Easy-to-build plans for boats, dories, fishing boats, drift boats, qood boats, wooden boats, plywood boats alumninum boats. Altair industries driftboat plans altair offers complete plans and a construction guide for a 16′ mckenzie river drift boat. (added: 2-dec-2003 hits: 44054) | rate. Information. why a new drift boat design? i was inspired to design the river dancer in stitch and glue style from dave nicholls conchita in a lap strake design..