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by glen wooldridge
Thu Aug 08, 2019 2:30 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Catchin' some fish in an alloy boat
Replies: 173
Views: 40575

Re: Catchin' some fish in an alloy boat

Boat 2 of 3 was delivered to Pybus Point Lodge a couple of weeks ago now. Great looking boats don't you think?

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by glen wooldridge
Thu Aug 08, 2019 1:56 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Historic Wooldridge Pictures
Replies: 175
Views: 32407

Re: Historic Wooldridge Pictures

A couple of early welded sleds at Glen Sr.'s shop in Grants Pass.
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by glen wooldridge
Wed Aug 07, 2019 4:06 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop
Replies: 211
Views: 45407

Re: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop

MacCTD wrote:
Tue Jul 30, 2019 3:19 pm
Cool looking boat, what is the cost? how much HP is it rated for?
I don't know price off the top, Danny Cook is our sales guy who is handling these. His email is danny@wooldridgeboats.com. On horsepower these are rated for 40hp prop, 60hp jet.
by glen wooldridge
Tue Jul 30, 2019 2:10 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop
Replies: 211
Views: 45407

Re: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop

Introducing a new model to the Wooldridge Boats lineup. The Super Cub is an ultra-rugged work style skiff, designed for the workman and the sportsman alike! Fully welded hull made from .160 thickness aluminum, 76’’ beam, 28’’ sides, 160’’ length overall. Wooldridge worked with Workboats Inc. to prod...
by glen wooldridge
Fri Jul 19, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Urathane outboard Jet Foot
Replies: 5
Views: 2126

Re: Urathane outboard Jet Foot

Yes, we finally have the Power Jet urethane feet!:) For Outboard Jets 7 5/8 and 7 7/8 impeller sizes. Urethane is tough resilient material that absorbs impacts better than traditional materials. These urethane feet have integrated fins which help with lift while getting on step, improved cornering a...
by glen wooldridge
Thu Jun 20, 2019 11:18 am
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Historic Wooldridge Pictures
Replies: 175
Views: 32407

Re: Historic Wooldridge Pictures

Photos from Glen’s trip up the Rogue River for the Mercury sponsored film The River Beyond. Mercury gave the film a New York premier, and went on to use the photos for calendars and countless advertisements. Below is an excerpt from the book The Rogue, A RIVER TO RUN of Glen talking about one of the...
by glen wooldridge
Thu Jun 13, 2019 12:52 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop
Replies: 211
Views: 45407

Re: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop

Sneak peek of a new monster Pilothouse based off our new 33’ hull currently in production! This build is going to be one to remember. Stay tuned for more details! Fronius equipment provided by Digital Welding Solutions. https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/800x600q90/924/Ht8ux3.jpg https://imagizer.im...
by glen wooldridge
Thu Jun 06, 2019 1:51 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop
Replies: 211
Views: 45407

Re: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop

Looking Sharp!

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by glen wooldridge
Thu Jun 06, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Catchin' some fish in an alloy boat
Replies: 173
Views: 40575

Re: Catchin' some fish in an alloy boat

Our customers Tom and Sandy were recently featured in an article about them with their boat in the Sandusky Register newspaper. It’s always a neat little snapshot into how someone uses their Wooldridge and the decision making process someone goes through while selecting their new boat! To read the a...
by glen wooldridge
Wed May 08, 2019 3:11 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Catchin' some fish in an alloy boat
Replies: 173
Views: 40575

Re: Catchin' some fish in an alloy boat

From fishing to moving house Wooldridge Boats has you covered! Our friend Ryan and his wife Delila making the run up to their cabin in their 17’ Alaskan. https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/800x600q90/924/wDOOn8.jpg https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/800x600q90/924/mIFggA.jpg https://imagizer.imagesh...
by glen wooldridge
Wed May 08, 2019 2:06 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop
Replies: 211
Views: 45407

Re: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop

Another big 33’ Walk-Around Pilothouse finishing up fabrication and rolling on into the finishing department! Onto the next one! Basic info * Direct glaze glass windshield * Shoxs mitigating suspension seat for the captain, * 10’ beam * 9’6’’ bottom with full reverse chine and delta pad * 55’’ high ...
by glen wooldridge
Wed May 08, 2019 11:24 am
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Historic Wooldridge Pictures
Replies: 175
Views: 32407

Re: Historic Wooldridge Pictures

The good ol’ days on the Kenai River with Bob Thompson and Larry Suiter owner of Freebird Fish Camp. When the Kings were big and the engines were too. Boats pictured are Wooldridge Classics. https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/800x600q90/921/ryYiav.png https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/800x600q90/92...
by glen wooldridge
Wed May 08, 2019 11:23 am
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Historic Wooldridge Pictures
Replies: 175
Views: 32407

