Downeast

Downeast
They really aren’t lobster boats anymore. It’s hard to imagine anyone pulling traps from the well-varnished cockpit of a new Downeast model. However, today’s boats have the lobster boat heritage—the low profile, the long shear, the tumblehome, and, above all, the sea-keeping ability. View our collection of Downeast boat reviews to find the right one for you.

Bruckmann Abaco 40

They don’t come much more traditional—or much better looking—than the Bruckmann Abaco 40, a single-diesel, straightforward, solid Downeast boat with elegant fit and finish....
Eastport 32 OBX

Eastport 32 OBX

With classic Chesapeake Bay deadrise lines, the new Eastport 32 OBX (outboard express) traces its heritage to a waterman’s working boat. But Eastport, an...
Hunt 26CC

Hunt 26CC

The Hunt 26CC (25’ LOA, 9’ beam) is a sporty center console that doesn’t skimp on sophistication. With plush social seating for 12 guests...

MJM Yachts: The World’s Most Fuel Efficient Powerboats

MJM Yachts: World’s Most Fuel Efficient Powerboats The best indicators of powerboat cruising performance are: (1) fuel efficiency expressed in nautical miles per gallon (NMPG),...

Zurn/NEB 38

Conceived for fishing and diving, Zurn Yacht Design’s Zurn/NEB 38, expected for a February 2016 launch, is sure to grab the attention of boaters...

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