Posted by: oldsalt1942 | January 12, 2015

Cool Conversion

I found this video thanks to a post on Unfortunately there’s no audio accompaniment, but you’ll certainly get the idea of how this gentleman converted a ratty pontoon party boat into a nice, comfortable shanty boat. There are probably a lot of pontoon boats in horrible condition in or around where YOU live that you could pick up for a song and do something similar with them.



  1. Looks over built and too heavy to me . 2×2 framing would be more appropriate saving a lot of weight for the float capacity.

    I agree completely. I’d also go with something as light as possible for the side, too.

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