The ZipKit Contains:Pre-cut solid African Mahogany:
Frames, ready to assemble
Keel, bottom & deck battens and strongbacks
Carlings, chines and sheers
Precision machined from Aquatek Meranti Marine grade plywood with unique interlocking flame joints where required:
Pre-fit Bottom & side planking
Transom, stem, breasthook, chine blocking, floor timbers and knees
Reversible deck panels; one side routed with faux caulk joints, the other side smooth, giving you the choice of style you prefer.
Shipping Crate transforms into the building form!
Includes Glen-L Zip plans, instructions and "Build it Yourself the Glen-L Way" manual and instructions on using your ZipKit.
This custom kit was developed using Glen-L Zip plans by Mark Molden of Benchmark Products in California. His precision CNC cut complete wood kit allows you to begin assembling your boat the minute you unpack it...no tracing, measuring or cutting needed!
Build Time: approximately 400 hours
Cost: $3,400 plus $550 truck freight shipping to the 48 contiguous US states (485 pounds total)
Order the Glen-L Zip Fastening Kit, Carriage Bolt Kit, Poxy-Grip Half Gallon adhesive and the Fiberglass Kit for all the materials you'll need to put the ZipKit together.
Kit Weights and dimensions--If you wish to arrange shipping for this kit outside the US 48, please use these details:
(1) Crate - 43" X 95.75" X 11" @ 445 lbs., Class 70
(1) Cardboard tube - 6" Diameter X 182" @ 48 lbs., Class 85 OVER LENGTH
LTL Origin - 92683
See our online Gallery for numerous photos of the kit and build process using the kit by clicking the links below.
Print out our PDF Flyer
See our ZipKit Gallery of Photos
See our Blog Post About the ZipKit & Builder
See our site for Length, Beam, weight and all the other details about the Zip!