No need to worry about the ' L' .Typo .
Colour was a problem (red) ?
I'm with you on wooden craft and have never owned a 'plastic' runabout however as a member I like and take interest in all things nautical .
'Give me some men
who are stout-hearted men
who will fight for the right they adore '
(Sigmund Romberg /Oscar Hammerstein )