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Welcome to the ALLWEATHERBOATS.COM web site! 

The purpose of this site is to serve as a forum for Allweather boat owners.
 
The site also serves as a source for the history of the Allweather 8 Meter (AW8M) built by the late Homer Hughes and his Allweather Boats company of Ferndale, Washington. A total of 31 AW8M's were built from 1980 to 1994.
 
Please see all of our pages. They are accessible from the listings along the top of each page.
 
Thank you for your interest. 
 
 

SAFETY THROUGH SEAWORTHINESS

10 TIMES BETTER FUEL EFFICIENCY THAN PLANING HULLS

8 METER DIESEL UTILITY * 1500 NAUTICAL MILE RANGE
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TRAILERABLE * SEAWORTHY * NO NONSENSE

SPECIFICATIONS:
  26'3" L.O.D. x 8'0" Beam x 3'0" Draft
Displacement/weight  5000 lbs dry
Water 35 gallons (+ optional 30 gal. in cockpit well)
Fuel 112 gallons


~Speed         ~Fuel consumption        ~NM/gal.        ~Range in NM
  
~5 knots             ~1 qt./hr.                      ~20                ~2000+
~6 knots             ~2 qts./hr.                     ~10                ~1000+
~7 knots             ~3-4 qts./hr.                  ~5                  ~500+

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Click here for Nor'westing Magazine's August 2006 article on Allweather Boats (1,534 KB .pdf file)

  
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