Life has no meaning. Each of us has meaning and we bring it to life. It is a waste to be asking the question when you are the answer. – Joseph Campbell’
I decided to try electric propulsion and bought a small trolling motor and a lead acid battery.
A wooden deck was constructed onto the boat. A transom to clamp the motor on was constructed at the rear and the battery was placed in a wooden box that also formed the seat for the skipper.