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by Glenn MacGrady
Tue Oct 11, 2011 9:53 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Passing of a true legend.
Replies: 10
Views: 2518

... with a wry sense of humor, John hung his UPenn Wharton diploma over the toilet in his Riparius shop, named his boats with sexual innuendos (Flasher, M aximum E xposure, Flashback, AC/DC), and gave the only ironclad boat warranty in the business: "Ten yards or ten seconds, whichever comes ...
by kaz
Sun Aug 28, 2011 12:39 am
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Passing of a true legend.
Replies: 10
Views: 2518

Passing of a true legend.

... In 1975 Millbrook Boats moved from Waitsfield to the Hudson River in Riparius, NY. Here Berry designed his legendary open canoes: the ME, the Flasher, the Flashback, and the AC/DC. He was active in open canoe slalom and wildwater racing and his designs revolutionized the sport. Anyone who ...
by Jim Michaud
Thu Dec 30, 2010 8:47 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: A little history
Replies: 32
Views: 3800

ME stands for "Maximum Exposer". It goes along with "Flasher" and "Flashback".
by Sir Adam
Wed Dec 29, 2010 6:33 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: A little history
Replies: 32
Views: 3800

... are very, very nice boats - I'm defining "production" Berry Boats and design prototypes). There is an interesting history to a lot of the names... Flasher Flashback ME ME Too etc....
by Sir Adam
Tue Jan 28, 2003 4:28 am
Forum: CBoat C Forum
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Rec C boats (the beginning of CBoats.net!)

... more responsive open canoes and to center his clinic around teaching how to paddle these boats. His first design effort was an OC-1 he named the "Flasher". It had a hull design taken off of a Hahn, a still-popular high volume C-1. It was his "wishful fantasy" to have a logo on the bow of this ...