The clamping process for making the curved bottom of the boat worked flawlessly. I also liked the way he cut the transom 3° outward, pushing the gunnels away from perpendicular and improving buoyancy. Watch below as Tim and John test the boat on the water. Author: Boatbible.
Build a Flat Bottom Jon Boat Plans. These plans are to build a flat bottom fishing jon boat. Fisherman who like to work the shallow backwaters and weed patches on lakes and rivers will find this flat-bottom scow-type boat an ideal craft.
Feb 15, 2011 · I am want to build a flat bottom aluminum boat 17' long x 50' bottom. I am building this out of a sheet of 20' x 8' marine grade aluminum @.125 thickness. This is going to be a all welded boat. The hull will be a full sheet with the rake ends being the only welds on the hull of the boat.