Descaling 101

Descaling AC Lines and Raw Water Systems with the Bayliss Boatworks Mechanical Department When you’re fishing on a hot, humid day, it’s hard not to appreciate the cool air filtering through the cabin. But have you considered how your air conditioning system works and the potential problems that could arise without regular maintenance? In marine…

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Bayliss 72′ Hull Flip

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                        January 8, 2020 Contact: Katelin Kight Phone: 252-473-9797 Email: katelin@baylissboatworks.com Bayliss Boatworks is building a new yacht, sized at 72’. This build began in July of 2019. When it came time for a record-holding bluewater fly-fisherman and the owner of a 64’ Bayliss to build a new sport fishing yacht, he made the…

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Tarheel (Bayliss 62′) Delivered

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                             August 6, 2019 Contact: Katelin Kight Phone: 252-473-9797 Email: katelin@baylissboatworks.com In July, Bayliss Boatworks christened their first demo-boat, the 62-foot Tarheel. Tarheel’s 2019 tournament and show schedule will provide guests and vendors with the opportunity to view a Bayliss first-hand. Kicking off the tour, Tarheel made her public debut at the Dare County Boat Builder’s Tournament on July 24th. Started in…

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Choosing, Tuning and Maintaining an Outrigger System with Rupp Marine

In the late 1970’s outriggers were heavy contraptions with components that were nearly impossible to repair or replace. An avid sport fisherman, Mickey Rupp recognized the demand for a user friendly, easily serviceable outrigger. By 1980, he had designed and patented a variety of products that addressed these issues. Mickey Rupp has had an interesting…

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The Next Big Thing

Over the past few years, advanced sonar systems have become more common on recreational fishing boats. This technology is revolutionizing the fishing game. As of March 2019, our boatyard crew has already installed four sonar systems since the start of the year, with four more scheduled in the coming months. Joe Dieffenbach, Owner of Custom…

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The World is Getting Smaller

Springtime in the world of sportfishing usually signifies a migration to warmer waters. We sat down with Lauren Hartman, Sales Manager for the East and West Coast Divisions of Sevenstar Yacht Transport, to discuss how transport services are making the migration process easier than ever for yacht owners. Each year, Sevenstar transports approximately 1,500 vessels…

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The Willy Vac®

One of the most important areas of any modern sportfishing yacht is the engine room. It’s the heart and soul of every boat and it’s the goal of every good captain to keep that engine room in tip-top shape.  A piece of equipment that we are starting to see more and more of is the…

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2019 Bayliss Bulletin

Check out the newest issue of our Bayliss Bulletin! This newsletter provides an update for our owners, vendors, customers, and friends. This issue is filled with new construction updates, as well as sound advice on descaling marine AC systems, choosing a sonar system, and yacht shipping.

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Blank Check (Bayliss 75′) Delivered

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE In April, Bayliss Boatworks unveiled their most recent 75’ build, Blank Check. This build was a special one. Commissioned by the owner of Bayliss 64’ Blank Check(Hull 10), the second Blank Checkrequired total secrecy throughout the length of the build, as she was an impressive gift for the owner’s father.  Begun in February 2017 and…

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The Evolution of Us – Bayliss Bulletin’s Winter Issue

Check out the newest issue of our Bayliss Bulletin! This newsletter provides an update for our owners, vendors, customers, and friends. The winter issue is filled with new construction updates, as well as sound advice on maintaining gyros and choosing offshore data systems. Click here to read the Winter 2019 issue of the Bayliss Bulletin!…

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Gypsea (Bayliss GameBoat 62’) In Production

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                        January 23, 2019 Bayliss Boatworks is building another 62’ GameBoat, Gypsea. Begun in October of 2018, this project is scheduled to be completed in the spring of 2020. She is designed for extended travel and exploration of remote billfish hotspots. Gypsea is constructed with a custom layout consisting of three staterooms, two heads and a…

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