Accidents happen… this Fraser Formula had the bowsprit ripped off during an anchoring mishap. With not much to go on, we set about designing up something similar. We fabricated the new one from composite and epoxy and formed it on the boat to ensure a good fit. With a colour match to the boat, the […]
Our good friends at Alistain fabricated up the alloy frame for this casting deck. We then took over modifying the original floorboards to suit, utilizing these boards to make a floor in the lockers below the new casting deck. The new casting deck was made from composite board and had two hatches cut into it […]
The moment has come at last, the Hamilton project was one of our larger and more exciting projects. For those who haven’t seen the earlier posts, this boat was lying in the owners backyard, and in a very sad way. The first task was to strip the boat down, removing the alloy cabintop, inboard diesel, […]
Why buy a new boat when your current one is not only a good design and brand but is also in structurally sound condition. This Haines Signature was very original in condition and just needed a good face-lift and tidy up. The job list started as not much more than a thorough detail and colour […]
This project has now been launched and the engine fitted. The owners are very happy with the result, and can now get the boat working!
Following on from a previous post on this project, this net boat had a full internal hull rebuild including a hull extension with engine pod, new cabin and raised gunnels. Its now been completed and includes a built-in recessed battery box in front of the engine. The raising of the gunnel height was decided when […]
The transformation is complete, this Hamilton half cabin project has been one of our largest and ongoing projects. You may have seen the previous posts with updates along the way showing the progress. This post covers the final finishing and installing of the ‘bling’! At the last moment the owners chose to go with Eva […]
Being comfortable when using your boat is important as all us boaties know. This customer was tired of sitting on a hard flat swab on the top of the alloy seat box so he ordered himself a smart double seat assembly. He requested us to mount this up for him which was fairly straight forward […]