"Dusty, I ‘glassed the bottom of my last 2 boats. The first was 14’ with 3/8” bottom. The second was a 17’ with a 1/2” bottom. While both have added strength I did run into one problem on the 17’ boat.…"
"It’s not elegant, but it works for storing two extra rods out of the way, zip ties! I snug the rods under each hand rail and just zip tie them into place. They are secure and out of the way if I need them."
"Having an angler in the rear of your boat can cause some problems with handling. I knixed the traditional front seat and rear seat for a pedestal style seating. I moved the front fly deck forward about 6”. The cooler, an RTIC 65QT…"