News & Innovations

The Ellis Yankee

Posted by on Nov 10, 2014 in All Ellis 36 Models Including Patriot and Yankee, Ellis Downeast News, Ellis News & Innovations | Comments Off

The Ellis Yankee

The Downeast “Yankee” is an Ellis built to high standards, yet in a more basic package – for those seeking a simple boating solution.

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The Ellis Patriot

Posted by on Nov 9, 2014 in All Ellis 36 Models Including Patriot and Yankee, Ellis Downeast News, Ellis News & Innovations | Comments Off

The Ellis Patriot

When singer/songwriter Billy Joel came to us looking for a new sport fishing design on our Ellis 36, we were glad to help out.

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Bunker and Ellis – Downeast Yacht Tradition

Posted by on Mar 30, 2014 in Ellis News & Innovations | Comments Off

Bunker and Ellis – Downeast Yacht Tradition

Bunker and Ellis – Boats with beautiful lines and a teak/mahogany finish, Raymond and Ralph built 60 immaculate yachts and lobster boats from 1947 to 1978.

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Our Hull Philosophy

Posted by on Feb 21, 2014 in Ellis Downeast News, Ellis News & Innovations | Comments Off

Our Hull Philosophy

”The answer for Maine lobstermen is NOT a lightweight v-bottom boat with jets, pods, or stern-drives.”

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Ellis Cantilevered Seats

Posted by on Nov 13, 2013 in Ellis Innovations, Ellis News & Innovations | Comments Off

Ellis Cantilevered Seats

The patented Ellis Cantilevered Seat: The seats also move up/down and forward/aft with the flip of a switch located on the sidearm. They face in either direction and are roomy enough for two people.

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Evolution Marine Shaft System

Posted by on Oct 28, 2013 in Ellis Innovations, Ellis News & Innovations | Comments Off

Evolution Marine Shaft System

A long-running, low-maintenance, oil-lubricated shaft system that significantly improves speed, propeller efficiency, and fuel economy, while reducing hull vibration and associated noise levels.

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Ellis 36 Ultra Jet

Posted by on Oct 28, 2013 in All Ellis 36 Models Including Patriot and Yankee, Ellis Innovations, Ellis News & Innovations | Comments Off

Ellis 36 Ultra Jet

The Ellis 36 UltraJet® incorporates a twin jet propulsion system that avoids lobster gear, provides impressive maneuverability, and reduces the overall draft, all on a seaworthy semi-displacement hull.

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About Ellis

Posted by on Oct 10, 2013 in Ellis Downeast News, Ellis News & Innovations | Comments Off

About Ellis

Bunker and Ellis began building custom yachts in 1947. Ellis Boat Company continues to build in the traditional Downeast style.

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Ellis Downeast Charters

Posted by on Apr 26, 2013 in Ellis Downeast News, Ellis News & Innovations | Comments Off

Ellis Downeast Charters

Ellis Boat Company now offers bareboat Downeast Charters out of Dysart’s Great Harbor Marina in Southwest Harbor.

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