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Boat Projects


Designed, Engineered and manufactured at my Sarasota, FL facility

49 feet LOA, a completely unique hull design grafting a mono hull bow into catamaran hulls.

2 staterooms and full walk-around deck

Stringer system looking to stem provides structural integrity

30" high stringer grid looking aft

lay-up of the deck

Final prep of the hull, note the patented hull design, mono stem merging to catamaran running surfaces keeps the vessel tracking true

ring deck and pilothouse now installed, for safety the yacht was designed with sealed floatation compartments and check valves integrated on all thru-hulls to stop incoming water, providing the boats ability stay on the surface even in the event of taking a large wave over the transom.

Bilge area components begin to be installed 40 gallon freshwater tank here, note finish in bilge, gelcote makes for easy cleaning

Water maker installed providing 150 gallons of fresh water per day

Another view of water maker components and electrical wire ready to start install

Completed vessel preparing for sea trial

Test run on Gulf of Mexico, excellent handling, very stable and 55mph top speed w/900 hp

Defiant 270TC

offshore catamaran sport fish designed and built at my facility in Sarasota, FL

Planing hull design providing supreme performance and economy

Time to fish in one of my 270TC boats (TC=Tournament Class)

Monark Super Sport Project

Boat ready for the dump was rescued

I heavily modified the layout of the boat to make it a true fishing vessel

Under helm seat bait well/fishbox

Water pump provides oxygen to bait or catch

Under gunnel rod storage and stainless cup holders

Ready to fish

Another rescued boat, brand unknown

Starting Point

Not much left of this boat

Day of purchase $125.00 invested

Complete redesign of vessel converting it to a center console fishing machine

Hardtop w/radio box

Console is designed with a head, entry from the front

Launch day

New owner getting ready to go fishing

Excursion Vessel built to Coast Guard spec

Hull manufactured by Blue Earth LLC and assembled by David Watton

Vessel operates in Missouri waters

Beginning the rigging, fuel tank installed and plumbed, batteries are also installed and cables run

View of the transom bilge ventilation system

Triple 440hp Ford Raptor engines installed

Sample of my attention to detail while installing electrical


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