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This off - season looks busy for Brightsides. We are looking forward to doing side by side restorations on two early 60's 16' Old Town outboard runabouts. Thanks to the Spoffard family for these fantastic pics of Four Gulls!   Four Gulls at rest DSC_0746 DSC_0727 DSC_0721 DSC_0707 DSC_0696

New Four Gulls Pics!

New Four Gulls Pics!

We’ve added some new photos of the work being done on Four Gulls. Check her out from our restoration page! http://brightsidemarina.com/four-gulls-1963-16-old-town-outboard-runabout/

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Evening cruise on Permission Granted

Evening cruise on Permission Granted

Late summer and early fall are beautiful in on Great Pond. 

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JOIN US ON THE 4TH!

JOIN US ON THE 4TH!

Join us to celebrate the 4th of July with the following activities: Antique Boat Parade (starts at noon)-feel free to watch from our lawn! Pine Tree Boating Club Meet 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. (antique outboards and boats, etc. for sale and viewing) Brightside Wooden Boat Services

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Addendum – transom work completed!

Addendum – transom work completed!

With the transom work completed, Adam Wagner picked up Addendum this weekend. We really liked the gold leaf lettering by Signworks in Farmington, Maine!  

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For your consideration!

For your consideration!

NEW! 1947 17′ Chris Craft Deluxe Runabout ! Second owner, in very good original condition. $19,900. Contact Brightside for more information! Check out our Brokerage page to see gorgeous classic boat!

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1947 Chris Craft 17′ Runabout

1947 Chris Craft 17′ Runabout

This sweet little 1947 Chris Craft 17′ Runabout, owned by Adam and Beth Wagner is receiving a transom rebuild. Both cheeks and the lower bow will be replaced with white oak.

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Warming up!

Warming up!

Things are finally starting to melt, and there is open water in front of the docks! Looking forward to time on the lake!

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Thinking spring…

Thinking spring…
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New Brightside Website

As you may have noticed, we have launched our brand new website. We’ve updated the look and feel, and also added new services including shrinkwrapping! We’ll be updating the blog with Brightside news, as well as pictures of our latest restoration projects. Browse around and let us

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1960 17′ Lyman outboard runabout

1960 17′ Lyman outboard runabout

This sweet little beauty, owned by Russ, Carol and Em Sabia of Belmont, MA, received nine new white oak frames and the hull was completely refastened with more than 1,100 silicon bronze screws in 2011 and 2012. In 2013, the bottom paint was changed to copper bronze

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