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This "meticulously handcrafted" 16-foot skiff ($17,000) is ideal for exploring quiet waters, said Elizabeth Hutchison, Jessica Mischner, T. Edward Nickens, and Jed Portman at Garden & Gun. The Edoak Designs Electric Skiff's top speed is 6 mph, but its pair of electric motors will run all day on a charge, "and quietly enough to slip up on herons feeding on the water's edge."