Wooden kayak, canoe & row boat kits . pygmy wooden boat kits are lightweight, rugged & beautiful. we pride ourselves on our award-winning designs, excellent customer. Here is the story of the building of my skerry boat "cricket". it’s a 15 feet sailing dinghy called a skerry. it it is rigged with a squarish sail called a sprit sail. Model: length: hull weight: beam: max payload: cockpit size: chester yawl: 15′ 0" 100 lbs. 42 in. 450 lbs. open.