Every now and again we get a curly little job come in. This customer had just bought his brand new center console Barcrusher but it wouldn’t fit in the garage, the console windscreen was about 6 inches too high! The first thought was to trim the acrylic windscreen and side plates down but then on […]
This Sailfish 2660 custom enclosed windscreen project has now been completed. We have been waiting for the custom-made side and center panels from the supplier since our last post. The panels were made from our Cad templates and fitted perfectly. With the top and bottom flanges screwed in position and all surfaces bonded in with […]
This US made Sailfish 2660 had the original low half windscreen mounted at an awkward height. The owner could not see well due to the top bar being set at eye-height and he complained that it was a safety hazard. We discussed options, one of which was to make a composite bottom mount plate to […]
The owner of this Sundance 5m boat wanted it converted to a centre console configuration. It sounds easy enough however there’s a bit in it! Firstly cutting the deck back to desired shape and size, continuing the moulded profile through without any deflection and then building the structure back up in the original style. We […]
Hail damage hammered this windscreen on an older Quintrex. The trick was finding a supplier who could mould the acrylic to match the old screen. A local company did a great job of reproducing the clear acrylic. We refitted the screen with press studs and other fittings, all replaced with new stainless fasteners.
Windscreens have a limited life span, often in need of either replacement or refurbishment. This American made Proline 35 had a leaking windscreen and on closer inspection needed a good overhaul. There was a lot of corrosion areas where the original powder coating was starting to peel. The owner requested the screen removed, re-powder coated […]
Kids need boats too! This is a special racing class of design for just for kids. The owner of the boat bought it for his daughter as an entry level racing boat. Part of the refurbishment was to include a composite screen forward of the driver shrouding the steering wheel. A new design was decided […]