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by glen wooldridge
Wed Feb 13, 2019 4:34 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Catchin' some fish in an alloy boat
Replies: 162
Views: 28193

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: 201
Views: 33549

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: 166
Views: 21914

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...
by glen wooldridge
Wed Jan 30, 2019 12:10 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Historic Wooldridge Pictures
Replies: 166
Views: 21914

Re: Historic Wooldridge Pictures

The founder, Glen Sr.

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by glen wooldridge
Wed Jan 30, 2019 11:07 am
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Catchin' some fish in an alloy boat
Replies: 162
Views: 28193

Re: Catchin' some fish in an alloy boat

https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/800x600q90/924/RWjlwt.jpg Not only do we make some of the finest boats in the business, but we get to play a small part in making some awesome memories for people, and that might just be the best part about out work. ”Feeling blessed - lucky enough to share a wate...
by glen wooldridge
Sat Jan 26, 2019 11:01 am
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop
Replies: 201
Views: 33549

Re: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop

https://youtu.be/Zylzx8Licw4 Introducing for 2019 our brand new 33’ Center Pilot! With 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 sides at bow and 44’’ high sides at transom, 20 degree dead...
by glen wooldridge
Fri Jan 11, 2019 3:55 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Historic Wooldridge Pictures
Replies: 166
Views: 21914

Re: Historic Wooldridge Pictures

Glen senior’s boat shop back in Grants Pass Oregon. The boats pictured are manufactured boats he was a dealer for back in the 50's.

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by glen wooldridge
Fri Jan 04, 2019 10:34 am
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Catchin' some fish in an alloy boat
Replies: 162
Views: 28193

Re: Catchin' some fish in an alloy boat

Gotta love a little Alaskan Deer hunting from the water in the middle of winter. Great photos Rob! Boat is a 27’ Super Sport Offshore Pilothouse powered by twin 175hp Suzuki outboards. https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/800x600q90/922/rdnWp1.png https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/800x600q90/921/JJuH...
by glen wooldridge
Fri Jan 04, 2019 9:52 am
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop
Replies: 201
Views: 33549

Re: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop

One of the Wooldridge crew busy at work.

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by glen wooldridge
Wed Jan 02, 2019 11:14 am
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Historic Wooldridge Pictures
Replies: 166
Views: 21914

Re: Historic Wooldridge Pictures

Hope you all had a great Christmas. Happy New Year!

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by glen wooldridge
Tue Dec 18, 2018 2:04 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop
Replies: 201
Views: 33549

Re: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop

Beautiful 17’ Alaskan XL loaded with features and just about ready to head off to its new owner in California! Beautiful boat! Hope she gives them many years of memories. https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/800x600q90/923/0efOIk.jpg https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/800x600q90/924/u012z4.jpg https:/...
by glen wooldridge
Thu Dec 06, 2018 10:30 am
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Catchin' some fish in an alloy boat
Replies: 162
Views: 28193

Re: Catchin' some fish in an alloy boat

Pretty rare 20’ 1985 Alaskan with the original Mercury outboard. Don’t see that to often.
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by glen wooldridge
Thu Dec 06, 2018 10:29 am
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Catchin' some fish in an alloy boat
Replies: 162
Views: 28193

Re: Catchin' some fish in an alloy boat

IMG_3385.jpg[/attachment[attachment=1]20181107_092014.jpg20181107_163158.jpg] Last Wed. went 187 miles and 17 hours on the motor. Haven't filled the boat back up so not sure just how much fuel we actually burned but gauge said 52 gallons. We put in 10 gallons while off of Ensenada. I think we still...
by glen wooldridge
Fri Nov 30, 2018 5:24 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Historic Wooldridge Pictures
Replies: 166
Views: 21914

Re: Historic Wooldridge Pictures

Excerpt from the book The Rogue: A River to Run. Written in Glens own words, with the author filling in the story along the way. “Ruell was one of the Billings tribe down at the Agness. He was a quite sort of fellow, didn’t have too much to say, but he was a good boatman, probably the best one on th...
by glen wooldridge
Fri Nov 30, 2018 4:52 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop
Replies: 201
Views: 33549

