Collectors' appreciation for classic fiberglass boats is on the rise
The correlation is obvious. As the popularity of fiberglass boats rose during the 1950s and '60s, the near-demise of wooden runabouts followed – along with some understandable disdain for the "new kids on the block." But are classic fiberglass boats truly as ugly and unworthy as they've been made out to be? A growing number of collectors say no.
"It's true that the advent of fiberglass meant the end of the wooden boat era ...Continue reading »