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PT Watercraft PT Eleven, 11ft Nesting Dinghy is unique, efficient, functional, modern & attractive.


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All About Nestingabout_nesting.html

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Storage space not an issue where you live? 

Consider the Non-Nesting version;
Lower investment, just as much fun!PT11_Spear.html
About the PT11 Kit
And How to buy onebuy_a_pt11.html
What is the 
PT 11?
Click here to See a description and links to more information.PT11Description.html
Kit slideshowPT11kit_photos.html
Assembly Demo
Connective Hardware
Nested SPECSabout_nesting.html
USCG labelabout_nesting.html
OPTIONS for the PT11 kit 
& sailing OPTIONSPT11_Options.html
Builder CenterBuilder_Center.html
What about Oars?Oars_Links.html

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Hatches & HardwareHatches_and_Hardware.html
Specials +Specials_and_Gifts.html
PT SPEARPT11_Spear.html
PT 11
PT SKIFFPT_Skiff.html

PT Watercraft offers kits for new and unique boat designs that are efficient, functional, modern & attractive.

Our focus is on creating boats that answer the needs of serious cruisers, weekend camp cruisers and environmentally conscious boaters, sail and motor. Featuring: the fuel efficient 18.5ft center console , PT Skiff, Russell Brown’s modern performance nesting dinghy series, carbon marine hardware, water tight hatch kits, hatch toggles or ‘turn dogs’, adjustable wind shields, dinghy rigs, sails, dinghy foil kits, original PTW stainless steel connective hardware, stitch & glue and epoxy instructional books, etc...

R&D by Russell J. Brown with various design collaborations with Paul Bieker and Eric Jolley of Bieker Boats, Jim Franken of Franken Design, Brandon Davis of Turn Point Design, Paul Zeusche of Townsend Bay Marine, Sean Rankins of NW Sails. Special thanks to our honorary consultants, John Marples, Dick Newick, Jim Brown, Brian Clark, Tom George, Sandy Goodall, John Harris, Alex Spear, Tim Nolan, Meade Gougeon, Ted Pike, Chris Grace. Wood for our kits comes from Edensaw in Port Townsend, WA. Our preferred epoxy is WEST SYSTEM  from Gougeon Brothers. Lots of great stuff we use comes from FISHERIES SUPPLY in Seattle. Publicity thanks to Wooden Boat, Professional Boat Builder, Small Craft Advisor, Epoxy Works, and our customers!..+

Why the PT 11 is different? 
See the builder’s manual introduction
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