One of the fascinations of boats is that they all come with a story. Stories of fun, friends, relaxation, adventure, adversity, hard work, and pure pride and joy. And that’s just boat owners. When you add the building component to the tale… Well, that’s another level entirely. All the aspects are magnified into the singular pride of having something unique, built with your own hands, never to be repeated again. Here are some stories we’ve collected about the builders.