, 2020: Nite in Iowa

SOLD!  Complete Nite with one sail #150, one set of runners, covers, painted red. Trailer best used only locally. Full boat cover. Cockpit cushion. 2 sails. 2004 North Sail lightly used, still crispy. 2nd sail decent shape. New wood mast, solid. Plank is solid and in good shape. A 2nd wood Nite mast included. Always stored indoors. Crack in fiberglass rear port corner, photo available. .
$2000, OBO, ready to sell.
Great boat to help someone get into the sport.


SOLD! November 16, 2020: 1950s Skeeter in WI

1950’s Class E Skeeter ” Shiftless Skunk”
Hull was built to Renegade specs
Inside of hull was recently re-glued with West Systems and has been in storage since.
18ft plank.
Asking $900.

SOLD! October 21, 2020: Nite in IL

“Lady Bug” – Nite Iceboat #230 with trailer
Cockpit and side cushions.
Complete rigging with 3 horses.
Two side runners, one steering runner, with blade sharpening jig.
Two new extra runner chocks.
16″ x 8′ gear storage box on trailer.
Spare trailer tire.
Stored last ten years and will need a little clean up and TLC.
$2,000 Firm

SOLD September 15, 2020: DN in Madison, WI

DN: Ready for ice. This boat was raced by Fred Shappert on Delavan Lake before I bought it. It has been well cared for and loved but I am getting too old for this sport. Included are a Norton hull with baby blue cockpit, Norton mast, Kenyon Marine boom, sitka plank, all with canvas, trailer able bags. Sarns runners with wood box. Sta-Master calibrated adjustable forestay. Stainless steel shrouds. Sail with red right foot sailmaker logo, with DN1530 number. Sail bag can double as hull cover. Sherry sliding tiller. 2 main sheets- chain-stitch and regular. Karavan trailer in great working condition (1 7/8” ball, 4 blade connector) which is rigged to be able to transport two DN’s with box to carry equipment. Spare tire. Also wench and bunks which can be put on trailer to use it for small sloop. 3 triangle pedestal stands.
Madison, WI

SOLD November 7, 2019: Runners

One set Sarns Alligator-style plate runners with box. Class-legal for Nites. A little surface rust, but otherwise OK. Everyone needs a spare set! Located in Madison.

SOLD November 1, 2020: Nite in WI

Nite Iceboat #126 with 1 yr old use on trailer
Complete rigging with 3 horses. New stays.
Two side runners, one steering runner.
Very good condition. Sail intact very good condition. Cockpit cushion has slight tear.
Always stored inside, has canvas cover. It’s a great boat and we have many exciting and fond sailing memories!
Located in Lake Geneva, WI.


Iceboat Suppliers

Battens For Sale:
Do you want to go faster and be more competitive? I have a solution for this season. Battens made from quarter-sawn white ash, tapered to your requirements. Made in Wales, Wisconsin.
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Composite Concepts
35940 Carlisle Street
Clinton Township, Michigan 48035
DN World Champion Ron Sherry’s company has both DN and Ice Opti parts available.

Moore Brothers CSI
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.

Dave’s Machining
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.

Econaway Abrasives Company: Custom Sanding Belts
Econaway has been fabricating sanding belts since 1953 in Grand Haven, MI. We provide belts for custom runner sharpeners in any size. We carry the best ceramic materials to sharpen hardened stainless steels and tool steels. Give me a call (Jim Schultz) at 616-846-2550 to help with your specific application or order from our secure site at

Gifts For Iceboaters
Look no further than this website for the perfect gift for the ice sailor in your life.

Gretchen Dorian Photography
Professional photographer Gretchen Dorian’s iceboat pictures have appeared in many major magazines. If you are looking for a gift for an iceboater, check out Gretchen’s website.

Harken Yacht Equipment
Home of the famous Harken blocks. Based in Pewaukee, Wisconsin, the Harkens are naturally ice boat skippers.

Iceboat Graphics
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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.

Iceboat Jack
As seen at the November swap meet in Williams Bay. This jack is a real back saver and it is adjustable to work on DN’s, Nites, and just about anything with a plank.
Complete set of plans: $10.00
Kits which include the plans and all the wood parts cut to size: $35.

McCormick Lumber
3156 Milwaukee Street
Madison, WI
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.

Quantum Sails Zenda
“Melges 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.”
262-275-1110  ask for Harry Melges, Andy Burdick or Jim Gluek.

Northwind Ice Boats
80 Twin Fawn Drive
Hanover, MA 02339
(781) 826-8004
FAX (781) 826-2474
Steve Duhamel’s company offers a complete line of DN parts and gear.

RKR Composites
“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.” Custom Runner Sharpeners available too. Call for pricing. 414-791-3056

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

Skimmer 45
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.

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!

Williams Infusion
Composite DN Masts “Using Technology to build better parts.” Now making Ice Opti youth ice boats.

Ullman Sails Detroit
“We are proud to announce the opening of Ullman Sails Detroit – formally North Sails Detroit. All DN Sails are built and designed by Mike Boston. The F01, ABSS, MS-1 are constructed with 6.5 Contender Polykote, to the exact specifications and high quality standards provided in the past. Contact us today to place an order for the fastest DN iceboat sails available.”
Ullman Sails Detroit
24422 Sorrentino Court
Clinton Twp, MI 48035
Phone: 586.792.7212
Fax: 586.792.7279

Windward Boatworks
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

Wing Masts
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 telephone- 406 844-2168
Lakeside MT.

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 Associations
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

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