Free boat plans from "science and mechanics", "boat builder handbook" and other very old magazines. trouble viewing? try the low band width index.. boat plans from science and mechanics and boat builder handbooks.. Classic wooden boat plans is a growing collection of established plans that are ready to be printed and then laid out for full size building. unlike other plans, you have a permanent copy of your plans and can reprint at any time, use 1 set for building and another for checking.. Tolman skiffs: boat plans in book form. concise step by step instructions to build a 20 to 24 foot plywood / epoxy stitch and glue skiff.