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Boat Customs: The Name Says it All


With a few exotic, high-end projects popping out of the Boat Customs Custom Paint & Design shop in Caledonia, Mich., over the past couple of years, the company, founded by Chris Mills in 2003, is starting to turn heads nationwide. For his most recent project, Mills took a bare hull and deck from Mystic Powerboats and turned it into the radical six-seat catamaran (above) owned by Tom Borisch, Mills’ partner and director of business development.

Making its debut at the Boyne Thunder Poker Run on Lake Michigan in July and wowing onlookers a month later during the SuperCat Fest that coincided with the Lake of the Ozarks Shootout in Missouri, the C5000 pleasure catamaran—Mystic’s first with twin Mercury Racing 1350 engines—was stunning to say the least.

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