Re: Historic Wooldridge Pictures

Thank you.
by glen wooldridge
Fri Apr 19, 2019 10:38 am
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Historic Wooldridge Pictures
Replies: 175
Views: 32407

Re: Historic Wooldridge Pictures

My Dad (Bob Wooldridge) passed away this past Sunday morning at the age of 94. My Dad wasn’t just my dad he was my friend. He taught me how to work hard. He showed me faith in his lord Jesus Christ. He showed me determination to do what it takes to get something done. He was compassionate, kind, lov...
by glen wooldridge
Tue Apr 09, 2019 10:43 am
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Historic Wooldridge Pictures
Replies: 175
Views: 32407

Re: Historic Wooldridge Pictures

Here are pictures of a very early aluminum Wooldridge drift boat. To my knowledge my grandfather was the first to build aluminum drift boats. The first ones were built in the 60’s and had no serial numbers. Some of the features of this one tell me it’s an early boat. With its pipe gunnels welded on ...
by glen wooldridge
Tue Apr 02, 2019 2:20 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop
Replies: 211
Views: 45407

Re: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop

Here is a 26’ x 9 ½’ beam Super Sport Offshore w/ high sides, full self bailing deck and walk around center cabin. Tons of storage, fish boxes and fishing real estate! This boat is an offshore die-hard fisherman’s dream platform and tailor made to the owners specifications. Oh yes, powered by twin 2...
by glen wooldridge
Tue Apr 02, 2019 9:06 am
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Catchin' some fish in an alloy boat
Replies: 173
Views: 40575

Re: Catchin' some fish in an alloy boat

Awesome pictures John! Thanks for Sharing.
by glen wooldridge
Wed Mar 13, 2019 10:09 am
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Historic Wooldridge Pictures
Replies: 175
Views: 32407

Re: Historic Wooldridge Pictures

Hey Hey Hey! Meet Yogi, Not your average bear, In fact “smarter than you average bear”. Yogi was a frequent visitor to the Wooldridge cabin up on the Rogue and seemed to know to show up just about the time the pancakes were coming off the breakfast griddle. Glen recalls visiting the cabin as a boy a...
by glen wooldridge
Tue Mar 05, 2019 12:04 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Historic Wooldridge Pictures
Replies: 175
Views: 32407

Re: Historic Wooldridge Pictures

October 31 1977, Dahl Creek Alaska. Its -15 degrees Fahrenheit and these guys are unloading this 18ft Wooldridge sled out of the back of a Fairchild C-82 cargo transport plane! Just another normal day in Alaska! Boat was powered by a 140hp 4-cyl Chevy. Totally awesome! https://imagizer.imageshack.co...
by glen wooldridge
Tue Mar 05, 2019 11:22 am
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Catchin' some fish in an alloy boat
Replies: 173
Views: 40575

Re: Catchin' some fish in an alloy boat

Stumbled across these pictures online of these custom Alaskan II boats we built for Katmai Lodge 30 plus years ago. Was neat to see these boats still in use all these years later. Don’t know who to credit for these pictures, just thought they were to beautiful not to share. https://imagizer.imagesha...
by glen wooldridge
Tue Mar 05, 2019 11:07 am
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop
Replies: 211
Views: 45407

Re: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop

A few shop shots of things happening at the WB compound. Thankful for our talented team that makes all these dreams come together! https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/800x600q90/922/JObYth.jpg https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/800x600q90/924/JQkGcJ.jpg https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/800x600q90/9...
by glen wooldridge
Wed Feb 13, 2019 4:34 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Catchin' some fish in an alloy boat
Replies: 173
Views: 40575

Re: Catchin' some fish in an alloy boat

Kyle shared a picture with us of his sweet old Wooldridge Drift boat! Looks awesome!
One of the first widely produced aluminum boats Glen Sr. made back in the day was the drift boat.

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by glen wooldridge
Wed Feb 13, 2019 4:22 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop
Replies: 211
Views: 45407

Re: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop

We’ve been building a lot of Sportsters over the past few years, but this is the first time we’ve built a windshield version and it turned out great! 21’ Sportster Windshield, wide walk-around gunnels with rod storage, transom storage, high sides, options like hot sink, bleeder box, 30’’ benches, ad...
by glen wooldridge
Wed Feb 13, 2019 1:11 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Historic Wooldridge Pictures
Replies: 175
Views: 32407

Re: Historic Wooldridge Pictures

Glen Sr. and Glenn Ballou with two others during the building of Glen's cabin up on the Rouge. They made many trips like this to complete the cabin at Long Gulch. Ballou had worked many years in the lumber and building industries, including being in charge of a portion of the Oregon caves Chateau pr...