Coecles Harbor Marine recently celebrated the launch of the 50th Shelter Island Runabout, which was first conceived by singer/songwriter Billy Joel and designed by Doug Zurn in 1996.
Hull No. 50 is for a second-generation owner whose father launched hull No. 2 in 1997.
Hull No. 50 is equipped with twin Yanmar 315-hp diesels and Teleflex electronic engine controls. Instrumentation includes the Northstar 8000i touch-screen GPS/chart plotter.