is a 17' Coleman polyethene canoe with aluminum frame, combined with a battle-tested trailer rig so it can be towed by a ship and deployed on a mission. It carries up to four pilots with ease. Its namesake was wont to make trouble driving Zodiac inflatable rafts around Boston waterways in the eponymous novel by Neal Stephenson
. We hope he would be pleased to have the first craft in the SCUL Freshwater Navy named after him.