Patching My Aluminum Boat by Rick Itami Posted on December 23, 2021December 24, 2021 by Salmon Trout Steelheader I Almost Threw Away My Boat!! Back in 1997, I got a heckuva good deal on a brand new 19-foot aluminum Grumman fishing boat with 90 hp and 6 hp Johnson motors and trailer for... This post is only available to Members. If you are a Member, please be sure to log in and remember to select the Remember Me option. If you want to become a member or find out more, take a look here.