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!
The owner of this older Whittley Monterey bought the boat knowing it needed some TLC. Nothing serious but just some cosmetic work to bring it back up to near original condition. The work included some glass repairs around the bowrail bases where there was damage and also a section near the helm console, extensive gelcoat […]
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 […]
Always good to see a boat getting some well-needed love & attention. And we are more than happy to be a part of this process, its such a nice feeling bringing something old back to life! This Trailcraft had been sitting and waiting for just this for a very long time. The owner asked if […]
Work boats take on a different role in boating, this is not a play thing but a means to make a living. This net boat had been lying derelict for some time but the solid glass hull was still sound so the owners asked for a full hull rebuild with new stringers, bulkheads and floor. […]
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 […]
This is another update of this large remodel/restoration project, which the owner now informs us is a Hamilton brand (as in the Hamilton jet company). Being such a large and ongoing job we have had 2 previous update posts on this project which you may remember. It is now getting close to the finishing stages […]