What is an Alaskan boat?
Alaskans are constructed of all-welded aluminum for durability and strength. Available in the length of 17’8″: Either as an open boat with a console or tiller, or the windshield model which has a large walk-thru design and broad recessed, self-draining bow for easy access.
Can you take an aluminum boat in the ocean?
Many boaters have a long-held belief that jon boats, which are primarily constructed from aluminum, are not suitable for ocean use. While it is true that aluminum, or almost any metal for that fact, will corrode this can be avoided with proper set up and regular maintenance.
What do you need to know about a hewescraft boat?
Depend on your Hewescraft dealer to help keep your boat ready for whenever the bite is on. Every Hewescraft is built with enough flotation foam to keep the boat afloat even when it’s turned over or completely filled with water. We help you keep the kids and grandkids safe with deep fishing areas and high sides.
Is the hewescraft hull backed by a lifetime warranty?
Every Hewescraft hull is backed by a lifetime warranty to the original owner. We back it so you know you can depend on it. Hewescraft boats are wired to meet or exceed strict ABYC standards leading to improved performance and excellent corrosion protection.
Where can I Park my hewescraft sailboat?
Hewescraft boats are designed for the rock and gravel of Pacific Northwest shorelines. Park your Hewescraft on the beach without worrying about cracking your hull. Every Hewescraft hull is backed by a lifetime warranty to the original owner. We back it so you know you can depend on it.
Is the Hewes boat line a good business?
Hewes is trying to step up to a bigger model line…it’s a win win… competition is good. Plus Hewes runs a good operation in NE wa that provides alot of stability to a small rural town. I could knock a lot of the other boats mentioned but why bother, personal preference, freedom of choice.