Begin your search for wooden boat plans here! thousands of builders have assembled chesapeake light craft boats from scratch with these plans. you might already have. The lines for these plans came from a 100-year-old builders’ model. this is a clipper version of a working trap skiff with lapstrake planking and steamed frames. This is not a typical skiff. inslead of being flat sided, this one is actually round sided. she’s a pretty little thing, but more work to build than a.