1957 HiLiner Runabout

1957 HiLiner Runabout

In 1986-1987 I took on a restoration project which pretty much ended being a ground up restoration.  I wish I had more photos of this project to show but for now I just have the final project. I purchased this boat from a friend in High School.  It was given to him by one of his extended family members I believe.  I’m not sure which but he had no desire to restore it and ended up selling it to me for $100.  Believe me, it was worth about that much considering the condition of it at the time.  The boat had apparently been sitting outside for a very long time and all finish had been worn off, all hardware was completely destroyed and parts of the structure needed a complete rebuild. After dragging it on a half working boat trailer to my parents shop with my...

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