FPB 70

Updates about the FPB 70.

Interior Design and FPB: Thoughts From Designer Denise LaVey

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We’ve worked with many interior designers over the years, but Denise is the first who truly understands what the FPB concept is all about. We think her work for us aboard FPB 78-1 Cochise speaks for itself…
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Posted by admin  (March 13, 2017)    |    Comments (4)

FPB in the Press: Soundings Feature Now Live Online

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There is a double feature now live in print and online at Soundings MagazineRead the rest »


Posted by admin  (February 16, 2017)    |    Comments (7)

FPB 70 Construction Update: A “Stan”dard Sense of Scale

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This just in from Circa Marine in Whangarei–Stan Creighton, who with wife Valerie has laid claim to FPB 70-1, is down in New Zealand for various projects and to check on build progress. Read the rest »


Posted by admin  (February 14, 2017)    |    Comments (1)

FPB in the Press: Soundings Magazine

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Soundings Magazine has an extensive feature on FPB in their March 2017 issue. They’ve also put together a nice video on the FPB designs for their website… Read the rest »


Posted by admin  (February 9, 2017)    |    Comments (0)

FPB 70 Bow – Taking Metal To New Levels Of Shaping Sophistication

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The FPB 70 brings together the very best of everything we’ve learned in the last 40 years, not the least of which is a very sophisticated bow shape – perhaps the most difficult plating job ever.

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Posted by Steve Dashew  (January 24, 2017)    |    Comments (8)

FPB Video: The Way

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A new video in which we reveal the secrets behind all those ocean-crossing miles… Read the rest »


Posted by Sarah.Dashew  (January 16, 2017)    |    Comments (0)

Circa Update On All Things FPB: Posted by Deon Ogden

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It’s the start of summer here, with construction in full swing. The South Pacific-visiting FPB Family is also back en route to NZ for safe haven during cyclone season… Read the rest »


Posted by admin  (November 17, 2016)    |    Comments (5)

FPB 70 – Taking Shape

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The first FPB 70 is taking shape now at Circa. Read the rest »


Posted by Steve Dashew  (October 3, 2016)    |    Comments (1)

Pushing That Magic Button: FPB 70-1 Is Under Construction

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Having just completed a 6,200 nautical mile voyage from Thailand to New Zealand in 27 days underway on their FPB 64 Buffalo Nickel (much of that uphill), you might think that Val and Stan Creighton would like a short break from thinking about boats. Read the rest »


Posted by Sarah.Dashew  (May 14, 2016)    |    Comments (3)

FPB 70 – A New Baby Sister!

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There’s a new kid on the block, a smaller sibling to the FPB 97 and 78, and like most younger family members, this one is as tough as nails.  Read the rest »


Posted by Steve Dashew  (January 20, 2016)    |    Comments (25)