I ran an 07 Bare Bones for 9 years and liked it a lot. No complaints other than storage is limited, but you can use the coolers you sit on for storage. A 50 is a good match for this hull.Hey Ron, Marc from LAflyfish. PM me your number. I owe you a day on the front of my skiff.
I'd look real hard at this boat if I were in the market for a watermen.