2018 Project / Demo Boat - "On the Bite"
Our fourth and current 2018 project/demo boat “On the Bite” is a 1988, 28' Bertram FB II a complete retrofit including a full SIMRAD suite of electronics.
March - At dock engine and transmissions repaired and inspected, overhauled new fuel and cooling lines, oil coolers.
April - Hauled out the boat at Spencer’s Boat Yard to begin the project, the cutlass bearings were replaced and props computer balanced. Under the water line projects including,1kW transducer. 3D StructureScan and DownScan, electric reel outlets, Underwater Lights Limited underwater lights, cockpit fx lighting, fresh water engine rinse, rejuvenated swim platform, repainted the transom white and boot stripe to blue and re-named her “On the Bite” (previously “TLC”).
May - Upgrading to an aluminum gas tank, adding Aqua Air SSIG-10 self-contained A/C and painting the bottom blue, begin repainting super structure, adding cockpit stereo speakers.
June - Install arch and soft top with an electronics box - two 12" SIMRAD NSS EVO3 MFD’s, HALO radar w/ doppler, auto-pilot, AIS, VHF, Gemlux Deluxe outriggers, additional house battery with ACR, Scotty Electric downriggers, CMOR mapping software, navigation lighting, leaning post with interchangeable fighting chair and continue re-painting the topside super structure including blue stripes.
Our projected completion date is June 2018
which is Accurate Marine Electronics’ 10-year Anniversary!
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