Restoration Tip of the Week #2

Restoration Tip 10-27-14: Build a Boat Cradle When we start any significant project at Ensigns Spars, the first thing we do is put the boat on a work cradle.  Besides keeping the trailer out of harm’s way, it also puts the boat lower to the ground and allows us to move it around as needed Read the full article…

Restoration Tip of the Week #1

Restoration Tips 10-15-14: 3M 5200 is not a general adhesive/sealant. Welcome to the first ever “Restoration Tip of the Week.”  I decided it would be nice to share a little nugget of knowledge about Ensign restoration every week to help us all get through the long winter and think happy thoughts about our boats.  Some Read the full article…

Update from the shop!

A bit of news from around the shop: Maggie Guter is now working here and doing most of the online website and Facebook page management. She has previously been involved with the sailing school and Marquette Junior Yacht Club. We just finished work on Tiburon. Several upgrades and repairs were needed, and the boat is Read the full article…