Oh, boy… Dust off your anonymous business cards.. Cause you may need them.. HA.. Today marks the day that Thayer IV 1460 the main picture boat/ barn find of the decade officially goes under the knife. We have been reporting on Mariah.. It aint pretty.. Now Thayer starts here winter journey into a life transformation as planned. Katz’s Marina, the official Woody Boater choice for the restoration laid down the gauntlet. “Mariah and Thayer IV will be in the water and riding around, by Lake Dora!” Thats what Seth said, and he is gonna try like H. E. Double hockey sticks to pull it off… Will he? Can it be done.. Two complete restorations/ preservations in 6 months.. We will find out.. And along the way, report on it.. The plan is to preserve as much as humanly possible. As much wood as can be used will be used, dents, all the details that are on the boats and used in the film will be preserved. So, let the countdown start.. We will have one heck of a party in Tavares..