Re: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop

23’ Canyon ready to go with you on your quest for the swift water! Many neat features on this hull including; Fusion stereo system with built in subwoofer, 38” sides, Powered by an 8.1 Chevy V8 paired to a Hamilton 241 jet, this thing is a true river monster! Full powder coated interior, easy access...
by glen wooldridge
Fri Nov 16, 2018 2:18 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Urathane outboard Jet Foot
Replies: 4
Views: 1491

Re: Urathane outboard Jet Foot

Al came by this morning and picked up his jetfoot after seeing the Seahawks win last night. He shared how the Urethane Jetfoot saved his moose hunting trip. -Glen

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by glen wooldridge
Fri Nov 16, 2018 1:57 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop
Replies: 201
Views: 33549

Re: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop

This beauty of a boat headed out of the shop today on its way to our dealer in Bellingham, West Coast Marine Services. This 17’ Alaskan XL is as mean as thy come! Powder coated inside and out, this thing will keep you looking back for years to come! In Seattle Jan 25-Feb 2? Check it out at the upcom...
by glen wooldridge
Wed Nov 14, 2018 10:45 am
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Catchin' some fish in an alloy boat
Replies: 162
Views: 28193

Re: Catchin' some fish in an alloy boat

We love sharing photos from Wooldridge boat owners! We got these from Andy W. “Gotta love the last few runs of the season!” Looks like fun Andy! https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/800x600q90/923/s64XxG.jpg https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/800x600q90/921/3Kv5fb.jpg https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v...
by glen wooldridge
Fri Nov 09, 2018 9:52 am
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop
Replies: 201
Views: 33549

Re: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop

And that bait tank won't move in rough seas? I'd like to see video of that thing not moving coming off any kind of swell at speed. Or even at just trolling speed in a moderate bump. It's like those guys on Deadliest Catch catching air on a big swell. If it ain't tied down.......you'd think it'd mov...
by glen wooldridge
Tue Nov 06, 2018 3:21 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Historic Wooldridge Pictures
Replies: 166
Views: 21914

Re: Historic Wooldridge Pictures

Yesterday was Bob Wooldridge's 94th Birthday! Bob has always been a huge part of the business here, and is still going strong today. He's known to make his way around the factory looking things over, checking in with the shop workers and telling jokes as he goes along. Have a Blessed Year ahead Bob!...
by glen wooldridge
Tue Oct 30, 2018 4:50 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop
Replies: 201
Views: 33549

Re: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop

No, they are part of the bait tank stand/assembly.
by glen wooldridge
Mon Oct 29, 2018 10:30 am
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Urathane outboard Jet Foot
Replies: 4
Views: 1491

Re: Urathane outboard Jet Foot

UPDATE: Al, the owner of the Urethane Jet foot that hit the “water gremlin”, asked me what to do. I said I could ship you the grill bars and bolts to replace. He said he was coming to Seattle for a Seahawks game in a few weeks and asked if I could do it then. I asked him to ship it and I could also ...
by glen wooldridge
Fri Oct 26, 2018 11:51 am
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Historic Wooldridge Pictures
Replies: 166
Views: 21914

Re: Historic Wooldridge Pictures

Bob Wooldridge at the helm of this neat landing craft we built and sold up to Galena back in the 1970’s . Powered by a 460ci V8 this 24’ sled was a real workhorse. https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/800x600q90/922/PpR0YY.jpg https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/800x600q90/922/wBUgHS.jpg https://imagiz...
by glen wooldridge
Fri Oct 26, 2018 11:27 am
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Historic Wooldridge Pictures
Replies: 166
Views: 21914

Re: Historic Wooldridge Pictures

Bob Wooldridge at the helm of this neat landing craft we built and sold up to Galena back in the 1970’s . Powered by a 460ci V8 this 24’ sled was a real workhorse. https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/800x600q90/922/PpR0YY.jpg https://imagizer.imageshack.com/v2/800x600q90/922/wBUgHS.jpg https://imagiz...
by glen wooldridge
Wed Oct 24, 2018 11:20 am
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop
Replies: 201
Views: 33549

Re: What's happening at the Wooldridge shop

The bait tank is removable and all the hoses go under the floor. This boat has a taller self bailer to accommodate the drain too. The outlet on top is built into the tank in this case, and the Bait tank is held in place with mechanical latches so it wont move around. The 4 legs are welded and they r...