Philip L Rhodes Boat Designs

Philip L. Rhodes (1895-1974) was a prolific, lifetime designer of all types of vessels from small recreational dinghies to large yachts, commercial cargo and military vessels. He designed in power and sail, for construction in wood, metals, and fiberglass. He wrote articles and published his designs in many periodicals, including Yachting, Rudder, Motor Boat, and …

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Father’s Day Surprise

As Siskiwit, a Rhodes Offshore 40 begins her 51st season, it was so nice to receive a current photo of her from Sally Brennan. I note Siskiwit now has a anchor windlass, and see Don Brennan swapped out her original Chrome Air Cowlings for solar driven air intakes. The cabin varnish is looking, top of …

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