We have wood boat building plans for this small, classic runabout, which we’ve redesigned for use with modern materials. buy runabout boat building plans!. Note the classic barrelback transom just like the original boats of the past, and it’s easy to build using our plans especially intended for do-it-yourself builders. Baby bootlegger. this iconic racing boat was originally designed by george crouch in 1924 and went on to win the 1924 and 1925 apba gold cup. our plans for this boat.