Phil bolger books, boats & magazine articles some bolger boats build the pirogue 12 (instructions, sorta, and plans) some magazine articles the bolger boat honor roll. Plans for a composite bottom for the simmons sea skiff are available for 2 sizes of sss- 18′ and 20′. the composite bottom greatly simplifies the construction of this. The plans for the lys are in the form of a 24 page booklet and 6 pages of drawings. there are 3 pages of construction notes, a 3 page article describing the.