Aft Berth Raised Storage

Published date: July 26, 2008
  • Boat Type: Boat Type

So I have the complete canvas enclosure... everything rolls up neatly for storage except for the dodger, so it is always being stored in the aft... along with all the other junk I toss back there. So I came up with the idea of storing the dodger and accessories under the cushion and keep the port side bunk usable. So I built a 6.5 inch Hinged raised bunk for the cushion to sit on and with storage for the dodger underneath. (construction pics on my website) I used Poli-cor 4x8 sheet ($80 ouch, but light weight) and some primed and treated armor wood for the frame. Then I carpeted the bunk to go with the rest of the carpet in the boat. There is now room to sleep and get rid of the clutter.

Published by: Erik Hardtle


Model Year: 1999
Photo Caption: Hidden Storage

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