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USA. Bayliss Boatworks chooses Twin Disc for precise maneuvering

Wednesday, 04 January 2017


Bayliss Boatworks

 Whether landing trophy game fish or nestled in a quiet harbor, there's no mistaking a Bayliss Boatworks offshore sport fisher. The boat builder puts as much attention into the fine interior joinery as it does the fishing performance. That's why it chooses Twin Disc marine transmissions and controls. Because when the strike comes, there's no better combination for precise boat handling.

Twin Disc's EC300 Power Commander electronic propulsion control paired with an MGX QuickShift marine transmission deliver a degree of maneuverability unrivaled in the marketplace. From full ahead to full reverse, the combination provides smooth, fast and exacting control—essential for safely backing down on a big fish. And at slow speed, the throttle is sure, confident and instantaneous.

John Bayliss, founder and president of Bayliss Boatworks, agrees. "The Twin Disc QuickShift system offers the captain the most flexibility available to fish effectively at any speed. There's no perceptible difference as the transmission shifts from troll to full lock up, making the boat 100 percent controllable in every possible range. It's an awesome piece of equipment."

Since its founding in 2002, Bayliss Boatworks has set the world standard for building state-of-the-art, custom sportfish boats. The Wanchese, North Carolina-based company features a full service and repair facility with dockside capabilities. Its website is

For close to 100 years, Twin Disc has made boating more enjoyable. It manufactures equipment for recreational, commercial and military vessels.

Last Updated ( Wednesday, 04 January 2017 )