More Boats From Down East, Production and Custom
Sabre Yachts: The Sabre 45 Salon Express (49 feet length overall, including the swim platform) is the new midrange offering. Hull No. 1 launched this past April in Stuart, Florida. She has a twostateroom, two-head interior. sabreyachts.com Back Cove Yachts: The Back Cove 32 (37 feet length overall, including the swim platform) was introduced in August 2016. Back Cove is building three hulls a month. backcoveyachts.com
SW Boatworks: A 45- foot Young Brothers sportfishing boat recently launched for a firsttime customer from Shelter Island, New York. In the shop are a 36 Calvin Beal marine patrol vessel, a 38 Calvin Beal pleasure boat for a Connecticut customer and a 45 Young Brothers sportfishing/pleasure boat. swboatworks.com Hinckley Yachts: Thirty-two jetboats of various length are under construction at the Trenton plant. Expected to deliver in July, for a California customer, is the new Talaria 48 MKII, a refresh of
the original T48. Features include a redesigned interior with the galley up in the pilothouse, tailored for entertaining. hinckleyyachts.com
Ellis Boat Company: The Ellis 36 bowrider express cruiser launched in early 2016 for a repeat customer looking to scale up. The boat has extra seating in a recessed area forward, custom cockpit and shelter seating, cantilevered Stidd seats at the helm and a transom door. ellisboat.com
Atlantic Boat Co.: The yard is finishing a custom Duffy 39 sportfishing boat for a repeat customer from Gloucester, Massachusetts, who’s scaling up from a Duffy 31. The boat will have a Herreshoff-style interior with mahogany doors and trim, a V-berth forward, upper and lower Pullman berths for guests, a galley up in the main saloon with a booth settee, rod holders, a fishbox, a live well and a stern door. atlanticboat.com Wilbur Yachts: Family Ties, a 45-foot sportfishing boat, launched early this year. Homeported in St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, the Millennium 45 is fitted with lots of fishing gear, including a custom base for a green stick, fighting chairs in the cockpit, a pot hauler for lobster fishing, rod holders and outriggers. The pilothouse is air conditioned. wilburyachts.com Wesmac Custom Boats: Wesmac is a busy shop these days, with two 54-foot sportfishers, a 38-foot cruiser bound for Rhode Island, a 46-foot cruiser on its way to Halifax, Nova Scotia, and a 42-foot kit boat underway, as well as some commercial builds. wesmac.com
Sabre 45 Salon Express
Buddy B, a 45-foot Young Brothers hull finished by SW Boatworks.