Varnishing

NOTE: I originally posted this December 2014 on Sage Marine’s BLOG. In a short time the BLOG will be closed – stupidly. I am reposting this information so it is not lost. Each Sage 17 comes with a solid mahogany rudder and a laminated ash and mahogany tiller made by JO Woodworks. John does the … More Varnishing

Wood finishes

NOTE: I originally posted this December 2014 on Sage Marine’s BLOG. In a short time the BLOG will be closed – stupidly. I am reposting this information so it is not lost. Exterior and interior wood, to me, makes a sailboat ‘salty’ and appropriately like, well, a boat. From my early days, when my folks … More Wood finishes

sad boat buying story

another sad story in the ‘history’ of ‘Montgomery Boats’  … (important: Jerry Montgomery is not affiliated with Montgomery Boats.  Jerry’s company, Montgomery Marine Products, was closed in 1995.  there is no company named ‘Montgomery Boats’ … really, look it up, there are no articles of incorporation, no USCG ID, no history of licensing nor record … More sad boat buying story