Century is a renowned manufacturer of runabout, utility, and water ski boats. Starting out in Milwaukee in 1926, Century continues to be a leader in the powerboat industry today. This book traces the company's humble beginnings to market prominence, focusing on the wooden-hulled inboard and outboard boats built from 1930 to 1968. In the wood era, the company offered utilities, triple cockpit speedboats, and streamlined runabouts that performed exceptionally well against the competition.With its Traveler model, Century achieved runabout styling in an inexpensive, simply built outboard. ... According to the Century Profit Book (a manual for dealers), aquot;[E]very Century boat rides on a cushion of aerated water, providinganbsp;...
|Title||:||Classic Century Powerboats|
|Author||:||Paul Miklos Frank Miklos Trudi Miklos|