Build a simple wooden boat plans. these plans are called the "anyone’s boat", because as they claim, anyone can build it. you can power it with oars or outboard.. This sportfisher design (plan) features a small cabin and aft deck fish holds. it is a very popular fishing boat for northern waters. at 5,582 lbs. displacement with 140 gallons of fuel, at 225 hp, the boats projected speed is 34 knots.. B.c.a. demco’s boat plans catalog, diy boats: rowing boats, canoes, kayaks, dinghies, cruisers, sailboats, motor/power boats, amateur boat building plans catalog.