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Capt. Bill’s Take on Down East Boats

Capt. Bill PikeThe look is still there, thanks to a continuing emphasis on angularity, but changes are ongoing, including:

  • Style adjustments that encompass everything from curvaceous deckhouses to Asian-themed interiors.
  • Panoramic propulsion options that start with the basic single-engine inboard and conclude with jets and pods.
  • Resin infusion and other advanced construction techniques that, significantly but invisibly, lighten the load and boost performance.

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