Boat Building Gallery: Jarrett Bay

Take a behind-the-scenes look at the making of Jarrett Bay's largest hull to date

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Construction is currently underway on the 77-foot Blank Check — Jarrett Bay's largest hull to date. Take a fascinating look behind the scenes at the Jarrett Bay yard, and be sure and visit the official Hull 56 page for additional construction specs and photos. —All photos courtesy Jarrett BayJarrett Bay
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Banding processJarrett Bay
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Stem installationJarrett Bay
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Exiting facility ready to be flippedJarrett Bay
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Flipping the hullJarrett Bay
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FlippedJarrett Bay
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Early stage of salon constructionJarrett Bay
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Early stage of salon constructionJarrett Bay
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BowJarrett Bay
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Scaffolding goes upJarrett Bay
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Bumper installationJarrett Bay
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Fish box installationJarrett Bay
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Installing port and starboard vents, which cool the engine roomJarrett Bay
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Framework for bow deckJarrett Bay
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More vent workJarrett Bay
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Overview of belowdecksJarrett Bay
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Interior floor installationJarrett Bay
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Interior floor installationJarrett Bay
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Starboard view of deck work, looking aftJarrett Bay
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Stern deck frame workJarrett Bay
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Engine roomJarrett Bay
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Bow deck frame workJarrett Bay
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Bow decking being installedJarrett Bay
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Bow decking being installedJarrett Bay
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Salon construction taking shapeJarrett Bay
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Salon interior with layout sketched outJarrett Bay
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Salon interior looking southJarrett Bay
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FlybridgeJarrett Bay
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Interior walls going inJarrett Bay
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Helm mock-upJarrett Bay
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Bridge mock-upJarrett Bay
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Stern fish boxJarrett Bay
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Fish box jigJarrett Bay
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Glue between cuts holds the structure togetherJarrett Bay
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Interior walls going up belowdecksJarrett Bay
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V-berth under constructionJarrett Bay
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Starboard looking aftJarrett Bay
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Bulkheads, looking aftJarrett Bay
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Black post-cure hull paint removedJarrett Bay
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Custom 'Blank Check' stern fish box goes inJarrett Bay
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Bow deck is glassedJarrett Bay
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HallwayJarrett Bay
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Port stateroomJarrett Bay
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V-berthJarrett Bay
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Temporary white coat after cure coat comes offJarrett Bay
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Flipping salon floor for installationJarrett Bay
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Lifting floor with three forkliftsJarrett Bay
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Salon floor gets dropped into placeJarrett Bay
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Floor in placeJarrett Bay
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Console construction beginsJarrett Bay
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Bow bumpers glassed and sandedJarrett Bay
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Teak transom goes inJarrett Bay
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Port-side view of cabin and bridgeJarrett Bay
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The hull sees light againJarrett Bay
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Hull moved and lifted into place to receive cabinJarrett Bay
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Moving cabin into placeJarrett Bay
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Hull and cabin waiting to be fittedJarrett Bay
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Cabin going onJarrett Bay
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Last-minute checks before cabin goes onJarrett Bay
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Stern view with sanded teak transomJarrett Bay
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A major milestone is complete Be sure and visit the official Hull 56 page for future construction updates and photos.Jarrett Bay